JZ Capital Partners Ltd has agreed to sell Bolder Healthcare Solutions. Cognizant is the buyer. JZCP will realize about $108 million in gross proceeds from this sale. Bolder Healthcare, of Louisville, Kentuck, provides healthcare revenue cycle management services to the hospital and physician marketplace in the United States.
Z CAPITAL PARTNERS TO REALISE GAIN – NAV UPLIFT OF 4.3%
12 March 2018
JZ Capital Partners Limited (LSE:JZCP.L or “JZCP”), the London listed fund that invests in US and European microcap companies and US real estate, is pleased to announce an agreement to sell Bolder Healthcare Solutions (“BHS”) to a subsidiary of Cognizant, one of the world’s leading professional services companies.
Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, BHS offers a full suite of healthcare revenue cycle management services to the hospital and physician marketplace in the United States. BHS was formed through a co-investment partnership between JZCP and the Edgewater Funds.
JZCP will realise approximately $108.0 million in gross proceeds from this sale, representing an increase in net asset value (“NAV”) of approximately $35.1 million, or 4.3% of NAV, as of January 31, 2018.
David Zalaznick, JZCP’s Founder and Investment Adviser, commented: “This will be a significant transaction that demonstrates JZCP’s ability to consistently realise key assets at, or above, NAV. Our CEO, Mike Shea, and his management team at BHS did a superb job and we appreciate all their efforts that made this such a successful transaction.”
Completion of the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals, including The Hart–Scott–Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976.
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