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Apollo Global Management Pays $5B for Verizon Media

Apollo Global Management entered into an agreement to acquire Verizon Media from Verizon for $5 billion. Verizon will retain a 10% stake in the company, which will be known as Yahoo at close of the transaction and continue to be led by Guru Gowrappan as CEO.

Global Eagle Completes Asset Sale, Emerges from Chapter 11

Global Eagle Entertainment completed the sale of substantially all of its assets to a group consisting of its first lien investors. Global Eagle’s new owners include certain funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, among others.

MidCap and Apollo Provide Up to $100MM Mezzanine Facility to LendingPoint

LendingPoint Consolidated, parent of the financial technology platform LendingPoint, closed an up to $110 million, five-year corporate mezzanine credit facility with new partners MidCap Financial Trust, managed by a subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, Inc. and Apollo Investment.

Apollo Unveils Impact Advisory Committee, Hall to Chair

Apollo Global Management created an impact advisory committee. The committee, chaired by Lisa Hall, will help guide the Apollo Impact platform and includes 11 members who bring diverse backgrounds and expertise across a variety of fields to focus on the firm’s impact investing platform.

Apollo and Hudson Acquire Cardtronics in $2.3B Transaction

ATM owner and operator Cardtronics entered into a definitive agreement with funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management and Hudson Executive Capital to be acquired for $35 per share in cash.

Apollo, BlackRock Participate in $675MM Stalking Horse Agreement with Global Eagle

Global Eagle Entertainment agreed to a definitive stalking horse asset purchase agreement for total consideration of $675 million with an entity led by lenders including Apollo Global Management and certain funds and accounts under management by BlackRock.