Congratulations to VersaPharm

Congratulations to VersaPharm

Congratulations to VersaPharm and its extraordinary management team, Kevin Connelly, Joe Leary and Steve McCune.  Proud to be present at inception. Congratulations on an extraordinary seven years of growth.

Akorn to Acquire VersaPharm for $440 Million

Business Wire - May 9, 2014

Increases presence in the highly attractive niche dermatology market — Adds $90 – 100 million in annual revenues — Immediately accretive to earnings – LAKE FOREST, Ill., May 9, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Akorn, Inc. AKRX -0.53% today announced that…

Film royalty fund seeks to offer 6% yield

Citywire - May 6, 2014

A closed-ended fund that will invest in film distribution rights is hoping to raise £195 million at an initial public offering later this year. The Paradigm Entertainment Royalty fund will have an initial portfolio comprised of films with aggregate worldwide…

Village Roadshow Inks Co-Finance Deal with Sony Pictures

Village Roadshow Inks Co-Finance Deal with Sony Pictures

Alexandra Cheney, Senior Film Reporter - Variety.com - May 5, 2014

Shingle will maintain its longtime co-finance and first-look deal with Warner Bros. Warner Bros.’ longtime financial partner Village Roadshow Pictures has cut a similar co-financing deal with the Burbank studio’s crosstown rival, Sony Pictures Entertainment, say people familiar with the…

The Lego Movie builds the case for Australian know-how

The Lego Movie builds the case for Australian know-how

David Court - theconversation.com - Feb. 12, 2014

The Lego Movie was released to a legion of fans in the US last Friday and massive box office success. So what do a Hollywood movie and a Danish toy company have to do with Australia? Well, quite a lot…

Horizons National 2013-15 Challenge Grant

Lorna Smith, Chief Executive Officer - Horizons National

Dear Horizons National Board, We are thrilled to announce that several members of the Horizons National Board of Directors have joined together to offer a $1 Million challenge grant to be matched between March 2013 and March 2015. Inspired by…

Village Roadshow Pictures Asia’s Debut Films Break Box Office Records in China

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013

VRPA titles deliver unprecedented #1 and #2 box office spots Captures 85% market share in China Village Roadshow Pictures Asia (VRPA) released “Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons” and “Say Yes!” to a powerful China opening during last week’s…

Village Roadshow closes $1.1 billion credit facility

By Rachel Abrams - Variety.com - Monday, Nov. 26, 2012

Warner Bros. distribution pact extended through 2017 Village Roadshow’s hefty refinancing banks on the performance of upcoming pics such as “Gangster Squad.” Village Roadshow has closed the $1.125 billion debt facility that Variety first reported last month, the largest deal…

Tailwind Capital Presents at The Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Limited Partners Summit

May 24, 2011

Tailwind Capital Presents at The Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Limited Partners Summit, Jun-28-2011 02:50 PM. Venue: Grand Hyatt, 109 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017, New York, United States. Speakers: Douglas M Karp, Managing Partner & Co-Chief Executive…

LLR, Tailwind Exit SDI

By Ken MacFadyen - themiddlemarket.com - January 17, 2011

Sale to TPG Capital’s IMS Health comes as the Supreme Court considers constitutionality of state laws banning commercial use of prescription data. TPG Capital-backed IMS Health agreed to acquire rival healthcare analytics provider SDI Health LLC through an undisclosed deal….