IMC acquires RiseMark

By Iris Dorbian — 54 mins ago

Investors Management Corp has acquired Omaha, Nebraska-based RiseMark Brands, an in-home senior care franchisor. No financial terms were disclosed. Madison Capital provided financing for the transaction while McLean Group LLC advised RiseMark.

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Odyssey buys Aero Precision Industries

By Iris Dorbian — 57 mins ago

Odyssey Investment Partners has acquired Aero Precision Industries from Greenwich AeroGroup Inc, a portfolio company of Berkley Capital LLC. No financial terms were disclosed. BlackArch Partners provided financial advice to Berkley on the transaction. Based in Livermore, California, API is a provider of military and commercial aerospace and MRO services.

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MSEP acquires XRI Blue

By Iris Dorbian — 2 hours ago

Morgan Stanley Energy Partners has acquired a majority stake in Entia Ventures affiliate XRI Blue. No financial terms were disclosed. BofA Merrill Lynch provided financial advice to XRI Blue on the transaction. Based in Midland, Texas, XRI Blue is a water resource management company for the upstream exploration and production industry.

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CCMP to buy team uniforms maker Badger Sportswear

By Iris Dorbian — 1 day ago

CCMP Capital Advisors LP has agreed to acquire Badger Sportswear, a provider of team uniforms and performance athletic wear. No financial terms were disclosed. Robert W. Baird & Co. is providing financial advice to Badger on the transaction. Badger CEO Jerry Carr will remain in that post and continue as chairman of the company’s board of directors.

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Z Capital to buy casino gaming company Affinity Gaming

By Iris Dorbian — 1 day ago

Z Capital Partners has agreed to acquire Las Vegas-based casino gaming operator Affinity Gaming for $17.35 per share in cash, putting it at a valuation of about $580 million. Citizen Bank N.A. provided $465 million in debt funding to Z Capital to support the transaction. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2017.

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Gryphon buys HEPACO

By Iris Dorbian — 1 day ago

Gryphon Investors has acquired HEPACO, a provider of emergency response, environmental remediation, maritime services, wastewater treatment and other industrial services. No financial terms were disclosed. Deloitte Corporate Finance provided financial advice to Gryphon on the transaction while Piper Jaffray did likewise to HEPACO.

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Water Street, JLL to sell Bioclinica to Cinven

By Chris Witkowsky — 1 day ago

Water Street Healthcare Partners and JLL Partners agreed to sell Doylestown, Pa.-based Bioclinica, Inc. to Cinven. Bioclinica provides outsourced clinical trial services. JLL Partners and Water Street merged Bioclinica and CCBR-SYNARC in 2014. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter.

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Morgan Stanley Global PE invests in Pathway Partners Vet Holding

By Chris Witkowsky — 2 days ago

Morgan Stanley Global Private Equity invested in Austin, Texas-based Pathway Partners Vet Holding LLC, which owns and operates veterinary hospitals. Along with the investment, Pathway Partners Vet Holding acquired multiple clinics through partnerships with veterinary practices and chains in the northeast, the mid-Atlantic region and southern California.

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Kelso buys Physicians Endoscopy from Pamlico

By Chris Witkowsky — 2 days ago

Kelso & Co. acquired Physicians Endoscopy, LLC in a recapitalization with management from Pamlico Capital. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Physicians Endoscopy owns and manages endoscopy surgery centers across the U.S. Guidon Partners made a minority investment in the deal alongside Kelso.

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Platinum agrees to buy insulation business from Broadway Industrial Group

By Chris Witkowsky — 2 days ago

Platinum Equity agreed to acquire Foam Plastic Solutions and Flow Control Devices business of Broadway Industrial Group. Foam Plastic Solutions provides protective packaging, insulation and component products to consumer electronics, automotive and medical industries. The proposed acquisition was led from Platinum’s Singapore office and represents the firm’s second of a business in Asia.

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