Tag Archives: Debevoise & Plimpton

Mizuho Americas Acquires Capstone Partners

Mizuho Americas signed an agreement to acquire Capstone Partners, an independent middle-market placement agent focused on fundraising and advisory services to private equity, credit, real asset and infrastructure investment firms.

Philippine Airlines Emerges from Chapter 11 with $2B in Balance Sheet Reductions

Philippine Airlines emerged from its voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings, completing its financial restructuring within four months. Philippine Airlines’ plan of reorganization provides for more than $2 billion in permanent balance sheet reductions from existing creditors.

Oaktree Capital Management Acquires Velocity Risk Underwriters

Funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, a global investment manager specializing in alternative investments, acquired Velocity Risk Underwriters, a catastrophe-focused property and specialty insurance risk managing general agent.

J.P. Morgan, BofA, KKR Provide Debt Financing to Support Acquisition of Cloudera

Cloudera entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by affiliates of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and KKR in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.3 billion. J.P. Morgan, Bank of America and KKR Capital Markets committed to provide debt financing for the transaction.