2007 News

December 12, 2007

Croft & Bender Advises Getmembers.com in its Sale to Haggin Marketing


Croft & Bender represented Atlanta-based Coupons Inc., which does business as Getmembers.com, during negotiations associated with the recently announced sale of Getmembers to Haggin Marketing, Inc., a San Francisco-based multi-channel direct marketing agency backed by Lake Capital. full story »

October 22, 2007

Croft & Bender Advises Arcapita in Transportation Safety Technologies Sale to Riverside Manufacturin

Atlanta Business Chronicle

Croft & Bender announced today it represented the management team of Atlanta-based Arcapita, Inc., a leading private equity investment firm, during negotiations associated with the recently announced sale of Transportation Safety Technologies (TST) in Indianapolis, Ind., to Riverside Manufacturing of Fort Wayne, Ind. full story »

May 11, 2007

Croft & Bender Client Blue Frog Solutions Receives Minority Investment From LPL Financial Services

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Blue Frog Solutions, a leading provider of straight-through processing and compliance solutions for the annuity and life industries, has announced a minority investment from Linsco/Private Ledger Corp. (LPL Financial Services), the nation's largest independent broker/dealer. full story »

April 23, 2007

Croft & Bender Arranges Sale of nuBridges Preferred Stock


Croft & Bender, an Atlanta-based investment banking firm, announced today that it has arranged the secondary sale of 2.1 million shares of preferred stock in Atlanta-based nuBridges, Inc. The lead investor was Ticonderoga Capital of Boston. In addition, several existing nuBridges' investors, including Noro-Moseley Partners, C&B Capital and certain individuals, participated in the transaction. full story »

April 3, 2007

Croft & Bender Advises Management Team in Purchase of APCO

Yahoo! Finance

Croft & Bender represented the management team of Automobile Protection Corporation during negotiations associated with the purchase of APCO from Ford Motor Company. APCO was acquired by a private equity fund, Trident IV, L.P., managed by Stone Point Capital LLC of Greenwich, Conn., in partnership with the APCO management team. full story »

March 16, 2007

C&B Capital Closes $24 Million Fund

Atlanta Business Chronicle

The latest local round of private equity deals continues to roll. C&B Capital closed its second private equity/venture capital fund on Feb. 28, netting $24 million from investors. full story »

February 2, 2007

Croft & Bender Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

Yahoo! Finance

Croft & Bender celebrates its tenth anniversary. Over this period the company has expanded four-fold to meet the needs of middle - market and emerging growth companies in the Southeast. full story »