CPPIB agrees to buy Wilton Re for $1.8 bln

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board said Friday that it has agreed to acquire Wilton Re for $1.8 billion. The sellers include Stone Point Capital, Kelso & Company, Vestar Capital Partners and FFL. Headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda, Wilton Re is a life insurance provider for the U.S. market.

Kelso & Company to Acquire Swank Audio Visuals

New York-based private equity firm Kelso & Company is to acquire Swank Audio Visuals. The company provides audiovisual and event technology services within the hotel, resort, meetings and conference center industries. Barclays and Macquarie Capital served as advisors to Kelso, and are arranging financing for the transaction.

Audax Sells Nivel to Kelso

Mid-market investor Audax Group has sold Nivel Holdings to Kelso & Company. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Nivel is a distributor of golf car aftermarket parts and accessories. PRESS RELEASE Audax Group announced it has completed the sale of Nivel Holdings, LLC (“Nivel”) to Kelso & Company. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Nivel is a leading value-added […]

Kelso & Company Inks Agreement to Buy Logan’s Roadhouse

National restaurant chain Logan’s Roadhouse, owned by several private equity firms including New York-based Black Canyon Capital, has a signed an agreement to be acquired by the New York PE firm Kelso & Company for an undisclosed transaction price. PRESS RELEASE: Logan’s Roadhouse, Inc. (Logan’s) announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to be […]

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