Calera Capital takes stake in TSG

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Calera Capital has acquired a stake in Transaction Services Group Limited, a payment solutions provider. No financial terms were disclosed. In addition to the funding, Calera Capital’s James Farrell, Paul Walsh and Brian Fearnow will join TSG’s board.

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Calera Capital buys majority of RFIB Holdings

By Luisa Beltran — 4 months ago

Calera Capital said Thursday that it has bought a majority stake in RFIB Holdings Ltd. Financial terms weren’t announced. Management and employees of RFIB, led by CEOJonathan Turnbull, will retain a significant equity stake. Dennis Mahoney, former CEO of Aon UK, is joining as Executive Chairman and has also invested. London-based RFIB is Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker.

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Calera Capital acquires United Site Services

By Chris Witkowsky — 2 years ago

Calera Capital has acquired United Site Services, which provides portable sanitation, temporary fencing and related services. Calera made the acquisition in partnership with management. Calera managing partner James Farrell and principal Ethan Thurow will join the company’s board. Financial details were not disclosed.

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Calera Capital’s Sterling Infosystems Grows with BackCheck Acquisition

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Sterling Infosystems, a background checking company owned by management and San Francisco-based private equity firm Calera Capital has acquired Vancouver, Canada-based BackCheck. BackCheck is a also provider of background checking products and services. PRESS RELEASE Sterling Infosystems, Inc., a company owned by management and Calera Capital, a San Francisco based private equity firm, today announced […]

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Sterling Infosystems Inks Financing from Calera Capital

5 years ago

New York-based Sterling Infosystems, which provides employment and background screening services, has inked an undisclosed amount of financing from middle-market private equity shop Calera Capital. The companies did not disclose the size of Calera’s stake in Sterling. Paul Walsh, a Calera partner, will join Sterling as board chairman. Calera’s Mark Williamson and Michael Moon will also serve as directors. Sterling’s current chief executive and president will continue to lead the company.

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New Details on Ironshore Funding

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

Ironshore Inc., a Bermuda-based insurance company founded in 2007, has revealed more information about a recent $300 million capital infusion. As previously reported new investor GTCR will contribute $200 million. We now also know that Wellington Management will invest $50 million, while return backer Calera Capital will invest the remaining $50 million. Ironshore was launched in late 2006 with a $1 billion capitalization, including $200 million in equity from Calera, Irving Place Capital, Corporate Partners, TowerBrook Capital Partners and Greenhill Capital Partners.

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LoopNet Raises $50 Million PIPE

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

LoopNet Inc. (Nasdaq: LOOP) has agreed to sell $50 million in convertible preferred stock to Calera Capital and existing backers Trinity Ventures and Rustic Canyon Partners. The securities would be convertible into LoopNet common stock at $6.72 per share, or a 10% premium to Friday’s closing price. LoopNet is a San Francisco–based online marketplace for commercial real estate and businesses for sale in the United States.

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Calera Fund Closes Short of Target

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

Calera Capital (f.k.a. Fremont Partners) has closed its fourth fund with $700 million in capital commitments, according to LBO Wire. The San Francisco-based buyout firm had been targeting $1.25 billion. www.caleracapital.com

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