Frontier, Yucaipa, Magic John Enterprises Invest in e-VERIFILE

By Luisa Beltran — 4 years ago

Frontier Capital has invested in e-VERIFILE along with CEO Mark Wilson, The Yucaipa Companies, Magic Johnson Enterprises and Plexus Capital. Financial services were not announced. e-VERIFILE provides risk assessment, administrative support and workforce solutions. PRESS RELEASE Frontier Capital is pleased to announce its recent investment in e-VERIFILE, Inc., in partnership with experienced CEO, Mark Wilson, […]


Reuters: PE Crowds Warner Music Auction

By Reuters News — 5 years ago

NEW YORK, April 10 (Reuters) – Warner Music Group’s board is expected to review second-round bids for the company at a meeting in the coming week, a source familiar with the matter said. Up to 10 investors have put in bids ahead of the meeting, offering a range of valuations from $2.8 billion to slightly […]


Riggio wins battle with Burkle over Barnes & Noble

By Barry Whyte — 5 years ago

Barnes & Noble chairman Leonard Riggio has won a bitter proxy war with Ron Burkle. Riggio has the support of 44 percent of voting shareholders, which prevents Burkle, the owner of the Yucaipa Companies private equity firm, from joining the Barnes & Noble board and buying out the company. Riggio said that Barnes & Noble will now be looking for interested buyers.