Riverside acquires Helical Solutions as an add-on

The Riverside Company has acquired Helical Solutions as an add-on to its Harvey Tool platform. No financial terms were disclosed. Jones Day served as advisor to Riverside on the transaction while Antares Capital, Ares Capital Corporation, Golub Capital, Madison Capital Funding and Maranon Capital provided the funding. Base in Gorham, Maine, Helical Solutions is a maker of high-performance end mills.


Thoma Bravo buys iPipeline

Thoma Bravo has acquired Exton, Pennsylvania-based iPipeline, a tech provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance sector. The sellers were NewSpring Capital, Technology Crossover Ventures and Volition Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Golub Capital and Ares Capital Corp provided funding for the deal. Credit Suisse was the lead financial advisor to iPipeline on the transaction while Bank of America Merrill Lynch and William Blair served as co-advisors.


Actiance raises $28 mln in late-stage funding

Actiance, a provider of enterprise communications, announced it has raised $28 million in a late-stage growth investment. New investor Golub Capital joined existing investors Credit Suisse NEXT Investors, JK&B Capital, Scale Venture Partners and Sutter Hill Ventures. The Redwood City, Calif.-based company, formerly known as FaceTime Communications, raised a $15.6 million venture round in 2007.


Baird Capital buys SloanLed

Baird Capital said Friday that its U.S. private equity group has acquired SloanLed. Financial terms weren’t announced. JZ Partners, Golub Capital and Hexagon Inc. coinvested in the deal. Golub also provided senior financing. Baird Capital is the direct private investment arm of Robert W. Baird & Co. Ventura, California-based SloanLed designs and makes LED lighting solutions.


Harvest and Cressey recaps VetCor

Harvest Partners LP and Cressey & Company LP has led a recapitalization of VetCor Group Holdings Corp. No financial terms were disclosed. Jefferies LLC provided financial advice to VetCor on the transaction while Golub Capital arranged the senior debt. Headquartered in Hingham, Massachusetts, VetCor is an owner and operator of veterinary hospitals.


FFL invests in Clarkson Eyecare

FFL has made an undisclosed investment in Midwest optometry chain Clarkson Eyecare. HPC Puckett & Company provided financial advice to Clarkson Eyecare on the transaction while Golub Capital provided financing.


LLR invests in Agility Recovery

LLR Partners has invested in Agility Recovery. Financial terms weren’t announced. Generation Partners acquired Agility Recover in 2001 and retains a minority stake. Charlotte, N.C.-based Agility provides disaster recovery solutions. Golub Capital provided debt financing. Raymond James provided financial advice to Agility.


Macquarie and Golub back NetSmart’s dividend recap

Macquarie CAF Lending and Golub Capital have provided a $250 million facility to support a dividend recap of NetSmart Technologies, said a source at the Macquarie Group. NetSmart Technlogies, which is backed by Genstar Capital, is a provider of electronic medical records for the behavioral health sector.


Golub Capital hires Deerfield Capital executive Selle

Golub Capital has hired Kenneth Selle as head of loan trading in its Broadly Syndicated Loans group based out of the Chicago office. Selle will be responsible for sourcing and trading all broadly syndicated loan transactions. Selle most recently worked as managing director and head trader in the Corporate Credit Group at Deerfield Capital Management.


Golub Capital expands late stage lending, opens San Fran office

Technology lender Golub Capital is expanding its late stage lending platform with the addition of two investment directors and the opening of a new San Francisco office. The full announcement is below. GOLUB CAPITAL OPENS SAN FRANCISCO OFFICE AS PART OF ITS EXPANSION INTO LATE STAGE LENDING NEW YORK – September 16, 2014 – Golub […]

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