Hearthside Food Solutions LLC, which makes snacks sold under other companies’ brand names, may fetch offers of about $1 billion in a sale with final bids due this week, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Oak Hill Capital Partners, the private-equity firm backed by Texas financier Robert M. Bass, will reap more than a 240 percent gain selling Local TV Holdings LLC to Tribune Co. for $2.73 billion, a person familiar with the matter said.
Skaters gliding across the ice rink at the five-star Le Meridien Lav hotel are unwitting extras in the final acts of the financial crisis as they practice their turns on the shores of the Adriatic Sea.
AerCap Holdings NV’s $5 billion deal last month to buy International Lease Finance Corp. caps a merger trend in the industry and may pave the way for a shift to initial public offerings, according to the man behind the move.
Dave & Buster’s Inc. , the closely held operator of restaurant-entertainment complexes, is planning to sell debt as investors accelerate withdrawals from mutual funds specializing in high-yield, high-risk bonds.
Oak Hill Capital Partners led private-equity firms tapping banks to finance leveraged buyouts this week as an increase of cash in the loan market is spurring sponsors to buy companies from one another.