Category: Mergers/Acquisitions

Ascena Enters APA with Sycamore Partners to Sell Ann Taylor, Loft and Others

Ascena Retail Group entered into an asset purchase agreement with Sycamore Partner’s affiliate, Premium Apparel, to sell Ann Taylor, LOFT, Lane Bryant and Lou & Grey brands for $540 million on a cash-free and debt-free basis.

Jacobs To Acquire Majority Stake in PA Consulting, Provide $975MM in Debt Financing

Jacobs is acquiring a 65% stake in PA Consulting and also providing debt financing in the form of a £650 million ($845 million) term loan and a revolving credit facility of up to £100 million ($130 million) to fund future growth.

PNC Agrees to Acquire BBVA USA for $11.6B

The PNC Financial Services Group and the Spanish financial group, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, signed a definitive agreement for PNC to acquire BBVA USA Bancshares, including its U.S. banking subsidiary, BBVA USA, for a purchase price of $11.6 billion.

Enterprise Financial Services Completes Merger With Seacoast Commerce Bank

Enterprise Financial Services, the holding company of Enterprise Bank & Trust (EB&T), completed its merger with Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings and the merger of EB&T with Seacoast’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Seacoast Commerce Bank.