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Sarah A.W. Fitts
Sarah A.W. Fitts
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Prudential Financial its sale of a single premium group annuity contract to the Verizon Management Pension Plan to settle approximately $7.5 billion of pension liabilities of the Plan by providing future annuity payments to approximately 41,000 members of the Verizon Management Pension Plan
Oriental Trading Company in its sale to Berkshire Hathaway
Footprint Power in its acquisition of the Salem Harbor Power Station, a coal- and oil-fired power station, from Dominion Energy Inc.
Prudential, in the sale to a General Motors retirement plan of a group annuity contract that will provide annuity payments for certain GM salaried retirees as part of GM's plan to reduce pension obligations by approximately $26 billion
Mitsui in its $5.8 billion bridge loan to Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (“CODELCO”) to finance CODELCO’s potential acquisition of up to a 49% interest in Anglo American Sur S.A., a wholly owned subsidiary of Anglo American plc
Companhia de Bebidas das Américas – AmBev in its combination of business activities in Venezuela with Cerveceria Regional S.A.
LG Electronics, Inc., in the establishment of a strategic alliance with Viking Range Corporation, including distribution of LG-brand home appliances through Viking distributors in the United States and expanding Viking’s international distribution
Prudential Financial in the combination of its retail securities business, Prudential Securities, with Wachovia Securities to create the third largest brokerage firm in US and in its $4.5 billion sale of such interest to Wells Fargo
Sithe Global Power, LLC in a strategic partnership with subsidiaries of Chubu Electric Power Company, Inc. and Toyota Tsusho Corporation including the sale of an aggregate 50% interest in Goreway station, an 875MW combined cycle power generating facility in 2009, followed by the sale of its remaining interest in the plant to its strategic partners in 2011
International Paper in its $6 billion acquisition of Weyerhaeuser's containerboard, packaging and recycling business
A developer in selling its interest in a gas fired power plant
Cerberus Capital Management and MassMutual Capital in their $600 million purchase of a controlling interest in Scottish Re
DC Chemical in its $160 million acquisition of a minority interest in Evergreen Solar, Inc. and in its related multi-year polysilicon supply agreement with Evergreen
Mitsui in its investment in Brightstar Logistics in Singapore
International Paper in its $237 million sale of five wood products mills to Georgia-Pacific
International Paper in its $325 million sale of 13 sawmills to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
MBK Partners in its $1.6 billion acquisition of China Network Systems. At the time of signing, this transaction was the largest leveraged buyout in the Asia Pacific region outside of Japan.
Alinda Capital Partners in its acquisition of the concession companies which own and operate four bridges in Alabama and the tunnel connecting Detroit, Michigan to Windsor, Ontario, from Macquarie
Rexel in its $725 million Acquisition of GE Supply from General Electric
Holders of $130 million in secured notes in the bankruptcy of Oregon Arena Corporation, owners of the Rose Garden, home of the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team
Secured creditors of Crown Pacific Limited, led by John Hancock Life Insurance, TIAA - CREF and Avenue Capital Management, in their $302 million acquisition of the timberland assets of Crown Pacific Limited Partners
Prudential Financial in the merger of its retail brokerage business with Wachovia, creating the third largest brokerage firm in the United States, with combined client assets exceeding $500 billion
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