Brookline Bancorp and PCSB Financial entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Brookline will acquire PCSB and its wholly-owned subsidiary, PCSB Bank, for approximately $313 million in cash and stock.
First Eagle Investments entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Napier Park Global Capital, an alternative credit manager.
Through its existing joint venture with GIC, Summit Hotel Properties closed a portfolio acquisition of 26 hotels from affiliates of NewcrestImage. Bank of America and Wells Fargo Bank provided $410 million in debt financing to support the transaction.
Eastern Bankshares, the stock holding company for Eastern Bank, and Century Bancorp, the stock holding company for Century Bank and Trust Company, entered into a definitive all-cash merger agreement with an aggregate transaction value of $642 million.
Annaly Capital Management entered into a definitive agreement to sell its commercial real estate business to Slate Asset Management, a global investment and asset management firm focused on real estate. The transaction is valued at $2.33.
Thoma Bravo, a private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sector, supported Zipari’s combination with Healthx through an investment valuing the company at more than half a billion dollars.
Blackstone Life Sciences and GSO Capital Partners led a $2 billion financial collaboration in support of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals. The deal includes an up to $750 million first lien senior secured term loan led by GSO.
Fredrich Lim joined Goodwin Procter as a partner in its private equity group in San Francisco. Lim comes to Goodwin from Kirkland & Ellis, where he was a partner in the debt finance group.