Clifford Chance advised Alter Domus, a provider of technology-enabled fund administration, debt capital markets and corporate services, backed by private equity house Permira, on its acquisition of Solvas from Deloitte & Touche.
Acuity Knowledge Partners, a provider of high-value research, analytics and business intelligence to the financial services sector, advised by Permira, the global private equity firm, acquired a majority stake in the business from Equistone Partners Europe, a mid-market private equity investor.
Ares Management’s credit group closed approximately $5.7 billion in U.S. direct lending commitments across 45 transactions during the third quarter of 2022 and approximately $32 billion in direct lending commitments across 251 transactions in the last 12-month period.
McAfee, a global provider of online protection, entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group, which obtained a commitment from a JPMorgan Chase Bank-led syndicate for nearly $10 billion in debt financing to support the transaction.
Fifth Street Asset Management announced that its affiliate, Fifth Street Management, served as administrative agent and lead arranger for a $171 million one-stop financing facility to support LegalZoom.com.