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Because the troubles stifling general M&A activity during the pandemic are less germane to add-on acquisitions, private equity sponsors and other investors should consider them as a strategy for efficiently deploying capital in the near term, say attorneys at Morrison Cohen.
Banking technology company nCino's shares rocketed upward Tuesday after the company raised $250 million in an upsized, Sidley Austin LLP-steered initial public offering that priced above the company's expected range.
Biopharmaceutical company Cytokinetics said Tuesday it's entered a series of deals with funds backed by RTW Investments to raise $250 million and that have the potential to bring in an additional $200 million for its work involving heart disease drug candidates.
Bracewell LLP has brought on a former Baker Botts LLP partner experienced in advising companies on transactional tax matters to the firm's tax practice in Washington, D.C.
Jamf, a creator of software that automates Apple device management, priced an initial public offering Tuesday for $288 million to raise money to reduce debt and make investments, in a deal guided by Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.