Securities Digest for October 5, 2015

October 13, 2015

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See below for featured transactions in each of the following categories:

• Mergers & Acquisitions
• Offering Summaries
• No-Action Letters
• SEC Comment Letters
• International Prospectuses & 144As

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THIS WEEK’S FEATURED TRANSACTIONS:

Mergers & Acquisitions See all recent M&A >

Target Acquiror Amount Description Filing Date Deal Summary
Media General, Inc. Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. $4.1 Billion Nexstar’s unsolicited proposal aims to supplant Media General’s bid for Meredith Corp. September 28, 2015 Deal Summary
Arizona Chemical Holdings Corp. Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. $1.37 Billion Privately-held plastics peer acquired through all-cash share purchase agreement. September 28, 2015 Deal Summary
Catarina Midstream LLC Sanchez Production Partners LP $345 Million Sanchez, a unit of Exelon Corp., gets 150 miles of gathering lines in the Eagle Ford Shale. September 28, 2015 Deal Summary

 

Offering Summaries See all recent Offering Summaries>

Issuer Security Amount Description Filing Date Offering Summary
Laureate Education, Inc. Class A Common Stock $100 Million International network of universities files for IPO but will be a “controlled company”. October 2, 2015 Offering Summary
Advanced Accelerator Applications S.A. American Depositary Shares $75 Million IPO of ADS by French producer of molecular nuclear medicine products. October 1, 2015 Offering Summary
MyoKardia Inc. Common Stock $86.25 Million South San Francisco-based clinical stage biotech targeting rare cardiovascular diseases files for IPO. September 28, 2015 Offering Summary

 

International Prospectuses & 144As See all recent International Prospectuses >

Issuer Security Amount Description Filing Date Filings
Zhejiang Tengy Environmental Technology Co., Ltd Shares HKD 500 Million Pollution control systems provider with business primarily in China files IPO despite adverse market conditions. September 24, 2015 Filings
Regina Miracle International (Holdings) Limited Shares HKD 1.88 Billion Manufacturer of intimate wear for Victoria’s Secret and other brands with Hong Kong IPO and Regulation S/144A global offering. September 24, 2015 Filings
Akelius Residential AB 3.375% Bonds EUR 300 Million Regulation S bond deal for Sweden-based manager and developer of European and North American residential properties. September 21, 2015 Filings

 

SEC Comment Letters See all recent SEC Comment Letters >

Issuer Description Filing Date Documents
Hill-Rom Holdings Inc. Staff requests that merger proxy for the acquisition of privately-held Welch Allen include estimated aggregate severance amounts for Welch’s executives. August 20, 2015 Documents
Peabody Energy Corporation Staff seeks clarification that struggling coal miner’s reverse-split proposal will not have going-private effect. August 13, 2015 Documents
CECO Environmental Corp. Staff requests disclosure of acquirer’s rationale for initially proposing an asymmetrical collar consideration for acquisition of PMFG. July 10, 2015 Documents

 

No-Action Letters See all recent No-Action Letters >

Issuer Rule Description Filing Date Letters
Stansberry & Associates Investment Research LLC Rule 206(4)-3 Staff allows cash solicitation fee payments to Stansberry despite the fact that the firm is barred from receiving them by a recent court injunction for fraud. September 30, 2015 Letters