Transactions

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GCommerce

Preferred stock offering

GCommerce

Joint bookrunner

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Metlcast Products, Inc.

USD 12 Million

Buy-side advisory on acquisition of metal foundry

Metlcast Products, Inc.

Sole Financial Advisor

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Metlcast Products, Inc.

USD 13.4 Million

Senior and subordinated acquisition financing

Metlcast Products, Inc.

Sole Financial Arranger

bp
KemPharm

USD 20 Million

Preferred Stock Offering

KemPharm

Sole Book Runner

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Powderhook

Equity capital raise

Powderhook

Financial Advisor

bp
Monroe Capital

Bridgepoint Monroe Capital Investors, LLLP

Monroe Capital

Lead Bookrunner & Sole Financial Advisor

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Bridgepoint

USD 10.2 Million

Bridgepoint Investment Partners, LLLC

Bridgepoint

Lead Bookrunner & Sole Financial Advisor

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The Cypress Group

USD 1.17 Billion

Buy-side advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Cooper-Standard Automotive

The Cypress Group

Sole Financial Advisor

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Visteon

Sell-side advisor to Visteon on the sale of its European business to private equity consortium

Visteon

Sole Financial Advisor

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Gaylord

USD 861 Million

Sell-side advisor to Gaylord on its sale to Temple-Inland

Gaylord

Sole Financial Advisor

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Value Place

Secured promissory note offering

Value Place

Lead Bookrunner

bp
Exide Technologies

USD 290 Million

Senior secured notes

Exide Technologies

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Hertz

USD 15 Billion

Buy-side advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Hertz Car Rental

Hertz

Financial Advisor

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Asahi Tec

USD 1.2 Billion

Buy-side advisor to Asahi Tec (Chinese automotive supplier) on its acquisition of N.A. automotive supplier

Asahi Tec

Financial Advisor

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DOW

USD 1.63 Billion

Sell-side Advisor to Dow Chemical on the sale of its Styron division to Bain Capital

DOW

Lead Financial Advisor

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Liquid Container, L.P.

USD 568 Million

Sell-side advisor to Liquid Container on its sale to Graham Packaging

Liquid Container, L.P.

Sole Financial Advisor

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Ainsworth

USD 460 Million

M&A Advisor on acquisition of selected wood products assets from Potlatch Corp. & on related $450M bond offering

Ainsworth

Sole Financial Advisor & Sole Bookrunner

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Manitowoc

USD 160 Million

Sell-side advisor to Manitowoc on its sale of Scotsman Industries to Warburg Pincus

Manitowoc

Lead Financial Advisor

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USD 811 Million

Acquisition advisory & financing

LKQ

Financial Advisor

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Cadmus

USD 435 Million

Sell-side advisor to Cadmus on its sale to Cenveo

Cadmus

Sole Financial Advisor

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IWCO Direct

USD 516 Million

Sell-side advisor to IWCO Direct and Court Square Capital Partners on the sale of IWCO to Avista Capital Partners

IWCO Direct

Sole Financial Advisor

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Coinstar & Redbox

USD 200 Million

Convertible notes offering

Coinstar & Redbox

Joint Bookrunner

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Delphi

USD 2.0 Billion

DIP financing

Delphi

Joint Bookrunner

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Comverge

USD 133 Million

Follow-on offering

Comverge

Co-Lead Manager

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Cooper Standard

Buy-side advisory on acquisition of European automotive supplier

Cooper Standard

Financial Advisor

bp

EUR 5.1 Billion

Buy-side and financing supporting Madison Dearborn’s take private transaction for Jerrerson Smurfit Group

MDP

Lead Financial Advisor & Lead Arranger

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International Paper


USD 1.3 Billion

Joint venture with Ilim Pulp

International Paper

Financial Advisor

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IWCC

Sell-side advisor

IWCC

Sole Financial Advisor

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Navteq

USD 1.2 Billion

Follow-on public equity offering

Navteq

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Ainsworth

USD 210 Million

High-yield bond offering

Ainsworth

Co-Manager

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Coremobile Networks

Convertible debt and preferred equity placement

Coremobile Networks

Sole Financial Advisor

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Lear Corporation

USD 1.7 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

Lear Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

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Greif

USD 350 Million

New revolving credit facility

Greif

Joint Lead Arranger & Sole Bookrunner

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LKQ

USD 765 Million

Senior secured credit facilities (financing for LKQ’s acquisition of Keystone Automotive)

LKQ

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Exide Technologies

USD 60 Million

Convertible notes offering

Exide Technologies

Sole Bookrunner

bp
Cooper Standard

USD 137 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Cooper Standard

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Visteon


USD 800 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Visteon

Joint Bookrunner

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Accuride

USD 375 Million

Senior secured credit facilities & senior secured notes

Accuride

Joint Bookrunner

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Graphic Packaging

USD 1.4 Billion

New senior secured credit facilities

Graphic Packaging

Joint Lead Arranger

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Smurfit Kappa Group

EUR 1.5 Billion

Initial public offering

Smurfit Kappa Group

Sole Global Coordinator

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Weyerhaeuser

USD 1.0 Billion

Follow-on equity offering

Weyerhaeuser

Financial Advisor

bp
MDP Boise Cascade

USD 3.6 Billion

Joint Lead Arranger of financing for MDP’s leveraged acquisition of Boise Cascade’s forest products operations

MDP Boise Cascade

Financial Advisor

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Greif

USD 250 Million

Arranged new term loan to refinance its existing and repay a portion of the borrowings under its revolving credit facility

Greif

Financial Advisor

bp
FleetPride

USD 375 Million

Senior secured credit facilities/senior notes

FleetPride

Joint bookrunner

bp
Merrill Corporation

USD 200 Million

Dividend recapitalization

Merrill Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

bp
AccuRide

USD 99 Million

Initial public offering

AccuRide

Joint bookrunner

bp
GoodYear

USD 1.9 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

GoodYear

Joint bookrunner

bp
LKQ

USD 428 Million

Follow-on public equity offering

LKQ

Joint bookrunner

bp
Hexcell

USD 300 Million

Secondary equity offering

Hexcell

Joint Lead Bookrunner

bp
RockTenn

USD 700 Million

New senior credit facilities, utilized to finance $540M acquisition of Business

RockTenn

Financial Advisor 

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Meridian

USD 266 Million

Exit financing facilities

Meridian

Sole Bookrunner

bp
Hexcell

USD 575 Million

Bank and high-yield bond comprehensive debt refinancing

Hexcell

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Hertz

USD 12 Billion

Buy-side Advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Hertz Car Rental

Hertz

Sole Financing Arranger

bp
Lear Corporation

USD 300 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Lear Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

bp
PCA

USD 300 Million

New revolving credit facility and senior notes offering

PCA

Joint Bookrunner & Joint Arranger

bp
Smurfit-Stone

USD 2.2 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

USD 675 Million

Senior notes offering

Smurfit-Stone

Administrative Agent & Joint Arranger

bp
Tenneco

USD 250 Million

Senior notes offering

Tenneco

Joint Bookrunner

bp
PCA

USD 550 Million

Initial public offering

PCA

Co-Manager

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Norampac

USD 500 Million

Bank and high-yield bond refinancing

Norampac

Joint Lead Bookrunner

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Greif

USD 800 Million

Bank and high-yield bond refinancing

Greif

Joint Lead Bookrunner

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Weyerhaeuser

USD 7.9 Billion

Financing provider for Weyerhaeuser’s hostile takeover of Willamette Industries

Weyerhaeuser

Financial Advisor

bp
Georgia Pacific

USD 1.3 Billion

Senior guaranteed notes

Georgia Pacific

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Fraser Papers

USD 150 Million

High-yield bond offering

Fraser Papers

Co-Manager

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Cooper Standard

USD 215 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Cooper Standard

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Acuity Ventures III

Equity offering

Acuity Ventures III

Joint Bookrunner

bp
US Motorsport Corp.

USD 50 Million

Senior secured credit facility

US Motorsport Corp.

Joint Bookrunner

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International Paper

USD 3 Billion

Senior notes offering

International Paper

Joint bookrunner

bp
Software Company

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

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Equipment Manufacturer

Sell-side advisor to private equity firm

Equipment Manufacturer

Sole Financial Advisor

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Meat Processing Company

Debt restructuring and financial advisory

Meat Processing Company

Sole Financial Advisor

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ANE Technologies

Sell-side advisor to ANE Technologies on its sale to Perimeter eSecurity

ANE Technologies

Sole Financial Advisor

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VisionPoint

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing for management buyout

VisionPoint

Sole Financial Advisor

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IntegritySolutions

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing for management buyout

IntegritySolutions

Sole Financial Advisor

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Software Company

Recapitalization

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

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Superior Logistics USA, Inc.

Financial advisor on debt restructuring

Superior Logistics USA, Inc.

Sole Financial Advisor

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Software Company

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

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Speck

Sell-side advisor and buy-side acquisition financing

Speck

Sole Financial Advisor

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Biopharmaceutical Company

USD 22 Million

Sell-side advisory

Biopharmaceutical Company

Sole Financial Advisor

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GCommerce

Preferred stock offering

GCommerce

Joint bookrunner

bp
Metlcast Products, Inc.

USD 13.4 Million

Senior and subordinated acquisition financing

Metlcast Products, Inc.

Sole Financial Arranger

bp
KemPharm

USD 20 Million

Preferred Stock Offering

KemPharm

Sole Book Runner

bp
Powderhook

Equity capital raise

Powderhook

Financial Advisor

bp
Monroe Capital

Bridgepoint Monroe Capital Investors, LLLP

Monroe Capital

Lead Bookrunner & Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Bridgepoint

USD 10.2 Million

Bridgepoint Investment Partners, LLLC

Bridgepoint

Lead Bookrunner & Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Value Place

Secured promissory note offering

Value Place

Lead Bookrunner

bp
Exide Technologies

USD 290 Million

Senior secured notes

Exide Technologies

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Coinstar & Redbox

USD 200 Million

Convertible notes offering

Coinstar & Redbox

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Delphi

USD 2.0 Billion

DIP financing

Delphi

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Comverge

USD 133 Million

Follow-on offering

Comverge

Co-Lead Manager

bp
Navteq

USD 1.2 Billion

Follow-on public equity offering

Navteq

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Ainsworth

USD 210 Million

High-yield bond offering

Ainsworth

Co-Manager

bp
Coremobile Networks

Convertible debt and preferred equity placement

Coremobile Networks

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Lear Corporation

USD 1.7 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

Lear Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Greif

USD 350 Million

New revolving credit facility

Greif

Joint Lead Arranger & Sole Bookrunner

bp
LKQ

USD 765 Million

Senior secured credit facilities (financing for LKQ’s acquisition of Keystone Automotive)

LKQ

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Exide Technologies

USD 60 Million

Convertible notes offering

Exide Technologies

Sole Bookrunner

bp
Cooper Standard

USD 137 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Cooper Standard

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Visteon


USD 800 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Visteon

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Accuride

USD 375 Million

Senior secured credit facilities & senior secured notes

Accuride

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Graphic Packaging

USD 1.4 Billion

New senior secured credit facilities

Graphic Packaging

Joint Lead Arranger

bp
Smurfit Kappa Group

EUR 1.5 Billion

Initial public offering

Smurfit Kappa Group

Sole Global Coordinator

bp
Weyerhaeuser

USD 1.0 Billion

Follow-on equity offering

Weyerhaeuser

Financial Advisor

bp
MDP Boise Cascade

USD 3.6 Billion

Joint Lead Arranger of financing for MDP’s leveraged acquisition of Boise Cascade’s forest products operations

MDP Boise Cascade

Financial Advisor

bp
Greif

USD 250 Million

Arranged new term loan to refinance its existing and repay a portion of the borrowings under its revolving credit facility

Greif

Financial Advisor

bp
FleetPride

USD 375 Million

Senior secured credit facilities/senior notes

FleetPride

Joint bookrunner

bp
Merrill Corporation

USD 200 Million

Dividend recapitalization

Merrill Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

bp
AccuRide

USD 99 Million

Initial public offering

AccuRide

Joint bookrunner

bp
GoodYear

USD 1.9 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

GoodYear

Joint bookrunner

bp
LKQ

USD 428 Million

Follow-on public equity offering

LKQ

Joint bookrunner

bp
Hexcell

USD 300 Million

Secondary equity offering

Hexcell

Joint Lead Bookrunner

bp
RockTenn

USD 700 Million

New senior credit facilities, utilized to finance $540M acquisition of Business

RockTenn

Financial Advisor 

bp
Meridian

USD 266 Million

Exit financing facilities

Meridian

Sole Bookrunner

bp
Hexcell

USD 575 Million

Bank and high-yield bond comprehensive debt refinancing

Hexcell

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Lear Corporation

USD 300 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Lear Corporation

Joint Bookrunner

bp
PCA

USD 300 Million

New revolving credit facility and senior notes offering

PCA

Joint Bookrunner & Joint Arranger

bp
Smurfit-Stone

USD 2.2 Billion

Senior secured credit facilities

USD 675 Million

Senior notes offering

Smurfit-Stone

Administrative Agent & Joint Arranger

bp
Tenneco

USD 250 Million

Senior notes offering

Tenneco

Joint Bookrunner

bp
PCA

USD 550 Million

Initial public offering

PCA

Co-Manager

bp
Norampac

USD 500 Million

Bank and high-yield bond refinancing

Norampac

Joint Lead Bookrunner

bp
Greif

USD 800 Million

Bank and high-yield bond refinancing

Greif

Joint Lead Bookrunner

bp
Weyerhaeuser

USD 7.9 Billion

Financing provider for Weyerhaeuser’s hostile takeover of Willamette Industries

Weyerhaeuser

Financial Advisor

bp
Georgia Pacific

USD 1.3 Billion

Senior guaranteed notes

Georgia Pacific

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Fraser Papers

USD 150 Million

High-yield bond offering

Fraser Papers

Co-Manager

bp
Cooper Standard

USD 215 Million

Senior secured credit facilities

Cooper Standard

Joint Bookrunner

bp
Acuity Ventures III

Equity offering

Acuity Ventures III

Joint Bookrunner

bp
US Motorsport Corp.

USD 50 Million

Senior secured credit facility

US Motorsport Corp.

Joint Bookrunner

bp
International Paper

USD 3 Billion

Senior notes offering

International Paper

Joint bookrunner

bp
Metlcast Products, Inc.

USD 12 Million

Buy-side advisory on acquisition of metal foundry

Metlcast Products, Inc.

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
The Cypress Group

USD 1.17 Billion

Buy-side advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Cooper-Standard Automotive

The Cypress Group

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Visteon

Sell-side advisor to Visteon on the sale of its European business to private equity consortium

Visteon

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Gaylord

USD 861 Million

Sell-side advisor to Gaylord on its sale to Temple-Inland

Gaylord

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Hertz

USD 15 Billion

Buy-side advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Hertz Car Rental

Hertz

Financial Advisor

bp
Asahi Tec

USD 1.2 Billion

Buy-side advisor to Asahi Tec (Chinese automotive supplier) on its acquisition of N.A. automotive supplier

Asahi Tec

Financial Advisor

bp
DOW

USD 1.63 Billion

Sell-side Advisor to Dow Chemical on the sale of its Styron division to Bain Capital

DOW

Lead Financial Advisor

bp
Liquid Container, L.P.

USD 568 Million

Sell-side advisor to Liquid Container on its sale to Graham Packaging

Liquid Container, L.P.

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Ainsworth

USD 460 Million

M&A Advisor on acquisition of selected wood products assets from Potlatch Corp. & on related $450M bond offering

Ainsworth

Sole Financial Advisor & Sole Bookrunner

bp
Manitowoc

USD 160 Million

Sell-side advisor to Manitowoc on its sale of Scotsman Industries to Warburg Pincus

Manitowoc

Lead Financial Advisor

bp


 

USD 811 Million

Acquisition advisory & financing

LKQ

Financial Advisor

bp
Cadmus

USD 435 Million

Sell-side advisor to Cadmus on its sale to Cenveo

Cadmus

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
IWCO Direct

USD 516 Million

Sell-side advisor to IWCO Direct and Court Square Capital Partners on the sale of IWCO to Avista Capital Partners

IWCO Direct

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Cooper Standard

Buy-side advisory on acquisition of European automotive supplier

Cooper Standard

Financial Advisor

bp

EUR 5.1 Billion

Buy-side and financing supporting Madison Dearborn’s take private transaction for Jerrerson Smurfit Group

MDP

Lead Financial Advisor & Lead Arranger

bp
International Paper


USD 1.3 Billion

Joint venture with Ilim Pulp

International Paper

Financial Advisor

bp
IWCC

Sell-side advisor

IWCC

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Hertz

USD 12 Billion

Buy-side Advisor to private equity consortium on its acquisition of Hertz Car Rental

Hertz

Sole Financing Arranger

bp
Software Company

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Equipment Manufacturer

Sell-side advisor to private equity firm

Equipment Manufacturer

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Meat Processing Company

Debt restructuring and financial advisory

Meat Processing Company

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
ANE Technologies

Sell-side advisor to ANE Technologies on its sale to Perimeter eSecurity

ANE Technologies

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
VisionPoint

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing for management buyout

VisionPoint

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
IntegritySolutions

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing for management buyout

IntegritySolutions

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Software Company

Recapitalization

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Superior Logistics USA, Inc.

Financial advisor on debt restructuring

Superior Logistics USA, Inc.

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Software Company

Buy-side advisory and acquisition financing

Software Company

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Speck

Sell-side advisor and buy-side acquisition financing

Speck

Sole Financial Advisor

bp
Biopharmaceutical Company

USD 22 Million

Sell-side advisory

Biopharmaceutical Company

Sole Financial Advisor

The selected transactions contained herein represent transactions completed by Bridgepoint principals while associated with Bridgepoint Investment Banking, as well as transactions on which they advised in their capacity as investment bankers registered with various broker-dealers.