TITLE

Golden Gate Scores Partial Exit on J. Jill

AUTHOR(S)
MacFadyen, Ken
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;3/21/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move by Golden Gate Capital to divest the Quincy, Massachusetts-based women's retailing firm J. Jill to Arcapita Bank BSC as of March 21, 2011.
ACCESSION #
69585252

 

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