Charlesbank Exits OTC Platform

Cody, Tamika
September 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;9/27/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 39, p12
The article examines the sale by Charlesbank Capital Partners of its over the counter (OTC) products business Blacksmith Brands to Prestige Brands. Valued at 190 million U.S. dollars, the transaction is expected to be completed in November 2010. The deal will comprise of cash and debt, along with tax attributes with a present value of 16 million U.S. dollars.


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