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Goldman Sachs Supports Allegion’s Acquisition of Stanley Black & Decker’s Access Technologies Business

Allegion agreed to acquire Stanley Access Technologies and assets related to the automatic entrance solutions business from Stanley Black & Decker for $900 million. Allegion obtained fully committed financing from Goldman Sachs to support the deal.

Deutsche Bank, BMO Capital Markets and JPMorgan Support Dave & Buster’s Acquisition of Main Event

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment entered into an agreement to acquire Main Event from Ardent Leisure Group and RedBird Capital Partners. Deutsche Bank Securities, JPMorgan Chase Bank and BMO Capital Markets are the joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the financing supporting the acquisition.

Ares Management Acquires AMP’s PrivateMarketsCo Infrastructure Debt Platform

Ares Management and its subsidiary, Ares Holdings, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AMP’s PrivateMarketsCo Infrastructure Debt platform, an infrastructure debt investment platform with approximately $8 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30.

Nordic Aviation Capital Files Chapter 11, Receives $170MM in DIP Financing

Nordic Aviation Capital entered into a restructuring support agreement with its equity holders and lenders and filed voluntary petitions under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. As part of the restructuring, the company obtained $170 million in debtor-in-possession financing.

Callodine Group Enters Agreement to Acquire Thorofare Capital

Callodine Group, an asset management firm focused on yield-oriented investment strategies, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Thorofare Capital, a real estate investment firm managing more than $1 billion in assets under management.

KKR and Callodine Commercial Finance Support Durational Capital Management’s Acquisition of Casper

Casper Sleep entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Durational Capital Management. KKR Credit and Callodine Commercial committed debt financing to Durational Capital Management to support the acquisition.

Corre Management Partners Provides $50MM Subordinated Term Loan to TEAM

TEAM entered into a $50 million delayed draw subordinated term loan facility led by Corre Management Partners. TEAM also entered into an amendment to its senior secured term loan facility led by Atlantic Park Strategic Capital Fund.