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CFIUS Filing Clearance: BC Partners/Medina Capital/Longview Asset Management and CenturyLink

Status:  Clearance Acquirer:  BC Partners (United Kingdom); Medina Capital (US); Longview Asset Management Ltd. (Canada) Acquired:   CenturyLink, Inc. (US) Value:  Approx. US$2.3 billion Industry:  Technology Services; Network and Data Solutions… Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Withdrawn, Prefiling, Clearance: Golden Gate Capital/GIC Pte. Ltd. and NeuStar, Inc.

Status Update:  Withdrawn, Prefiling, and Clearance   Acquirer:  Golden Gate Capital (US); GIC Pte. Ltd. (Singapore) Acquired:  NeuStar, Inc. (US) Value:  Approx. US$2.9 billion Industry: Technology Services   UPDATE:  “On June 12, 2017, NeuStar received written notification from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”) that it will not take action to prevent … Continue Reading

BIS Modifies Entity List Designation

Effective 18 April 2017, the US Commerce Department, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has revised the Entity List entry for Russia’s Federal Security Service (Federalnaya Sluzhba Bezopasnosti or FSB) to conform to the OFAC general license adopted on 2 February 2017, General License No. 1. That general license authorises transactions otherwise prohibited under Executive … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: TDK Corporation and InvenSense, Inc.

Status Update:  Clearance   Acquirer:  TDK Corporation (Japan) Acquired:  InvenSense, Inc. (U.S.) Value:  Approx. US$1.3 billion Industry:  Technology Services   UPDATE:  InvenSense, Inc., a leading provider of MEMS sensor platforms, issued a statement on April 18, 2017 that “all necessary regulatory clearances have been received for the acquisition by TDK Corporation of InvenSense, including from … Continue Reading

CFIUS Clearance: Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company and Ingram Micro, Inc.

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company, Ltd.  (China)/HNA Group (China) Acquired:  Ingram Micro, Inc.  (U.S.) Value:  US$6 billion Industry:  Logistics; Technology Services   On November 1, 2016, U.S. based Ingram Micro, Inc., announced that its pending US$6 billion acquisition by Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company Ltd. has been cleared by the Committee on Foreign … Continue Reading
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