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Back to blog June 24, 2016 No Comments Author: Andy Jones

Private Equity – Investment Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors in recent weeks are highlighted below with a few example transactions.

Healthcare Related Business Services

Hellman & Friedman & Leonard Green & Partners
Acquired MultiPlan (New York, NY), a provider of end-to-end healthcare cost management solutions that help control the financial risks associated with medical bills while helping providers more effectively control reimbursements.

Veritas Capital
Acquired Verisk Health (Salt Lake City, UT), a healthcare service provider that leverages data analytics and technology to limit costs and ensure regulatory compliance for various stakeholders in the healthcare industry.

Water Street Healthcare Partners
Made a growth investment in ELAP Services LLC (Chester Springs, PA), a company that specializes in reducing health insurance costs for mid-size companies across the United States.

Manufacturing

Callista Private Equity
Acquired Monofrax (Falconer, NY), a manufacturer of fused cast high-temperature materials mainly used in the construction of furnaces.

Mason Wells
Acquired MGS (Germantown, WI), a global supplier of injection molded plastic components, tooling, and equipment for healthcare, electronics, automotive, and consumer end markets.

Turnspire Capital Partners
Acquired United Plastics Group (Houston, TX), a manufacturer of precision injection molded plastic and assembled components for its customers in the datacenter, automotive, energy and industrial markets.

Software

Bridgepoint Capital and Summit Partners
Invested in Calypso (San Francisco,CA), a global provider of capital markets software. Its integrated platform enables financial trading, processing, risk management and accounting across multiple asset classes.

Francisco Partners
Invested in Capsilon Corporation (San Francisco, CA), a provider of cloud-based document and data management solutions for the mortgage industry. The company’s flagship product, Capsilon DocVelocity, is a document imaging and data capture platform.

TA Associates
Invested in Conservice (Logan, UT), a provider of utility management software and billing solutions to property owners and managers. Services include utility and ancillary billing, metering equipment installation and maintenance, conservation products and services, daily meter reading, energy procurement, data exchange, contract management and due diligence.

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