11 hrs ago
Valence Group Banker Sees Good Mix of Chemical Deals Ahead
The Valence Group's Anton Ticktin , who's been focused on mergers and acquisitions in the chemical sector since the late 1990s, ranks 2013's deal prospects as bullish, with major private equity players wading in.
14 hrs ago
After Six Years, Bain, CD&R and Carlyle Could Get Their Money Back with HD Supply IPO
HD Supply is expected to go public next week, in an IPO that could raise as much as $1.33 billion.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Guitar Center's Financial Frets Won't Impede Store Openings
Guitar Center has fallen on hard times. According to Reuters , American finanical services company Standard & Poor's has dropped the music retailer's corporate credit rating to "CCC+" from "B-," citing struggles with "weak operating trends."
Sun Jun 16, 2013
UPDATE 1-Bain, Altor offer $1.1 for Cermaq's top unit
Private equity firms Bain Capital and Altor offered $1.1 billion for salmon farmer Cermaq's fish feed arm on Monday, complicating Marine Harvest's plans to take over the whole firm in a $1.7 billion hostile bid.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Bain Capital-backed Trinseo files to withdraw $400 million IPO
Trinseo SA, a plastics maker backed by Bain Capital, said on Friday that it has decided not to pursue its proposed initial public offering of up to $400 million.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Carlyle-backed HD Supply plans to raise $1.33 billion in IPO
Global stock markets fell for a third straight day on Thursday and the U.S. dollar hit a 10-week low against the yen as investors unwound bets linked to central bank stimulus measures that have buoyed many asset markets.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
BUYOUTS-Bain Capital's Guitar Center hits rough patch
Standard & Poor's cut its debt rating on Bain Capital-owned Guitar Center Holdings Inc late last month, as the music retailer purchased during the height of the 2007 buyout boom struggles with "weak operating trends."
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Silicon Valley, New York and now Boston Pittsburgh firms hitting the road
Right about now, about a dozen Pittsburgh life science entrepreneurs should be wrapping up a meeting with the Boston arm of Polaris Partners.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Edcon posts wider loss
Edcon, a South African clothing retailer owned by Bain Capital Partners, posted a wider annual loss as changes in stores and management disrupted sales.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Price Offering of Ordinary Shares, Software Aiding in Nationwide...
Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting Sensata Technologies Holding NV , Trimble Navigation Limited , Waters Corp.
Fri May 31, 2013
Exclusive: Bain, Advent cancel sale of WorldPay's U.S. unit
WorldPay's private equity owners, Bain Capital LLC and Advent International Corp, have canceled the auction of the payment processing firm's U.S. unit, WorldPay told Reuters on Friday.
Thu May 30, 2013
Update 1-Bain, Axa Pe bid for Maisons du Monde -sources
Bain Capital LLC and AXA Private Equity are the finalists in the bidding contest for French furniture-store chain Maisons du Monde, owned by private equity firms Apax and LBO France, sources familiar with the deal said.
Private equity tries for 2014 redo
After Mitt Romney's 2012 train wreck, you might think the private equity industry would want to stay far, far away from electoral politics.
Wed May 29, 2013
Bain Capital eyes Latin America private equity fund
Bain Capital LLC is contemplating a Latin America-focused investment fund in the next three to five years, one of its managing directors said on Wednesday, making it the latest private equity firm to consider such a move.
Tue May 28, 2013
Bain Bought OFF American Bridge: Romney's Organized Crimes Continue
Reported by the Huffington Post is the repost BuzzFeed Politics story Liberal Super PAC Had Secret Bain Ties on main stream media's purportedly biased left, selling out for dollars to the right .. Apparently the top fundraiser at American Bridge and her associate felt like being a "Boehner" in being "bought off" by Bain Capital.
New York Post
Buyout dividend delight
Buyout firms from Bain Capital to Onex Corp. are raising loans through companies they own to pay themselves dividends at a pace that exceeds even the frothy days leading to the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.
Thu May 23, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Report: Cerberus or Bain Capital might buy Harris Teeter
Shoppers take to the aisles following the grand opening of 201central in Wesley Chapel, Wednesday, Oct.
Banker & Tradesman
Bain Capital Founder Sells Ritz Pad For $5.2M
The founder of Boston-based private-equity firm Bain Capital has sold an apartment at the Ritz-Carlton Residences for $5.2 million.
Wed May 22, 2013
Understanding Experian when it comes to your credit report
Experian is the only major credit bureaus founded outside of the United States .
Solamere Capital, Romneys' PE Firm, Launches Fund II
Solamere Capital , the private equity fund-of-funds and co-investment firm co-founded by Mitt Romney's eldest son, Taggart Romney , has begun raising its second vehicle, Solamere Capital Fund II LP, according to a government filing.