Topics: M&A

Private Equity Deal Helps Save Jobs

Private Equity Deal Helps Save Jobs

A British heritage retail chain has been rescued by private equity in a last minute pre-pack administration deal. Jones Bootmaker was almost destined to go under until private equity firm Endless was able to make a deal with the retailer’s current private equity owners, Alteri.   The Leeds-based private equity firm had reportedly been talking to the distressed company since [...]

Petco’s Private Equity Owners Turn to Dual-Track Process

Petco’s Private Equity Owners Turn to Dual-Track ...

  One of the terms that currently keeps popping up in private equity news is dual-track process. Many private equity firms are looking at initial public offering (IPO) at the same time as talking with potential bidders in order to exit their investments. The latest firms to do so are TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners, as they are [...]

CVC Perfume & Cosmetic Retailer from a Fellow Private Equity Firm 

CVC Perfume & Cosmetic Retailer from a Fellow ...

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners announced its purchase of the perfume and cosmetics retailer Douglas. The German retailer had recently announced its plans for an initial public offering, but CVC Capital Partners managed to snatch the company by improving its offer.   From One Private Equity Firm to Another CVC Capital Partners will buy the retailer from its fellow [...]