Deloitte Advises Advantage Community Holding on Sale to DentaQuest

Deloitte Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Advantage Community Holding Company, a dental managed care provider, on its majority stake sale to DentaQuest.

Deloitte Names Westcott Leader of US Media, Entertainment Practice

Deloitte appointed Kevin Westcott to lead its media and entertainment practice in the U.S. within the technology, media and telecommunications practice.

Deloitte Names New Corporate Restructuring Group Leaders

Kirk Blair and Michael Epstein have been promoted to leadership roles in Deloitte’s Restructuring Group.

Deloitte Advises Original Additions TopCo in Sale to PDC Brands

Deloitte acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Original Additions TopCo, a portfolio company of Lloyds Development Capital, in its sale to PDC Brands, a portfolio company of Yellow Wood Partners.

Bloomberg: Bartec Lenders Said to Retain Deloitte for Negotiations

Bloomberg reported that Deloitte has been retained as an advisor by a group of Bartec GmbH lenders as they negotiate with the oil and gas equipment maker’s private equity owner.

Deloitte Oil & Gas Report Shows Lower M&A Activity

Deloitte issued an update to its Oil & Gas Mergers and Acquisitions Report in which it examined the M&A market in 2015 and what to look for during the rest of the year and into 2016, noting that aggregate activity has remained relatively low.

Deloitte Hires Corporate Finance Partner

Deloitte announced the appointment of John Marker as a new corporate finance partner and national infrastructure and capital projects lead.

Deloitte Advises RiceTec on Sale

Deloitte advised RiceTec on its sale of the RiceSelect Brand and Related Assets to Riviana Foods, a subsidiary of Ebro Foods.

Deloitte Advises MiraMed on Plexus Buy

Deloitte Corporate Finance acted as financial advisor to MiraMed Global Services in its acquisition of Plexus Management Group and Plexus Information Systems.

Deloitte: Bulls Remain Out on M&A, U.S. Economy for H2/15

For the second half of 2015, deal-flow involving U.S. companies is expected to increase (39.5%) and the U.S. economy is expected to continue to improve (62.2%), according to a May Deloitte poll.