Columbia West Capital News - Southwest Deal Intelligence
12.13.11 Utah Deal Intelligence - November 2011

 


This report is prepared as a courtesy to the Utah business community by Columbia West Capital, LLC based on our research and information collected by our firm. Despite our dedicated efforts, occasionally a deal might be missed or appropriate credit not given to legal or financial advisors. Please feel free to contact us if you have information on a transaction that you want to assure is included and credit attributed to appropriate advisors. Also, feel free to forward to others who may have interest; they can be added to the regular distribution by contacting our office. Our contact information is below.

 


 

M&A - Strategic

 

11/7/2011 ACI Medical Devices, Inc. acquired assets of Kol Bio-Medical Instruments Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. ACI Medical Devices develops, manufactures, and markets medical devices that enhance healthcare outcomes for clinicians and their patients worldwide and is based in Murray, Utah.

 


 

11/15/2011 TradeStation Group Inc. acquired IBFX Holdings LLC from Spectrum Equity Investors, Todd Crosland and family for $17.0 million. IBFX Holdings, through its subsidiaries, provides online forex trading services, offering individual traders, money managers and institutional customer's proprietary technology, tools and education to trade spot foreign currency online and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 


 

11/16/2011 Lifetime Products, Inc. acquired the assets of Emotion Kayaks, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Lifetime Products manufactures and distributes lifestyle products and is based in Clearfield, Utah.

 


 

11/18/2011 Clayton Holdings LLC agreed to acquire Green River Capital, LC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Clayton Holdings is involved with real estate investment consulting, marketing, and technology and is based in West Valley, Utah.

 


 

11/21/2011 MyHeritage acquired FamilyLink.com, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. FamilyLink.com operates as a social networking company for families and genealogists in the United States and internationally and is based in Provo, Utah.

 


 

11/22/2011 MoneyDesktop, Inc. acquired MyJibe. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MoneyDesktop offers financial management software and is based in Provo, Utah.



Pipeline Supply & Service, LLC acquired Wasatch Supply, Inc. Wasatch Supply distributes pipeline supplies and equipment, and construction materials and equipment, and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bryant & Campbell, LLP served as legal advisor to Pipeline Supply & Service. Ballard Spahr LLP served as legal advisor to Wasatch Supply.

 



M&A - Financial

 

11/14/2011 High Road Capital Partners, L.P. acquired Handi Quilter, Inc. from Hanover Partners, Inc. and Tuckerman Capital. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Handi Quilter designs and develops home machine quilting systems and is based in North Salt Lake, Utah.

 


 

Private Placements


11/1/2011 Radiate Media announced that it has received $10.0 million in its first institutional round of equity funding led by new investor Level Equity. Radiate Media, an online and mobile publishing company, offers digital publishing solutions for local and national media companies and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 


 

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