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Back to blog February 20, 2018 No Comments Author: Kendra Jalbert

Private Equity – Industry Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors for January 2018 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.

Healthcare Business Technology

Altaris Capital Partners

Invested Clearwater Compliance (Nashville, TN), a provider of cyber risk management and regulatory compliance solutions to the healthcare industry.

Bison Capital Asset Management

Invested in HNI Healthcare (Austin, TX), a provider of tech-enabled hospitalist services. HNI specializes in hospitalist staffing and management services, utilizing its proprietary VitalSigns software platform to more efficiently deliver clinical best practices within hospital-based medicine.

WestView Capital Partners

Invested in Jopari Solutions, Inc. (Concord, CA), a healthcare information technology company supplying innovative healthcare attachment management, integrated eBill compliance and flexible medical payments for workers’ compensation and auto medical markets.

Media Management Software

Diversis Capital

Acquired Marketron (Hailey, ID), a provider of business software solutions and services specializing in revenue management and audience engagement solutions.

Frontier Growth

Invested in MediaRadar (New York, NY), an advertising intelligence firm that provides sales enablement software to media companies and advertising agencies.

Hale Capital Partners

Invested in Radisys (Hillsboro, OR), a company that helps communications and content providers, and their strategic partners, create new revenue streams and drive cost out of their services delivery infrastructure. Radisys’ hyperscale software defined infrastructure, service aware traffic distribution platforms, real-time media processing engines and wireless access technologies enable its customers to maximize, virtualize and monetize their networks.

Oilfield Services

CSL Capital Management

Invested in Gryphon Oilfield Solutions (Houston, TX), an oilfield completion tool and casing equipment solutions-based company.

Pine Tree Equity

Recapitalized Big State X-Ray (Chickasha, OK), a regional provider of non-destructive testing, primarily conventional radiography, to avoid failure of pipelines, tanks and vessels.

Quantum Energy Partners

Acquired Premium Oilfield Technologies (Houston, TX), an oilfield services company which engineers, manufactures and distributes technologically differentiated consumable products used in oil and gas well drilling and completion activities.


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