Leveraged Buyouts

PetSmart

KKR, CD&R prepare joint bid for PetSmart

Buyout firms KKR & Co LP (KKR.N) and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice LLC (CD&R) have teamed up to take PetSmart Inc (PETM.O) private for more than $7.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, as the auction for the pet food retailer heats up.

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General Electric (GE)

GE to sell appliance business to Electrolux for $3.3 billion

General Electric Co (GE.N) said it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its appliance business to Electrolux AB (ELUXb.ST) for $3.3 billion.

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Telecommunication

Phone registry company Neustar weighs sale - sources

Neustar Inc, a company which helps North American telecommunication carriers route calls and text messages, is considering a potential sale amid interest from private equity firms, according to people familiar with the matter.

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AdsNative

AdsNative raises USD2 million in seed funding

AdsNative has raised USD2 million in seed funding to be used for its technology expansion, reported TechCrunch.

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Varun Beverages Limited

Varun Beverages to expand in Africa and South Asia with USD300 million investment

Varun Beverages planned to invest USD300 million for a business expansion in South Asia and Africa, reported Ventures Africa.

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OCBC

JP Mogran, HSBC and Merill Lynch offer bridge loan to Singapore's OCBC

Three banks have offered a bridge loan for the acquisition of Singapore's Overseas-Chinese Banking Corp Ltd. over Wing Hang Bank, reported Reuters citing sources familiar with the matter.

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No. 1 Traveller

NVM Private Equity backs management buyout of No.1 Traveller with £7M investment

NVM Private Equity has invested £7 million for the management buyout of No. 1 Traveller, an airport hospitality specialist, a statement about the funding said.

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Orinoco Gold Ltd

Orinoco buys out Troy's stake in Brazil gold mine

Perth, Australia-based gold explorer Orinoco Gold entered an agreement to acquire the 70% stake of gold and silver producer Troy Resources in a gold mine in the Sertao gold mine located in Brazil.

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LiveOps Inc

LiveOps Inc purchases Canada-based CxEngage maker UserEvents Inc

Redwood City, California-based cloud contact center and customer solutions provider LiveOps Inc has purchased UserEvents and its product called CxEngage. The acquisition enables LiveOps to enhance its Cloud Platform.

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Peleton Entertainment

New York's Peleton Entertainment buys Creative Media

New York-based television agency Peleton Entertainment bought Todd Berger's consulting firm Creative Media for an undisclosed amount to expand into animation, branded entertainment, and feature film.

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Solvay SA

Belgian firm Solvay offers to buy bankrupt Plextronics in $32.6M deal

Brussels, Belgium-based chemical firm Solvay SA offered to buy Pennsylvania, US-based conductive polymer maker Plextronics Inc in a $32.6-million deal amid a Chapter 11 filing by the latter.

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Chuck E. Cheese's

US games chain Chuck E. Cheese's board approves $950M leveraged buyout deal

The board of Texas, US-based games and restaurant chain Chuck E. Cheese's approved its acquisition by an affiliate of investor Apollo Global Management in a $950-million leveraged buyout deal.

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Samir Brikho

Amec to purchase Foster Wheeler in $3.2B deal

UK oil engineering company Amec Plc has agreed to buy Foster Wheeler for $3.2 billion, paving the way for Amec to expand operations overseas, Bloomberg reported.

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Cineworld Group PLC

Cineworld to takeover Poland's Cinema City for over £500M

UK's Cineworld Group will acquire Polish movie theater chain Cinema City International for a little over £500 million, becoming the new cinema mogul in Europe. If the deal pushes through, Cineworld will have 201 cinemas with 1,852 screens.

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Dish Network Corp.

Dish Network aborts $2.2B LightSquared takeover bid

Pay-TV network operator Dish Network Corp. is aborting its bid for bankrupt telecom firm LightSquared Inc. Dish Network initially offered to buy LightSquared and its wireless spectrum for $2.2 billion.

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