Summit Park led a recapitalization of Artifact Uprising (A|U), a provider of premium personalized photo books, prints and gifts.
ACIA Aero Leasing, a provider of regional aircraft leasing and lease management services, and Investec Bank entered into an agreement for a new revolving credit facility that will enable the lessor to draw new debt secured by regional aircraft.
On Jan. 1, United Community Banks completed its merger with Reliant Bancorp, including its wholly-owned subsidiary, Reliant Bank, which was merged with and into United’s bank subsidiary, United Community Bank, and will now operate under the United brand.
Clarus Capital launched as a new commercial finance company focused on delivering capital solutions to finance tangible assets for leveraged middle-market companies. The new company was founded by former executives of NewStar Financial.
Deutsche Bank provided debt financing for middle market private equity firm J.F. Lehman & Company’s acquisition of ENTACT, a provider of environmental remediation and geotechnical services.
Law firm Stoel Rives added Kevin Burnett as a partner in its Corporate Group. Burnett represents sponsors, borrowers and lenders in ABL facilities, leveraged acquisition financings and venture debt.
Pamlico Capital and the management team of Daxko announced Pamlico has made a majority investment in the company. Pamlico was advised by K&L Gates, and Daxko was advised by Bradley Arant Boult Cummings.
J.P. Morgan Securities. J.P. Morgan Securities, Goldman Sachs and BMO Capital Markets provided financing to support Darling International’s acquisition of Vion Ingredients shares, a division of Vion Holding.