Hudson’s Bay Taps EverCore Partners to Review Neiman Marcus Deal

Reuters reported that Canada’s Hudson’s Bay Co has engaged EverCore Partners to review potential options for combining its business with debt-laden U.S. department store operator Neiman Marcus Group.

Citi, Others Advise Southcross Energy, TexStar Combination

Southcross Energy announced it will combine with TexStar Midstream. Citi is serving as financial advisor to Southcross; Barclays, Evercore Partners and UBS Investment Bank are serving as financial advisors to TexStar.

JPMorgan Chase Leads $1.35B Brown & Brown Facility

Brown & Brown announced its entry into a $1.35 billion credit facility, funded by a syndicate of financial institutions led by JPMorgan Chase Bank.

Repko, Ball Honored With 2013 Leadership Awards

The M&A Advisor announced that William Repko, senior advisor and co-founder of Evercore Partners, and Corinne Ball, partner and co-head of the NY-based business restructuring & reorganization practice at Jones Day, were honored with its 2013 Leadership Award.

Tribune Hires JPMorgan, Evercore to Explore Sale

Bloomberg reported that Tribune Co. said it hired JPMorgan Chase and Evercore Partners as financial advisers after receiving unsolicited interest in its newspapers.