Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

left to right; Cory M. Baker, Michael DeVirgilio, Zachary Sigel and Samuel Porat

Neuberger Closes on $462M Dedicated Fund for Marquee Brands

The dedicated funding allows Marquee to quickly close on deals.

Peter J. Solomon Sells Majority Stake to Natixis

Peter J. Solomon will continue on at the firm he founded.

Joe’s Jeans Completes Hudson Jeans, Robert Graham Merger

The merged entity was renamed Differential Brands Group Inc. and will remain publicly listed on Nasdaq with the ticker “DFBG.”


Think Tank: Douglas Hand on the Challenge Of M&A for Namesake Brands

Examples of designers who have sold or lost control of namesake brands are far from uncommon.

Damiani Family Buys Venini

The Damiani family has taken a 60 percent stake in the Venini glass company.

Tod’s Shareholders OK Capital Increase for Roger Vivier Deal

Tod’s minority shareholders on Wednesday approved a capital increase and the acquisition of the Roger Vivier brand.

Le Tote Takes Over Threadflip

The “Netflix for fashion” service will take over the peer-to-peer resale platform, which will cease operations.

Chinese E-commerce Players Merge

Mogujie will take over rival Meilishuo and form a new company with annual sales of about $3 billion. Both players are female-focused platforms that bear a striking resemblance to Pinterest.

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Carrefour Completes Acquisition of Rue du Commerce

The French retailer bought the e-commerce site from real estate giant Altarea Cogedim.