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Mercantile and Muzinich Finance Debt for Blackford’s Investment in Aqua-Leisure Industries

Mercantile Bank provided debt financing and Muzinich & Co. provided debt and equity financing to support Blackford Capital’s investment in Aqua-Leisure Industries, a developer of water sport leisure products and aquatic goods.

Morgan Stanley Arranges Junior Capital Financing for Talent Systems

Morgan Stanley Private Credit served as co-lead arranger on junior capital securities for Caltius Equity Partners’ portfolio company, Talent Systems, to refinance existing debt and support the company’s acquisition of Spotlight Unlimited.

H.I.G. Capital Promotes Patel, Schimel, Stokes and Zanarini

Alternative investment firm H.I.G Capital promoted Keval Patel to head of U.S. middle market LBO funds, Adam Schimel to co-head of H.I.G’s Bayside Capital special situations and distressed debt strategy, Ricky Stokes to head of U.S. lower middle market funds and Jeff Zanarini to head of business development for all U.S. private equity funds.