Private Equity Deals that Close – 8/31/2015


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PRIVATE EQUITY DEALS THAT CLOSED

• The Carlyle Group has agreed to acquire Blyth Inc. (NYSE: BTH), a Greenwich, Conn.-based direct-to-consumer manufacturer and seller of candles and home fragrance products. The deal is valued at $98 million, or $6 per share (105% premium to Friday’s closing price, 65% premium to 30-day share average).www.blythinc.com

Carlyle Group

• Harvey Tool, a Rowley, Mass.-based portfolio company of The Riverside Company, has acquired Helical Solutions, a Gorham, Maine-based maker of end mills. No financial terms were disclosed. www.harveytool.com

• Landesk, a South Jordan, Utah-based systems lifecycle management company owned by Thoma Bravo, has acquired Xtraction Solutions, a Kansas City-based provider of business intelligence solutions for enterprise IT operations. No financial terms were disclosed. www.landesk.com

• Madison Dearborn Partners has completed its $715 million acquisition ofPatterson Medical, a Warrenville, Ill.-based distributor of rehabilitation and sports medicine products, from Patterson Companies Inc. (Nasdaq: PDCO).www.mdcp.com

• Magnate Worldwide, a partnership between CIVC Partners and Magnate Capital Partners, has acquired TrumpCard Inc., a Costa Mesa, Calif.-based provider of logistics services for “high-value and time-sensitive shipments.” No financial terms were disclosed. www.trumpcardinc.com

• Trimb Healthcare AB, a Swedish portfolio company of Avista Capital Partners, has agreed to acquire YouMedical Group AB, a Dutch provider of OTC healthcare products that generates around 16 million in annual revenue. No financial terms were disclose. www.youmedical.com

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