Great Hill Partners’ $2.5 Billion Fund Formation

Latham & Watkins LLP advised Great Hill Partners on the fund formation. Great Hill Partners, a leading growth-oriented private equity firm, announced the first and final closing of Great Hill Equity Partners VII, L.P., reaching its hard cap of US$2.5 billion of limited partner commitments. Launched in February, the Fund was oversubscribed and surpassed its […]

TrustArc’s $70 Million Series D Financing

DBO Partners, and Fenwick & West provided legal counsel to TrustArc. Goodwin Procter provided legal counsel to Bregal Sagemount. TrustArc is the leader in privacy compliance and data protection solutions and offers an unmatched combination of innovative technology and TRUSTe certification solutions. The round was led by private equity firm, Bregal Sagemount. Existing investors Accel, […]

EagleTree Capital’s Acquisition of Invincible Boat Company

Holland & Knight advised Invincible Boat Company and its founding shareholder on the sale of a majority stake. Headquartered in Opa Locka, Florida, Invincible Boat Company manufactures and sells high-performance semi-custom saltwater fishing boats. Invincible was founded in 2006 by entrepreneur and competitive fisherman Alex Lipworth. EagleTree Capital, on behalf of its private equity fund […]

Minerva Project’s $57 Million Series C Financing

Fenwick & West represented Minerva Project in the transaction. Minerva Project, is a leading educational innovator, providing top-tier higher education offerings to the Minerva Schools at KGI and other educational partners. Minerva draws on the best traditions of a research-based university education while leveraging cutting-edge technologies and harvesting decades of research on student learning and […]

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice’s Acquisition of Sirius Computer Solutions

Cravath represented Credit Suisse, as administrative agent and lead arranger, in connection with the arrangement of credit facilities provided to Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. The facilities were used to finance Clayton, Dubilier & Rice’s acquisition of Sirius Computer Solutions. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal advisor, and Credit Suisse acted as financial advisor to […]

Autokiniton Global Group’s $900 Million Acquisition Of Tower International

Simpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as financial advisor to Tower International, Inc. (NYSE: TOWR) in connection with its announced acquisition by Autokiniton Global Group (“AGG”), a portfolio company of KPS Capital Partners, for $31 per share in cash in a transaction valued at approximately $900 million. Tower International is a leading manufacturer of […]

Micron’s $1.75 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters in connection with the public offering by Micron Technology, Inc. (“Micron”) of $900 million aggregate principal amount of 4.185% Senior Notes due 2027 and $850 million aggregate principal amount of 4.663% Senior Notes due 2030. The net proceeds of the offering will be used to primarily fund the purchase price […]

UGI’s $1.275B Acquisition of Columbia Midstream Group

Credit Suisse is serving as UGI’s financial advisor and Latham & Watkins LLP is serving as legal counsel. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC acted as exclusive financial advisor to TC Energy in connection with the sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary Columbia Midstream Group, LLC. UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) announced that its subsidiary, UGI Energy Services, LLC, […]

Blackstone Real Estate’s £360 Million Acquisition Of Swedish Logistics Portfolio

Simpson Thacher represented Blackstone Real Estate in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of logistics assets located across Sweden. The portfolio consists of 30 assets and had a gross purchase price of approximately SEK 4.2 billion (approximately £360 million). Blackstone Real Estate Inc. provides investment management and advisory services. The Company offers private equity […]

Callon’s $3.2 Billion Acquisition Of Carrizo

Davis Polk represented J.P. Morgan LLC as financial adviser to Callon Petroleum Company in connection with its $3.2 billion acquisition of Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. The transaction, which is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2019, is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals, including the approval of shareholders of both […]

United Talent Agency’s Investment in Klutch Sports Group

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP served as legal advisors to UTA on the deal. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP advised Klutch Sports Group. Main Street Advisors served as Klutch Sport Group’s representative and structured the transaction in collaboration with UTA. The leading talent and entertainment company United Talent Agency (UTA), announced a significant […]