Clearlake to Purchase Glass Fiber Manufacturer

Private equity firm Clearlake Capital Group has agreed to purchase ASP Unifrax Holdings Inc. in N.Y. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

WndrCo Leads $7 Million Investment in Rally Rd.

Jeffery Katzenberg’s Beverly Hills-based media and technology investment fund, WndrCo, announced Sept. 27 it participated a $7 million Series A investment round for New York-based Rally Rd. The funding was led by Santa Monica headquartered Upfront Ventures Management.

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Deals & Dealmakers: PE Firms Purchase Meek’s

Deal adds building material supplier to roster, forms new parent company

Clearlake Capital and Angeles Equity Partners Purchase Meek’s Lumber Co.

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BH Firm Takes $10M Bite of Jerky

FINANCE: Monogram Capital’s third investment

Private equity firm Monogram Capital feeds appetite for jerky with another investment.

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OpenGate Capital to Sell Nakan for $265 Million

Century City-based private equity firm OpenGate Capital announced an agreement to sell portfolio company, Nakan, for $265 million to Houston-based Westlake Chemical Corp.

Forecast: California Economy Will Continue to Grow, But Pace Will Slow in 2020

California’s economy will continue to grow in the coming years but the pace is expected to slow alongside a slowing economy on the national level, according to the UCLA Anderson Forecast, which was released on Sept. 26.

Monogram Capital Partners Invest $10 Million in Country Archer Jerky

Beverly Hills-based private equity firm Monogram Capital Partners made its latest investment in food company Country Archer Jerky Co., for $10 million.

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Deals & Dealmakers: Westhook Gets Landscaper

Deal comes on heels of $140 million inaugural fund annoucement

PacWest acquires El Dorado Savings for $467 million.

PacWest Bancorp Makes $467 Million Bank Buy

PacWest Bancorp, a Beverly Hills bank holding company, acquired El Dorado Savings Bank in a deal valued at $466.7 million, according to a press release.

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Banking & Finance Charts

Banking and finance by the numbers

Banking & Finance Quarterly

A special report on the banking and finance sector.

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Deals & Dealmakers: EP Wealth Advisors Rolls On

EP Wealth Advisors acquires Caves & Associates’ $190 million assets under management.

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Loans in Line

Tight housing supply appears to keep market stocked with credit-worthy borrowers

Home prices up, delinquencies and foreclosures down, in L.A. County’s housing market.

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Big Foundations Top $40B

The assets of Los Angeles County’s top 50 private charitable foundations and trusts collectively topped $41.1 billion last year, a 4.8 percent boost over the prior year.

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Brokerage Boss Faces Ban

FINANCE: BH firm’s appeal of FINRA ruling pending

Regulatory agencies put NMS Capital Advisors’ chair under the microscope.