The Compass Group

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The Compass Group is a private equity firm that specializes in investments in middle market companies. The firm seeks to provide finance to entrepreneurial and financial owners of companies, as well as large corporations seeking to divest non-core operations. It invests in a broad range of industries including growing segments of the service, distribution, and manufacturing sectors. The firm invests primarily in companies that are based in North America. It seeks to make equity investments between $50 million and $250 million per transaction in companies with typical cash flow between $10 million and $40 million. The firm typically invests alongside management and occasionally with other equity groups and pursues a variety of non-control investments. The Compass Group LLC was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Westport, Connecticut with an additional office in Irvine, California.


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Market Participant -- High Concept Value Investing: Why no BDCs?
April 28, 2013
This would have a been an LLC type vehicle similar to Compass Diversified Trust (CODI) in that it was structured as an LLC instead of as an investment company. Golub capital gets credit in my book for having funny ...

Staffmark Files for IPO - Mergers & Acquisitions
May 27, 2011
Compass Diversified Trust portfolio company Staffmark Holdings, Inc. has filed to go public. According to an S-1, the Cincinnati-based staffing company is looking to raise $125 million through the IPO, and aims to list on the ...

Compass Diversified Trust Press Release - Compass ... - iMiners
April 12, 2011
Compass Diversified Holdings Reports 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results.

A New BDC Is Launched With More To Come | www.bullfax.com
December 16, 2009
Nicholas Marshi submits:We welcome one more public Business Development Company to the ever more crowded industry. On May 20th, New Mountain Finance Corporation (ticker: NMFC) went public, raising $100mn at ...

Compass Group Diversified Holdings LLC and ... - SOA & WOA
August 11, 2008
Westport, Conn., April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Compass Group Diversified Holdings LLC and Compass Diversified Trust announced today that CODI will make a cash distribution of $0.30 per share to holders of CODI ...