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.
Fund Adviser Accused of $229K Expenses Fraud
The SEC says a former Apollo Management senior partner billed PE fund clients for personal expenses including family vacations and spa visits.
What to Expect as a Portfolio-Firm CFO Candidate
A search firm details the steps it takes to fill finance-chief positions at middle-market, PE-backed companies.
Ruby Tuesday Going Private in $335M Deal
NRD Capital will purchase the restaurant chain, which has lost money for nine straight quarters amid competition from fast-dining concepts.
Capital Gets a Reset
Among a number of capital-raising experiments, some companies are seeking investors for specific projects.
29-Year-Old Prodigy Named Kraft Heinz CFO
David Knopf's promotion is "another sign that financial professionals are accumulating more and more responsibility at a younger age."