Private Equity Deals that closed! July 17, 2013

Information provide by Associated Press, CB Insight, Crunchbase, Forbes, Market Watch, Rueters, and other sources.  Please check company website for best information.

AXA Private Equity has increased its offer for French catering company Elior by €250 million to €3.7 billion, according to Les Echos. Elior is currently owned by Charterhouse Capital

The Blackstone Group has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Indian auto parts maker Agile Electric Works for approximately $100 million, according to Reuters.

Findly, a social recruiting company sponsored by Symphony Technology Group, has acquired New York-based talent communications company Bernard Hodes Group from Omnicom (NYSE: OMC)

MW Industries
, a Rosemont, Ill.-based portfolio company of Genstar Capital, has acquired Mohawk Spring, a Schiller Park, Ill.-based manufacturer of custom precision springs. No financial terms were disclosed.

Platinum Equity
 has agreed to acquire CBS Outdoor International, an outdoor media business with a particularly large share of the European billboard business, from CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS). The deal is valued at approximately $225 million.

RTI Biologics Inc. (Nasdaq: RTIX) completed its previously-announced acquisition of Pioneer Surgical Technology, a Marquette, Mich.-based developer of metal and synthetic products in the orthopedics, biologics, spine, trauma and cardiothoracic markets. The deal was valued at $130 million in cash, which was partially financed via a $50 million equity investment from Water Street Healthcare Partners. Pioneer Surgical had raised over $15 million in VC funding from Beringea, Credit Suisse, Highlander Partners, Hopewell Ventures, Pharos Capital and River Cities Capital

Author: JDM

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