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News For APO;KKR;BX;FIG;CG From The Last 14 Days
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May 28, 2015
06:59 EDTKKR, APOApollo, KKR expected to bid for GE unit, WSJ reports
Private equity firms including KKR (KKR) Apollo Global (APO) and Ares Management are among the private equity firms that are in the process of bidding for GE's (GE) business that funds LBOs, The Wall Street Journal reports, citing sources. The unit could fetch over $17B in a sale, the publication notes. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Guggenheim Securities also are expected to submit offers for the unit, and an agreement could be announced as early as next week, the sources say. Reference Link
06:08 EDTAPOFlowers Foods, others submit bids for Hostess, NY Post reports
According to sources, Flowers Foods (FLO), Grupo Bimbo, Post Foods and Aryzta AG all submitted nonbinding bids to buy Hostess (APO) for around $2B by yesterday's deadline, The New York Post reports. The sources say that "a few" private equity firms also submitted offers, "but do not seem very interested due to the competition from the strategic players," and many of the same firms bid last week for AdvancePierre Foods in a $2B auction. Reference Link
May 26, 2015
10:12 EDTFIGFortress management to meet with JMP Securities
Meeting to be held in Boston on May 27 hosted by JMP Securities.
09:12 EDTKKRKKR, Gulf Bay Group to acquire Pelican Bay property in Naples for $80M
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08:17 EDTCGGoldman hired by Carlyle for potential stake sale in Telecable, Reuters reports
Goldman Sachs (GS) has been hired by Carlyle (CG) to advise the company on a possible sale of its 85% stake in Telecable, a Spanish telecoms operator, Reuters reports, citing two sources. Reference Link
May 22, 2015
19:35 EDTFIGFortress, Mount Kellett Capital to form strategic alliance, terms not disclosed
Fortress Investment Group and Mount Kellett Capital Management announced they have reached an agreement for an affiliate of Fortress to become co-manager with Mount Kellett of the Mount Kellett investment funds and related accounts. Mount Kellett affiliates will continue to serve as general partner of the Funds. Additionally, affiliates of Fortress will become special limited partners of the Funds. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction is subject to receipt of Mount Kellett investor consent and certain other approvals and the execution of definitive agreements. The transaction is expected to close on or about June 30.
09:58 EDTBXOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Allison Transmission (ALSN) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Avago (AVGO) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... Blackstone (BX) initiated with a Positive at Susquehanna... Cellectis (CLLS) initiated with an Outperform at Oppenheimer... Cypress Semiconductor (CY) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... Esperion (ESPR) initiated with a Sell at Chardan... H&R Block (HRB) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Horizon Pharma (HZNP) initiated with an Outperform at Leerink... M/A-COM (MTSI) initiated with a Buy at Goldman... Meritor (MTOR) initiated with a Hold at Stifel... Micron (MU) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... Monster Worldwide (MWW) initiated with a Neutral at Piper Jaffray... NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... National Storage (NSA) initiated with a Sector Weight at KeyBanc... ON Semiconductor (ON) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... Qorvo (QRVO) initiated with a Buy at Goldman... SanDisk (SNDK) initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho... Sharps Compliance (SMED) initiated with a Buy at Stifel... Skyworks (SWKS) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... StemCells (STEM) initiated with a Buy at Cantor... Synaptics (SYNA) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... Synergy Pharmaceuticals (SGYP) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Texas Instruments (TXN) initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho... TriNet (TNET) initiated with a Neutral at Piper Jaffray... Vascular Biogenics (VBLT) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Verifone (PAY) initiated with an Outperform at Imperial Capital... uniQure (QURE) initiated with an Outperform at Oppenheimer.
07:02 EDTBXBlackstone initiated with a Positive at Susquehanna
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May 20, 2015
10:00 EDTAPOOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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08:51 EDTBXBlackstone to sell 25% stake in Eircom to Anchorage Capital, Reuters says
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08:20 EDTAPOApollo Global upgraded to Equal Weight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley
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06:17 EDTAPOApollo Global upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
May 19, 2015
08:38 EDTAPOApollo Global acquires Protection 1, ASG Security
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06:31 EDTFIGFortress Investment reports 6.4% stake in Newcastle Investment
Fortress Investment Group (FIG) reports a 6.4% stake in Newcastle Investment (NCT).
May 18, 2015
15:54 EDTAPOFidelity & Guaranty Life moving forward with sale process, dealReporter says
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May 15, 2015
11:08 EDTKKROmega Advisors gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Targa Resources (TRGP), Targa Resources Partners (NGLS), Humana (HUM), Dow Chemical (DOW), and Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA). INCREASED STAKES: Kinder Morgan (KMI), Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM), AerCap Holdings (AER), Shire (SHPG), and KKR & Co. (KKR). DECREASED STAKES: eBay (EBAY), Altisource Portfolio Solutions (ASPS), Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Navient (NAVI), and TerraForm Power (TERP). LIQUIDATED STAKES: HCA Holdings (HCA), Gilead (GILD), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), and Apple (AAPL).
09:01 EDTKKRKKR forms JV with Monterra Energy
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06:55 EDTBXBlackstone takes minority stake in Magnetar Capital, WSJ reports
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