Seidler-backed Sportman’s Warehouse rolls out IPO

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, a portfolio company of Seidler Equity Partners, has launched its IPO of 12.5 million shares after pricing it at $9.50 per share. The stock began trading Thursday on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “SPWH.” Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs are the lead underwriters. Based in Midvale, Utah, Sportman’s is an outdoor sporting goods retailer.

GS Capital Partners and Thomas H. Lee Partners to sell Michael Foods for $2.45 bln

Post Holdings said Thursday that it has agreed to buy Elizabeth, NJ-based food products provider Michael Foods from GS Capital Partners, Thomas H. Lee Partners and other owners for $2.45 billion. The deal is expected to close in the second calendar quarter of 2014. Barclays is advising Post on the transaction while BofA Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs are advising Michael Foods.

Moelis & Company debuts IPO

Global investment bank Moelis & Company has launched its IPO after pricing its 6.5 million shares at $25 per share. The stock began trading Wednesday on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “MC.” Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley are the lead underwriters.

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KKR to sell Ipreo to Goldman Sachs, Blackstone – Reuters

Blackstone and Goldman Sachs‘ investment arm are set to buy Ipreo from KKR in a private equity secondary deal that values the data company at $975 million, the Financial Times reported, writes Reuters. The planned sale comes barely three years after KKR acquired Ipreo for $425 million, writes Reuters.

VC-backed Dropbox names former Secy of State Rice to board of directors

According to an announcement on its site made by CEO and founder Drew Houston, Dropbox has added former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice to its board of directors. Rice served in her post under former President George W. Bush. Also, the firm has named Sujay Jaswa as its chief financial officer and Dennis Woodside as its chief operating officer. Based in San Francisco, Dropbox allows computer users to share photos, documents and videos anywhere without emailing files. Its backers include Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, Benchmark, Goldman Sachs, BlackRock and Morgan Stanley. To read further details about Dropbox expanding its leadership team and adding Rice to its board, visit here.

Sheridan Healthcare hires banks for IPO – WSJ

Sheridan Healthcare Inc, a physician services company, has hired banks for an initial public offering, which may raise between $400 million and $500 million, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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VC-backed MobileIron files for IPO

MobileIron said Monday that it has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as the stock’s pricing terms have yet to be set. Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs will serve as lead underwriters. Based in Mountain View, Calif., MobileIron is a provider of mobile IT security and management for apps, content and devices. Its backers include Institutional Venture Partners, Foundation Capital, Norwest Venture Partners and Sequoia Capital.

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