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BLOOMBERG: HCA Returning Three Times Cost Shows Timing Trumps Overhauls

BLOOMBERG: HCA Returning Three Times Cost Shows Timing Trumps Overhauls

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  • March 4, 2011

By Sree Bhaktavatsalam, Cristina Alesci and Pat Wechsler What a difference 10 months have made for HCA Inc. and its private-equity owners, KKR & Co., Bain Capital LLC and Bank of America Corp. When the hospital operator, which went private in a record leveraged buyout in 2006, filed in May to go public, U.S. initial offerings were st... Read More

THE DEAL: Regis Increases Provalliance Stake

THE DEAL: Regis Increases Provalliance Stake

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  • February 2, 2011

By Demitri Diakantonis Regis Corp., operator of the Supercuts hair salon chain, announced late Tuesday, Feb. 1, that it acquired an additional 17% stake in European counterpart Provalliance SAS for $56 million. Regis now owns a 46% stake in the operator of Jean Louis David, Franck Provost and Saint Algue hair salons. The tran... Read More

Investment Dealer’s Digest (IDD): Fashioning a Solid Transaction

Investment Dealer’s Digest (IDD): Fashioning a Solid Transaction

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  • January 28, 2011

Phillips-Van Heusen's $3 billion-plus purchase brought Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger under the same roof By Danielle Fugazy Buying Tommy Hilfiger from Apax Partners for $3.1 billion made Phillips-Van Heusen, or PVH, one of the world’s largest apparel companies. Shares of PVH, owner of the Calvin Klein brand, have appreciated over ... Read More