KKR to Buy Envision Healthcare for $5.57B
The $46-per-share deal “is the latest in a spate of mergers and acquisitions among physician networks."
Sony to Buy a Controlling Stake in EMI
The Japanese conglomerate is paying more than $2 billion for a 60% interest in the music publisher.
Silver Lake Offers $3B for U.K. Property Portal
Zoopla, a British counterpart to Zillow, has been growing as consumers continue to shift to websites for initial property searches and other services.
Analogic Agrees to $1B Sale to PE Firm Altaris
The pioneer of computer tomography imaging cites "the increasingly competitive markets that we serve" in deciding to end its 50 years of independence.
GE Sells Healthcare Assets to PE Firm for $1B
The sale to Veritas Capital appears to fit General Electric's "overarching objective to become a truly digital industrial company."
Yeti Cools on Initial Public Offering Plan
The high-end cooler maker's IPO had been considered a "sure thing," but it decided not to proceed due to market conditions.
Weinstein Co. Agrees to $424M Sale to PE Firm
Lantern Capital made a "stalking horse" bid for the movie studio, which filed Chapter 11 following the downfall of co-founder Harvey Weinstein.
Crown Holdings Acquires Signode’s Packaging Solutions
The $3.9 billion deal will "add a portfolio of premier transit and protective packaging franchises" to Crown's metal packaging business.
Unilever Sells Spreads Business to KKR for $8B
The business has been in decline as consumers turn to natural fats such as butter but KKR believes it has "a firm foundation for future growth."
Arby’s Owner Buys Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9B
After pulling off an impressive turnaround at Arby's, Roark Capital faces a similar challenge at the chicken-wing chain.
Barracuda Networks Goes Private in $1.6B Deal
Private-equity giant Thoma Bravo cites the "increasingly prevalent, hostile, and complex threat environment" in acquiring the data security software firm.