BOSTON, January 11, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, along with Madrone Capital Partners, a private investment firm, today announced a substantial investment in MicroSeismic, Inc. (MSI), a leading provider of microseismic data acquisition, analysis and interpretation to the global oil and gas industry. Terms of the investment were not disclosed.
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Jan 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Emergency Medical Services Corporation (NYSE: EMS) (The Company) today announced that its EmCare segment has acquired North Pinellas Anesthesia Associates and Northwood Anesthesia Associates (North Pinellas/Northwood), an anesthesia provider based in Tampa, Florida. Founded in 1983, North Pinellas/Northwood has approximately 40 clinicians and provides outsourced anesthesia services […]
BOSTON, January 10, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed a majority investment in Dallas-based Dymatize Enterprises, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of branded and private label nutritional and sports supplements. As part of the transaction, the company’s founders will continue with the company and retain a significant portion […]
BOSTON, January 6, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, today announced global promotions of six staff members, effective January 1, 2011. “These professionals have played significant roles over the past year in helping TA source and close new deals, successfully exit prior investments and further build value in our existing portfolio companies,” […]
BOSTON, January 4, 2011 – TA Associates, a leading private equity firm, today announced that certain of its private equity funds and subordinated debt funds (collectively, “TA”) have completed an investment in Evanston Capital Management, LLC (“Evanston Capital”), a well-established, institutional hedge fund-of-funds manager. As a result of the transaction, TA will become a minority partner in […]
Bank of America Announces Fourth-Quarter Actions With Respect to Its Home Loans and Insurance Business
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Bank of America today announced agreements with the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) and the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) to resolve repurchase claims involving certain residential mortgage loans sold to them by entities related to Countrywide Financial Corporation (legacy Countrywide).
CHICAGO – As part of an ongoing effort to honor Chicagoland’s community leaders, Bank of America will recognize three of the city’s very own with larger-than-life portraits painted on the well-known mural space adjacent to the Kennedy Expressway located near North Ashland and West Armitage Avenues. The leaders who will be displayed are three of […]
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Wins Loan House, U.S. High-Yield House and U.S. Structured Equity House in International Financing Review’s 2010 Review of the Year
NEW YORK, Dec 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Bank of America Merrill Lynch announced today that it received several awards from International Financing Review (IFR) magazine. The awards include: – Loan House of the Year – U.S. High-Yield Bond House – U.S. Structured Equity House
Zurich, December 21, 2010 – Zurich Financial Services Group (Zurich) announced today that its Turkish subsidiary Zurich Sigorta A.S. (Zurich Sigorta) has signed an agreement with Fortis Bank A.S. (Fortis) for the exclusive distribution of general insurance products through Fortis in Turkey. This agreement is in anticipation of the planned merger between Fortis and TEB […]
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — The directors of BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) on Tuesday elected Valeria Lynch Lee, the first president of Golden L.E.A.F. Inc., to the corporate board. Lee, 68, joins BB&T's corporate board effective Jan. 1, 2011, after eight years as a director of Branch Banking and Trust Company, the principal […]