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ECi Software Solutions Acquired by The Carlyle Group
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. ECi Software Solutions is a leading provider of industry-specific business management and e-commerce software for growing and midsize companies in a broad variety of industries, including office products, office furniture, office equipment, lumber/building materials, hardware, manufacturing, retail ... (more)
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Commscope Holding Company, Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing Other Events
No shares are being sold by the Company in this secondary offering, and the Company will not receive any of the proceeds from the sale of the Company's shares by the Selling Stockholder.
EU mergers and takeovers
Rio Tinto's sale of its majority stake in Australia's third-largest thermal coal mine, the Clermont mine, to Glencore Xstrata and Japan's Sumitomo Corporation -- Carlyle Group to buy Illinois Tool Works Inc's industrial packaging unit for $3.2 billion -- Sale by Britain's Royal Bank of Scotland of some structured retail investor products and equity ... (more)
Famous Brands names two to board, including Z Capital director
Famous Brands International , the parent company of TCBY Yogurt and Mrs. Fields Cookies , has appointed two people to its board of directors, including Joseph Nasr , a director at Z Capital Partners , which owns Famous Brands.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Bids for Russell Investments due next week
Goldman Sachs, which is running the Russell process , has narrowed bidders to a handful of strategics and large buyout shops, three private equity sources said.
EU mergers and takeovers
Japanese chemicals producer Kuraray to buy U.S. peer DuPont's glass laminating solutions business -- Israeli conglomerate Ben-Moshe Group and Dolphin Fund to acquire Israel group IDB Development Corp Ltd -- Dutch company Varo Energy, which is controlled by the Carlyle Group, to acquire assets from Austrian oil group OMV -- U.S. food packager Crown ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
BankUnited stock reaches new high, private equity firms to sell more stock
Coming off a new high for its stock on Tuesday, BankUnited announced that the four private equity firms that founded the company will sell more of its shares on the public market for the second time this year - capping an investment that has more than doubled in value for them.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Security Sales & Integration
The Carlyle Group Purchases Tyco's South Korean Security Arm for $1.93B
Tyco Int'l plans to sell its South Korean fire and security business to private equity firm The Carlyle Group for $1.93 billion.
Carlyle Group selling Veyance Technologies unit for US$1.91B to ContiTech
German auto parts maker Continental AG is buying rubber and plastics maker Veyance Technologies Inc. from private equity firm The Carlyle Group for US$1.91-billion.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Markets Focus on Crisis in Ukraine
The U.S. futures markets are lower as the crisis in the Ukraine escalated over the weekend.
The Carlyle Group Upgraded to "Buy" by Thomson Reuters/Verus
A number of other firms have also recently commented on CG. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of The Carlyle Group in a research note on Thursday, February 20th.
Ford and Yandex Are Big Market Movers
The automaker's sales in February slumped by 6 percent as winter storms chilled consumers' desire to shop for new cars.
Aerospace and Defense Executive John Belcher Joins the Signalhorn Board of Directors
Mr. Belcher is the former Chairman and CEO of ARINC, an Annapolis, MD-based provider of transport communications and systems engineering solutions to aviation, defense and government customers.
National Public Radio
Tyco Selling South Korean Security Arm For $1.93B
Fire protection and security company Tyco is selling its South Korean security business to asset manager The Carlyle Group for about $1.93 billion.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Greenwich Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Louis Vincent Gerstner Jr.
Louis Vincent Gerstner Jr., who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 72 on Saturday.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Lockheed Martin Elects Daniel F. Akerson To Board Of Directors
Prior to serving as Chairman and CEO of General Motors, Akerson, 65, was a Managing Director of The Carlyle Group, and previously served as chairman, chief executive officer or president of several major companies including XO Communications, Nextel Communications, General Instrument Corporation and MCI Communications.
Transpacific NZ bids due
Listed Kiwi infrastructure and utilities fund Infratil and private equity giant The Carlyle Group will fight it out on Friday when final bids are due for Transpacific Industries Group's $1 billion New Zealand business.
Wall Street Journal
Carlyle Group Founders Took Home About $750 Million for 2013
The founders of private-equity firm Carlyle Group took home about $750 million for 2013, according to data from a filing Thursday.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest
* Private equity giant Carlyle Group is expected to bid for Transpacific Industries Group Ltd's New Zealand waste management business, competing with state funds from both New Zealand and China in a deal that could fetch about NZ$1 billion , a source close to the sale told Reuters.
Rubenstein on WhatsApp: 'I Don't Think [Facebook] Made a Big Mistake'
David Rubenstein, CEO of Carlyle Group, joined Bloomberg Television's Cristina Alesci to discuss WhatApp, Facebook and the tech sector at the SuperReturn International Conference in Berlin.