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May 3rd, 2018

Francisco Partners to Acquire Renaissance

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. Renaissance will continue to develop leading education technology products under new ownership Renaissance®, a leader in pre-K–12 learning analytics, today announced that Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused global private equity firm, has entered into a definitive agreement…

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May 1st, 2018

Financial Engines Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Hellman & Friedman For $45.00 Per Share in Cash

SUNNYVALE, Calif.  Transaction Would Combine Financial Engines and Edelman Financial Services, Creating Unparalleled Independent Registered Investment Advisor Financial Engines (NASDAQ:FNGN), America’s largest independent investment advisor, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by funds affiliated with Hellman…

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February 8th, 2018

Acceptance of recommended takeover offer for Nets A/S with final shareholder approval at 94.1%

COPENHAGEN, Denmark Evergood 5 AS, a company formed by a group of investors led by Hellman & Friedman, is pleased to announce that all Conditions for its voluntary recommended public offer to the Shareholders of Nets A/S have been satisfied,…

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September 25th, 2017

Announcement of recommended all-cash takeover offer for Nets A/S

COPENHAGEN, Denmark Evergood 5 AS (the Offeror), a newly formed company controlled by funds managed and advised by Hellman & Friedman LLC (Hellman & Friedman or H&F), today announces that it has agreed to make a recommended voluntary takeover offer…

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September 11th, 2017

Applied Systems Announces Minority Investment by Stone Point Capital

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. Applied Focused on Continued Growth and Innovation for the Insurance Ecosystem Applied Systems (“Applied”), the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with…

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June 20th, 2017

SnapAV to be Acquired by Hellman & Friedman

CHARLOTTE, N.C. SnapAV, a leading vertically-integrated supplier in the rapidly growing connected home sector, today announced that affiliates of Hellman & Friedman LLC (“H&F”) have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the company from General Atlantic. SnapAV sells proprietary-branded…

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April 27th, 2017

PPD to Recapitalize with Existing Owners and Investors

WILMINGTON, N.C. Hellman & Friedman and The Carlyle Group to remain majority shareholders Transaction values PPD at more than $9 billion GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority to acquire minority ownership positions New ownership structure…

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