Gilead Sciences and Kite $567 Million Acquisition of Cell Design Labs

Citi acted as financial advisor to the Cell Design Labs in connection with the transaction. Skadden is advising Gilead Sciences, Inc. and its cell therapy subsidiary Kite Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) and its cell therapy subsidiary Kite announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which they have agreed to acquire […]

Lennar’s $1.2 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Willkie advised Lennar Corporation, one of the nation’s largest homebuilders, in its latest bond offering. Lennar Corporation, one of the nation’s largest homebuilders, closed its offering of $300 million of 2.95% Senior Notes due 2020 and $900 million of 4.75% Senior Notes due 2027. The offering was announced and priced on November 14, 2017. The […]

LFM Capital’s Acquisition of a majority stake in Medix Specialty Vehicles

Bass, Berry & Sims advised LFM Capital on the deal LFM Capital acquired a majority stake in Medix Specialty Vehicles, an Indiana based ambulance company, on September 1, 2017. This transaction grows LFM’s portfolio to five manufacturers that make clamps, anchoring systems, shelves and other products. Financial terms not publicly disclosed. LFM Capital is a […]

The Hartford’s $2.05 Billion Sale of Talcott Resolution

Sullivan & Cromwell represents Global Atlantic Financial Group, Pine Brook and J. Safra Group, Stroock is representing Atlas Merchant Capital, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Cornell Capital LLC The Hartford has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Talcott Resolution, its run-off life and annuity businesses, to a group of investors led by Cornell […]

Ardmore Shipping Corporation’s Secondary Public Offering

Perkins Coie represented Ardmore Shipping Corporation on the offering Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that GA Holdings LLC (the “Selling Shareholder”) has priced an underwritten public offering of 5,579,978 shares of the Company’s common stock at a public offering price of $8.10 per share. The Company has granted the […]

Atento S.A.’s $127.3 Million Secondary Offering

Kirkland & Ellis, Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados, NautaDutilh, Arendt & Medernach, Davis Polk & Wardwell and Lefosse advised on the transaction Atento S.A. (NYSE: ATTO), the largest provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing solutions (CRM BPO) in Latin America and among the top five providers worldwide, announced today the closing […]

Nellson Nutraceutical’s acquisition of Genysis Brand Solutions Inc.

Antares Holdings provided Nellson with fully committed credit facilities sufficient to close the transaction. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP acted as legal counsel to Nellson. Houlihan Lokey acted as financial advisor to Genysis. Nellson Nutraceutical, LLC (Nellson), a leading North American formulator and manufacturer of branded and private-label nutritional bar and functional powder […]

Bain Capital Ventures and Silversmith Capital Partners’ Acquisition of Swift Prepaid Solutions

Choate advised Silversmith Capital Partners on the deal Silversmith Capital Partners and Bain Capital Ventures have partnered to acquire Swift Prepaid Solutions, a leading provider of prepaid solutions for global incentive and reward programs. Initially founded as a non-bank issuer of Visa and Mastercard prepaid cards, today Swift distributes millions of payments annually on behalf […]

Northern States Power Company (Wisconsin)’s $100 Million Mortgage Bond Offering

Hunton & Williams LLP advised the underwriters on an SEC-registered offering by Northern States Power Company, a Wisconsin corporation (NSPW) of $100 million aggregate principal amount of 3.75% First Mortgage Bonds, Series due December 1, 2047. Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley acted as Joint Book-Running Managers. NSPW was incorporated in 1901 under the laws of […]

Indiana Michigan Power Company’s $50 Million Tax-Exempt Remarketing

Hunton & Williams LLP acted as counsel to Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, as remarketing agent, for the remarketing of $50,000,000 aggregate principal amount of City of Rockport, Indiana Pollution Control Revenue Refunding Bonds (Indiana Michigan Power Company Project), Series 2002 A. Indiana Michigan Power Company is a subsidiary of American Electric Power Company, Inc. […]