GE Antares Capital Provides $405 Million Credit Facility for Tank Holdings Acquisition

GE Antares, a Chicago-based unit of GE Capital, provided a $405 million senior credit facility to support Leonard Green & Partners’ acquisition of Tank Holdings, a manufacturer of rotational polyethylene and steel storage tanks and containers. Leonard Green is an L.A.-based private equity firm. PRESS RELEASE: GE Antares, a unit of GE Capital, announced today it […]

Leonard Green Inks Buy of Tank Holdings

Olympus Partners has agreed to sell Tank Holdings Corp. to Leonard Green & Partners. The deal is expected to be completed in third quarter. Financial terms weren’t announced. Tank makes and designs proprietary rotationally-molded polyethylene and steel containers. Gary Matt, Richard Siegel, Hank Johnson and Nick Parks of Barclays advised Tank and Olympus. PRESS RELEASE […]

Leonard Green & Partners Closes Above Target

Leonard Green & Partners has closed its sixth private equity investment fund, Green Equity Investors VI. GEI VI exceeded its original target, closing at its hard cap of $6 billion in limited partner commitments along with $250 million from affiliates of LGP. PRESS RELEASE Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. (“LGP”) today announced the closing of […]

Minnesota Investment Board Pledges $625M To Four Funds

The Minnesota State Board of Investment, which manages $57.5 billion for several state pension funds, has been ramping-up its private equity program during the last several months, pledging $625 million to four funds at its most recent meeting.

Prospect Acquires Nix Health

Prospect Medical Holdings has acquired Nix Health Care System, a company that offers San Antonio and the surrounding communities a vast array of medical services ranging from primary care and surgical services to behavioral and rehabilitation services. Prospect Medical Holdings is a healthcare services company headquartered in Los Angeles and backed by private equity firm […]

Ares Offers $1.55B for 99 Cents Only Stores

Ares Capital has offered $1.55 billion for 99 Cents Only Stores, topping a $1.41 billion offer reportedly made by Leonard Green & Partners, Reuters reported, citing the New York Post. Ares reportedly offered $22 a share for the company. Shares of 99 Cents closed at $20.05 Thursday.

BJ’s OKs CVC, Green LBO

(Reuters) – BJ’s Wholesale Club Inc said shareholders approved its takeover by private equity firm Leonard Green & Partners and funds advised by CVC Capital Partners in a deal worth $2.8 billion. Holders of about 72 percent of the company’s stock voted in favor of the deal while holders of less than a percent of […]

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