Transactions

Transactions

Company Location Transaction Size ($MM) Industry Type
ABC Learning Centres
ABC Learning Centres
U.S. / Australia Acquisition of La Petite Academy 330 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
Aames Financial
Aames Financial
United States Financial advisor in restructuring ND Financial Institutions Restructuring
Abener Energia
Abener Energia
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE gas turbine generator sets 79 Industry Loan guarantee
Access Beverage
Access Beverage
United States Debt private placement < 5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
ActiveCare
ActiveCare
United States Series F preferred from Hillair Capital Investments and other investors 3 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - equity
AFC Enterprises
AFC Enterprises
United States Sale of Cinnabon to Roark Capital ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
AFC Enterprises
AFC Enterprises
United States Sale of Church's Chicken to Arcapita 390 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Air India
Air India
U.S. / India Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 970 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Air India
Air India
U.S. / India Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 2,100 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
ALARIS Medical Systems
ALARIS Medical Systems
United States Financial advisor in restructuring ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
Allergan
Allergan
United States Spin-off of Advanced Medical Optics 585 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - spin-off
Alloy Processing
Alloy Processing
United States Sale to Precision Castparts Corp. ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Alpha Media Group
Alpha Media Group
United States Financial advisor to senior lenders in restructuring and recapitalization of Maxim magazine 180 Media/Entertainment Restructuring
Alpharma
Alpharma
United States Sale of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) to 3i Group 395 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Alpharma
Alpharma
United States Hostile defense against King Pharmaceuticals 1,600 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Hostile defense
American Airlines
American Airlines
U.S. / Argentina Acquisition of a minority stake in Aerolíneas Argentinas ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - JV / minority investment
American Handforge
American Handforge
United States Sale to Precision Castparts Corp. ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
American Phoenix Corp
American Phoenix Corp
United States M&A sale (Insurance brokerage division) to Hilb, Rogal & Hamilton ND Financial Institutions M&A sale
AmericanWest Bank
AmericanWest Bank
United States Capital raise / sale to SKBHC 180 Financial Institutions Restructuring / capital raise / M&A - sell-side
Amil International
Amil International
United States Sale to Blue Cross of Texas ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Anam Semiconductor
Anam Semiconductor
U.S. / Korea Proposed merger with Dongbu Electronics ND Technology/Communications M&A - merger of equals
Apex Learning
Apex Learning
United States Financial advisor in restructuring ND Technology/Communications Restructuring
Apria Healthcare
Apria Healthcare
United States Acquisition of multiple home health services companies ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Argosy Gaming
Argosy Gaming
United States Senior Subordinated Notes offering 150 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
AT&T
AT&T
United States Sale of copper cable business to Cable Systems International ND Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
AT&T / Lucent Tech
AT&T / Lucent Tech
United States Sale of Paradyne to Texas Pacific Group 175 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Atom Films
Atom Films
United States Sale to shockwave.com ND Media/Entertainment M&A - sell-side
Axium International
Axium International
United States Sale of assets in bankruptcy 200 Business Services Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Bear Stearns
Bear Stearns
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Benesse Corporation
Benesse Corporation
U.S. / Japan Minority squeeze-out of Berlitz International 337 Other M&A - buy-side
Berkshire Manufactured Products
Berkshire Manufactured Products
United States Sale to Whitcraft Group ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Biman Bangladesh
Biman Bangladesh
United States Loan guarantee for acuisition of Boeing aircraft 261 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Boeing Corinth Wiring & Wire-Harnesses
Boeing Corinth Wiring & Wire-Harnesses
United States Sale to Snecma/Labinal ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Boeing Ordnance Systems
Boeing Ordnance Systems
United States Sale to Alliant Techsystems ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Boeing Spokane Aircraft Component Fabrication
Boeing Spokane Aircraft Component Fabrication
United States Sale to Triumph Group ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific
United States Evaluation of strategic alternatives for the Endosurgery Group ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific
United States Divestiture of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery businesses 750 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Brains Bioceutical
Brains Bioceutical
Canada / Netherlands / Switzerland Exclusive global partnership with Royal DSM ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Joint venture
Brains Bioceutical
Brains Bioceutical
Canada Equity private placement 31.9 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - equity
Brentwood Associates
Brentwood Associates
United States Sale of Graphic Controls to Bessemer Industrial M&A - sell-side
Bumstead Manufacturing
Bumstead Manufacturing
United States Sale to Rhone Capital ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Burlington Resources
Burlington Resources
United States Acquisition of majority interest in Permian Basin Royalty Trust 134 Energy M&A - buy-side
California Amforge
California Amforge
United States Sale to Wynnchurch Capital ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
California Federal Bank
California Federal Bank
United States Recapitalization 1,400 Financial Institutions Recapitalization
California Federal Bank
California Federal Bank
United States Sale to Citigroup 5,800 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Canndescent
Canndescent
U.S. / Canada Series C Preferred capital raise 27.5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - equity
Cardinal Health
Cardinal Health
United States Spin-off of CareFusion (clinical and medical products business) 4,700 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - spin-off
Carreker Corporation
Carreker Corporation
United States Sale of company to CheckFree 206 Business Services M&A - sell-side fairness opinion
Case Farms Collective
Case Farms Collective
United States Debt capital raise ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
Central Pacific Financial
Central Pacific Financial
United States Hostile acquisition of Citybanc Bancshare 432.5 Financial Institutions Hostile transaction - M&A buy-side
Central Pacific Financial
Central Pacific Financial
United States Secondary public stock offering 68 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Chandler Trusts
Chandler Trusts
United States Sale of Times Mirror to Tribune 6,460.00 Media/Entertainment M&A - sell-side
ChoiceOne Communications
ChoiceOne Communications
United States IPO 164 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Chrysler
Chrysler
U.S. / Japan / Mexico Sale of Acustar Electrical Wiring Division to Yazaki ND Industrial M&A - sell-side
City National Corporation
City National Corporation
United States Acquisition of The Pacific Bank 145 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
CKE Restaurants
CKE Restaurants
United States Shareholder relations / strategic advisory ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Clark/Bardes Holdings
Clark/Bardes Holdings
United States IPO 36 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Clear Technology
Clear Technology
United States Equity private placement 10 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Collateral Therapeutics
Collateral Therapeutics
U.S. / Germany Sale to Schering AG 161 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Copley Press
Copley Press
United States Acquisition of the Canton Repository from Thomson Newspapers ND Media/Entertainment M&A - buy-side
Copley Press
Copley Press
United States Acquisition of Ohio assets from Thomson Newspapers / Journal ND Media/Entertainment M&A - buy-side
Corporate Express
Corporate Express
U.S. / Netherlands Sale to Buhrmann NV 2,300.00 Business Services M&A - sell-side
COTCO Luminant Device Ltd.
COTCO Luminant Device Ltd.
U.S. / Hong Kong Sale to Cree 200 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
CT Engineering
CT Engineering
United States Sale to Select Remedy Inc. ND Business Services M&A - sell-side
Darden Dental Supply
Darden Dental Supply
United States Debt financing < 5 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - debt
Destec Energy
Destec Energy
United States Sale of Dow Chemical publicly traded IPP subsidiary to NGC and AES 807 Energy M&A - sell-side
Diabetes and Glandular Disease Research Associates
Diabetes and Glandular Disease Research Associates
United States Sale (LBO) to SRI Research / KRG Capital ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Downey Savings
Downey Savings
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
eegee’s
eegee’s
United States Sale to 39 North Capital ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
eFashion Solutions
eFashion Solutions
United States Equity private placement ND Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
EgyptAir
EgyptAir
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 225 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Eidos plc
Eidos plc
U.S. / U.K. Acquisition of a minority stake in Maximum Holdings 28 Media/Entertainment M&A - minority investment
Ek Chor China Motorcycle Co.
Ek Chor China Motorcycle Co.
China / Hong Kong Going private transaction by C.P. Pokphand 28 Industrial M&A - going private
El Sol Foods
El Sol Foods
United States Sale to Cacique ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Elf Atochem
Elf Atochem
U.S. / France Acquisition of Findley Adhesives ND Industrial M&A - buy-side
Equifax
Equifax
United States Spin-off of Certegy 2,000 Business Services Spin-off
Equitable Companies
Equitable Companies
United States Strategic advice in connection with section 1031 exchange syndication ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Strategic advisory
Esprit de Corp.
Esprit de Corp.
U.S. / Hong Kong Sale to Esprit Holdings Ltd. ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
eStyle
eStyle
United States Sale out of bankruptcy to RightStart 6 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side / restructuring
Eurodesign Holdings
Eurodesign Holdings
United States Distressed sale and restructuring 15 Industrial Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
ev3
ev3
United States Acquisition of FoxHollow Technologies 780 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Expanets
Expanets
United States Sale to Avaya 152 Technology/Communications Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Exult, Inc.
Exult, Inc.
United States IPO 60 Business Services Capital raise - equity
Fantastic Sams
Fantastic Sams
United States Bankruptcy sale to Cheveux Acquisition 17 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Restructuring / merger with FIS 8,000.00 Business Services Restructuring
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Recapitalization with TH Lee and Texas Pacific Group 3,300.00 Financial Institutions Recapitalization
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Sale of assets to Fidelity National Title 1,200.00 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Acquisition of Eastern Software ND Business Services M&A - buy-side
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Acquisition of EFD / eFunds 1,800.00 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Acquisition of Chicago Title 1,300.80 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Fidelity National Financial
Fidelity National Financial
United States Acquisition of Certegy 2,600.00 Business Services M&A - buy-side
FLOJET
FLOJET
United States Sale to ITT 141 Industrial M&A - sell-side
FMH Aerospace Corp.
FMH Aerospace Corp.
United States Sale to Industrial Growth Partners ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Freeman Spogli
Freeman Spogli
United States Sale of Buttrey Food & Drug to Albertson's 174 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Frenchtown Harbor
Frenchtown Harbor
United States Strategic advice 50 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Strategic advisory / restructuring
Fresh Express
Fresh Express
United States Sale to Performance Food Group 302.6 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Furr’s Supermarkets
Furr’s Supermarkets
United States Bankruptcy sale to Fleming Cos. 100 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Genzyme Corp.
Genzyme Corp.
United States Acquisition of Bioenvision, Inc. 345 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Glendale Federal
Glendale Federal
United States Recapitalization 1,800.00 Financial Institutions Recapitalization
Glendale Federal
Glendale Federal
United States Merger with California Federal Bank 3,700.00 Financial Institutions M&A
Gol Linhas Aereas
Gol Linhas Aereas
U.S. / Brazil Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 195 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Goldman Sachs Group
Goldman Sachs Group
United States IPO 3,700 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
GoTrade.com
GoTrade.com
United States Lead-managed IPO (China-based Internet stock brokerage) ND Financial Institutions IPO
Great American Marketing
Great American Marketing
United States Sale to Howard Berger Company ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Greenbrier Companies
Greenbrier Companies
United States Acquisition of Meridian Rail from Olympus Partners 227.5 Industrial M&A - buy-side
Greenbrier Companies
Greenbrier Companies
United States Adoption of shareholder rights plan ND Industrial Shareholder rights plan
Greenbrier Companies
Greenbrier Companies
United States Secondary public stock offering 137 Industrial Capital raise - equity
Greenbrier Companies
Greenbrier Companies
United States Senior debt financing 175 Industrial Capital raise - senior debt
Griffin Land & Nurseries
Griffin Land & Nurseries
United States Sale of Imperial SSC Nurseries Division to Olympus Partners 25 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Halcyon Aviation Capital
Halcyon Aviation Capital
United States Equity capital raise for programmatic acquisition of aircraft engines ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Capital raise - equity
Hanmi Bank
Hanmi Bank
United States Strategic alternatives 500 Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Harrah’s
Harrah’s
United States Acquisition of Players International 425 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - buy-side
Harrah’s
Harrah’s
United States Acquisition of Showboat 1,200.00 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - buy-side
Harrah’s
Harrah’s
U.S. / Australia Sale of Australian assets - including Star City Sydney - to TabCorp ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - sell-side
Harrah’s
Harrah’s
United States Senior debt financing 500 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - senior debt
Herbalife
Herbalife
United States Going private transaction / Whitney and Golden Gate 685 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - going private
Hilton Hotels
Hilton Hotels
United States Acquisition of Promus (Doubletree, Embassy Suites, Hampton Inns) 3,900.00 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - buy-side
Hilton Hotels
Hilton Hotels
United States Senior Notes offering 200 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hilton Hotels
Hilton Hotels
United States Senior Notes offering 300 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hilton Hotels
Hilton Hotels
United States Senior Notes offering 400 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hunan Valin Steel Tube and Wire Co. Ltd.
Hunan Valin Steel Tube and Wire Co. Ltd.
China / India Sale of 37% interest to Mittal Steel Company NV 338 Industrial M&A - JV
ICBC Leasing
ICBC Leasing
U.S. / China Loan guarantee for acquisition of Hawker Beechcraft aircraft 78 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Icelease
Icelease
United States Equity raise for programmatic acquisition of aircraft assets ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Capital raise - equity
IMPAC Mortgage Holdings
IMPAC Mortgage Holdings
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Financial Institutions Strategic Advisory
Indalex Holdings Finance
Indalex Holdings Finance
United States Financial advisor to creditors in restructuring 1,600 Industrial Restructuring
Independent National Mortgage Corporation (IndyMac)
Independent National Mortgage Corporation (IndyMac)
United States Warrants and Income Redeemable Equity Securities (WIRES) offering 175 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Indymac Bancorp, Inc.
Indymac Bancorp, Inc.
United States WIRES offering 150 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
InSight Health
InSight Health
United States Financial advisor to committee of bondholders in chapter 11 bankruptcy 320 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
International Aluminum Corp.
International Aluminum Corp.
United States Financial advisor to mezzanine leanders in restructuring 200 Industrial Restructuring
Intralase
Intralase
United States Sale to Advanced Medical Optics 808 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Japaul Oil & Maritime Services
Japaul Oil & Maritime Services
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of DSC dredging equipment 7 Industrial Loan guarantee
Jefferson Smurfit Corp.
Jefferson Smurfit Corp.
United States Acquisition of Stone Container 2,000 Industrial M&A - buy-side
Jet Airways
Jet Airways
U.S. / India Sublease of 4x 777's to Turkish Airlines 500 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Operating lease authorization
JNI Corp.
JNI Corp.
United States Sale to Applied Micro Circuits 190 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Kastamonu Integrated Wood Industry
Kastamonu Integrated Wood Industry
U.S. / Russia Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE gas turbine generate set 15 Industrial Loan guarantee
Kazakhstan Temir Zholy
Kazakhstan Temir Zholy
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE locomotives 424 Industrial Loan guarantee
Keith Companies
Keith Companies
U.S. / Canada Sale to Stantec 196 Business Services M&A - sell-side
Kyphon
Kyphon
United States Acquisition of St. Francis Medical Technologies 725 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
LeapFrog Enterprises
LeapFrog Enterprises
United States IPO 112 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - equity
LegacyShield
LegacyShield
United States Debt financing ND Business Services Capital raise - debt
LegacyShield
LegacyShield
United States Equity financing ND Business Services Capital raise - equity
Linx Card
Linx Card
United States Capital raise ND Business Services Capital raise - mezz debt + warrants
Linx Card
Linx Card
United States Capital raise ND Business Services Capital raise - senior debt
LodgeNet Entertainment
LodgeNet Entertainment
United States Acquisition of OnCommand from Liberty Media 380 Media/Entertainment M&A - buy-side
Long Needle Entertainment
Long Needle Entertainment
United States Debt financing < 5 Media/Entertinament Capital raise - debt
LTK Wiring Co. Ltd.
LTK Wiring Co. Ltd.
U.S. / Hong Kong Sale to Belden 195 Industrial M&A - sell-side
Lukoil
Lukoil
U.S. / U.K. Strategic / financial advice ND Energy Strategic advisory
Mañana Media Inc.
Mañana Media Inc.
U.S. / Mexico Acquisition of Latin Mex, Inc. < 5 Media/Entertainment M&A - buy-side
May’s Drug Stores
May’s Drug Stores
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Medbox
Medbox
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
Metal Form
Metal Form
United States Sale to Atlantic Equity Partners ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Michael Beaudry, Inc.
Michael Beaudry, Inc.
United States Financial advisor in restructuring ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Mobile Data Solutions
Mobile Data Solutions
U.S. / Canada Sale to @Road 86 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
MX Logic
MX Logic
United States Equity private placement 10 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
National Golf Properties
National Golf Properties
United States Acquisition of Cobblestone Golf Group from Meditrust 393 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - buy-side
NationsBank
NationsBank
United States Merger of NCNB and C&S-Sovran to form NationsBank 4,300 Financial Institutions M&A - merger of equals
NetBank
NetBank
United States Buy-side and sell-side M&A / JV ND Financial Institutions M&A - JV
NetBank
NetBank
United States Convertible subordinated notes offering 115 Financial Institutions Capital raise - debt
NetBank
NetBank
United States Equity offering 100 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
NetBank
NetBank
United States Equity offering 129 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Nordic Options
Nordic Options
U.S. / U.K. Strategic / financial advice ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Northrop Grumman Electro-Optical Systems
Northrop Grumman Electro-Optical Systems
United States Sale to L-3 Communications 175 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Northrop Grumman Electron Devices
Northrop Grumman Electron Devices
United States Sale to L-3 Communications ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Northrop Grumman Ruggedized Displays
Northrop Grumman Ruggedized Displays
United States Sale to L-3 Communications ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
NorthWestern Corporation
NorthWestern Corporation
United States Strategic advice / shareholder relations / restructuring ND Energy Restructuring
Novartis AG
Novartis AG
U.S. / Switzerland Acquisition of remaining 25% of SyStemix 70 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Going private transaction
Nurserymen’s Exchange
Nurserymen’s Exchange
United States Financial advisor in restructuring 20 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Occidental Petroleum
Occidental Petroleum
United States Acquisition of 29.5% stake in Equistar Chemicals 500 Industrial M&A - JV / minority investment
Occidental Petroleum
Occidental Petroleum
U.S. / Canada Sale of remaining 29.2% stake in CanOxy 829.3 Energy M&A - sell-side
Ocean Group Construction
Ocean Group Construction
United States Debt capital raise for programmatic acquisition of residential real estate ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Opal Concepts
Opal Concepts
United States Bankrtupcty sale of 286 hair salons and franchise system (Pro-Cuts, Carlton International, Hair by Stewarts, Jose Eber Atelier) to Regis Corporation 10 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Optical Communications Products
Optical Communications Products
U.S. / Japan Sale by Furukawa Electric to Oplink Communications 187.8 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
ORIX Corporation
ORIX Corporation
U.S. / Japan Sale of U.S. specialty finance business ND Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Pacificare
Pacificare
United States Debt IPO 500 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - debt
Pastime Foods
Pastime Foods
United States Debt financing ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
Pastime Foods
Pastime Foods
United States Equity financing ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - equity
Paxar Corporation
Paxar Corporation
United States Sale of International Imaging Materials business to Centre Partners 130 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/FoodM&A - sell-side
PayPal
PayPal
United States IPO (co-advisor) 1,200.00 Technology/Communications IPO
PDQ Personnel Services
PDQ Personnel Services
United States Sale to Select Remedy Inc. ND Business Services M&A - sell-side
Pegasus Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 451 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Penn Traffic Company
Penn Traffic Company
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Perseus Development Corp.
Perseus Development Corp.
United States Merger with WebSurveyor and sale to Austin Ventures ND Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
PETCO
PETCO
United States Acquisition of 19.9% stake in Petopia.com ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - minority investment
Pharmacy Development Corp.
Pharmacy Development Corp.
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation
U.S. / U.K. Acquisition of rights to the Van Heusen name in Europe and Asia from Coats Vyella plc 18 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company
United States Sale of American Phoenix Corporation to Hilb, Rogal & Hamilton Company 100 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company
United States Sale of Phoenix's life reinsurance operation to GE Capital ND Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Power-One
Power-One
United States Block trade of equity ND Industrial Block trade
Preferred Homecare
Preferred Homecare
United States Sale (LBO) of parent company Maverick Healthcare to The Halifax Group ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Primadonna Resorts
Primadonna Resorts
United States Sale to MGM Grand 499.4 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A - sell-side
ProLink Solutions
ProLink Solutions
United States Financial advisor in restructuring ND Technology/Communications Restructuring / valuation opinion
Pulmuone Holdings
Pulmuone Holdings
U.S. / Korea Acquisition of Monterey Gourmet Foods 45.8 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
Quadrem
Quadrem
U.S. / U.K / Australia Formation of worldwide mining & metals B2B exchange ND Metals and Mining / Natural Resources M&A - JV
Rapidform (INUS Technologies)
Rapidform (INUS Technologies)
U.S. / Korea Sale to 3D Systems 35 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
RedSky Technologies
RedSky Technologies
United States Equity private placement - Series A round < 5 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
RedSky Technologies
RedSky Technologies
United States Follow-on equity private placement < 5 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Rental Services Corp.
Rental Services Corp.
United States Sale to Atlas Copco 1,630.00 Business Services M&A - sell-side
Resources Connection
Resources Connection
United States IPO 109 Business Services Capital raise - equity
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia
Brazil / France / U.S. Sale of Brazilian polyester film operations to Rhone Partners ND Industrial M&A - sell-side
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia
Brazil / France / U.K. Sale of Brazilian polyester nonwovens operations to BBA Group ND Industrial M&A - sell-side
Riverside Forest Products
Riverside Forest Products
Canada Hostile defense / sale to Tolko Industries 404.1 Metals and Mining / Natural Resources Hostile transaction - M&A sell-side
RJR Nabisco
RJR Nabisco
United States Strategic advice and financial analysis in connection with tobacco litigation ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
RJR Nabisco
RJR Nabisco
United States Hostile defense against Carl Icahn 20,270.10 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Hostile defense
RJR Nabisco
RJR Nabisco
U.S. / U.K. / Switzerland Strategic advice ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Roberts Pharmaceutical
Roberts Pharmaceutical
U.S. / Japan Secondary public stock offering 91.3 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - equity
Rock Financial (Quicken Loans)
Rock Financial (Quicken Loans)
United States Buy-side M&A of Midwest thrift ND Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Rock Financial Corporation
Rock Financial Corporation
United States Sale to Intuit 330 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Ronco Corporation
Ronco Corporation
United States Sale in bankruptcy 40 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Ryanair
Ryanair
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 849 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Santa Barbara Restaurant Group
Santa Barbara Restaurant Group
United States Sale of La Salsa, Green Burrito and Timberlodge to CKE Restaurants 65 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Schering AG
Schering AG
U.S. / Germany Strategic advice in connection with Biotech division ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic Advisory
Schlumberger Limited
Schlumberger Limited
France / Netherlands Acquisition of CellNet Data Systems out of bankruptcy 235 Technology/Communications M&A - buy-side / restructuring
Schwazze (Medicine Man Technologies Inc.)
Schwazze (Medicine Man Technologies Inc.)
United States Capital raise/ strategic advisory 101 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise/ strategic advisory
Sears, Roebuck & Company
Sears, Roebuck & Company
United States Sale of 50% stake in Advantis joint venture to IBM 900 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side - joint venture
Sirius Satellite Radio
Sirius Satellite Radio
United States Term loan 1,750 Technology/Communications Capital raise - debt
Station Casinos
Station Casinos
United States Financial advisor to equity holder (Colony Capital) in connection with in-court bankruptcy restructuring 9,500 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Restructuring
Stratex Networks
Stratex Networks
United States Merger with Harris 561.9 Technology/Communications M&A - merger of equals
Symark Software
Symark Software
United States Sale of company to Insight Venture Partners ND Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Synergy Group
Synergy Group
United States Sale to NorthWestern Growth and Empire Gas ND Energy M&A - sell-side
TAAG Angola
TAAG Angola
United States Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft 256 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Telecorp
Telecorp
United States Senior Notes offering 450 Technology/Communications Capital raise - debt
Teledesic
Teledesic
United States Proposed merger with ICO 1,500 Technology/Communications M&A
TeleTech Holdings
TeleTech Holdings
United States Acquisition of Newgen Results Corporation 191.9 Technology/Communications M&A - buy-side
Texas Pacific Group
Texas Pacific Group
United States Acquisition (LBO) of Axcan Pharma 1,300 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Texas Pacific Group
Texas Pacific Group
United States Minority investment in Fidelity Information Services leveraged recap 250 Business Services M&A - minority investment
Thomas H. Lee
Thomas H. Lee
United States Minority investment in Fidelity Information Services leveraged recap 250 Business Services M&A - minority investment
Thompson National Properties
Thompson National Properties
United States Proxy contest with respect to Strategic Realty Trust (formerly TNP Strategic Retail Trust) ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Hostile transaction - proxy fight
Times Mirror Company
Times Mirror Company
United States Strategic recapitalization 1,200 Media/Entertainment Recapitalization
Transworld Information Services
Transworld Information Services
U.S. / India Sale to Teledata Informatics 7 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Tumbleweed Communications
Tumbleweed Communications
United States Acquisition of ValiCert 13.6 Technology/Communications M&A - buy-side
UCBH Holdings
UCBH Holdings
United States Strategic / financial advice ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Unitive, Inc.
Unitive, Inc.
U.S. / Korea Sale to Amkor Technologies 116.2 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Universal Care
Universal Care
United States Restructuring ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
Universal Care
Universal Care
United States Sale to Health Net ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
University Swaging
University Swaging
United States Sale to Primus International ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A - sell-side
Uno Restaurant Holdings
Uno Restaurant Holdings
United States Financial advisor to bondholders 150 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
US Facilities
US Facilities
United States Hostile defense 86 Financial Institutions Hostile defense
Vinland Energy
Vinland Energy
United States Senior debt financing 35 Energy Capital raise - senior debt
Vinland Energy
Vinland Energy
United States Acquisition of Appalachian assets from Chesapeake Energy 52 Energy M&A - buy-side
Walt Disney
Walt Disney
United States Divestiture of a number of media assets ND Media/Entertainment Strategic advisory
Walt Disney
Walt Disney
United States Sale of the California Angels baseball team to Arte Moreno ND Media/Entertainment M&A - sell-side
Walt Disney
Walt Disney
United States Sale of the Mighty Ducks hockey team ND Media/Entertainment M&A - sell-side
Walt Disney
Walt Disney
United States Numerous financings including film financings ND Media/Entertainment Strategic advisory
Warnaco Group
Warnaco Group
United States Restructuring advisory services ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Warnaco Group
Warnaco Group
United States Financial advisor to Bank Steering Committee in bankruptcy restructuring 2,600 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Washington Mutual
Washington Mutual
United States Sale of PBM business to Express Scripts 4700 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
WellPoint
WellPoint
United States Sale of PBM business to Express Scripts 4,700 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Wells Fargo & Company
Wells Fargo & Company
United States Acquisition of Ragen MacKenzie Group 299 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Westwood One
Westwood One
United States Financial advisor to equity holder (The Gores Group) in restructuring 250 Media/Entertainment Restructuring
Williams Worldwide
Williams Worldwide
United States Debt private placement < 5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
Winchell’s Donut Houses
Winchell’s Donut Houses
U.S. / Canada Sale by Shato Holdings to Yum Yum Donuts ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Windsor Vineyards
Windsor Vineyards
U.S. / Australia Acquisition of orphan asset of Foster's Wine Group 15 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
Wit Capital
Wit Capital
United States IPO 100 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Zaiq Technologies
Zaiq Technologies
U.S. / India Restructuring and sale to Patni Computer Systems Limited < 5 Technology / Communications Restructuring / M&A - sell-side