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Culligan, which is backed by Advent International, has acquired AquaVenture, a provider of bottle-free, filtered drinking water systems and services.
Apollo Global Management and KKR are among the private equity firms expressing interest in possibly investing in Germany's national soccer league DFL following the suspension of several matches due to the coronavirus, reported Bloomberg.
Air Canada's proposed C$720 million acquisition of Canadian tour operator Transat AT "will result in a substantial lessening or prevention of competition," according to the Canadian Competition Bureau, reported Reuters.
Palm Beach Capital has made an investment in Allen Brothers Wholesale Distributors, a whole distributor to the convenience and grocery store industry.
After being forced to cancel shows because of the coronavirus, Montreal-based Cirque du Soleil, the live entertainment company, is exploring debt restructuring options, which include bankruptcy, reported Reuters.
Canadian pet-focused merchant bank Dane Creek Capital Corp has acquired Kemptville, Ontario-based Tollden Farms, a raw pet food manufacturer.
Advance has agreed to acquire The Ironman Group, an operator of mass participation sports, from Wanda Sports Group.
Deutsche Wohnen, a German property group, has agreed to acquire rival Isaria from Lone Star, reported Reuters.
Boomerang makes liquid fill personal care and household cleaning products.
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Available capital and promise of consumer staples keep sponsors around but most companies will not seal deals in the near term.

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