Maranon Takes $65M Slice Of Linden's $314M Dental Co. Buy

Law360, New York (March 1, 2013, 2:23 PM EST) -- Chicago-based private equity financier Maranon Capital LP has made a $65 million mezzanine debt investment in Linden Capital Partners LLC's $314 million buyout of a Missouri dental equipment manufacturer, Maranon announced Friday.

The investment gives Maranon a slice of Linden Capital's take-private acquisition of Young Innovations Inc., which closed Jan. 31. In addition to buying the mezzanine tranche, Maranon also co-invested preferred and common equity alongside Linden Capital in the deal.

The Young Innovations takeover is Maranon's first deal with Linden, a Chicago-based health care and...
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