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Oxford Networks and BayRing Communications Announce Strategic Growth Plan Oxford Networks and BayRing Communications to Merge

June 05, 2015

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Lewiston, Maine - Oxford Networks and BayRing Communications announced today that the two companies have agreed to merge. The combined entity will be the largest competitive telecommunications provider headquartered in Northern New England. The new organization will operate approximately 2,000 route miles of high-capacity fiber optic network providing access to nearly 50,000 commercial buildings, four robust SOC 2 (Service Organization Control) data centers, and direct access to all other major hub data centers throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.  The merger provides an outstanding strategic fit as Oxford has a solid footprint in Maine, while BayRing has a strong market presence in Southern Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.


Stingray Digital Group Inc. Completes $140 Million Initial Public Offering

June 04, 2015

Montreal, June 3 2015 - Stingray Digital Group Inc. ("Stingray") announced today that it has successfully completed an initial public offering (the "Offering") of an aggregate of 22,400,000 subordinate voting shares and variable subordinate voting shares of Stingray (collectively, the “Offered Shares”) at a price of $6.25 per share, for total gross proceeds of $140 million. The subordinate voting shares and variable subordinate voting shares will begin trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols “RAY.A” and “RAY.B”, respectively.


Stingray awarded the prestigious Special Jury Prize at the 10th International Interactive TV (ITV) Awards; recognized as an industry leader

April 15, 2015

Montreal. April 15, 2015Stingray is proud to announce that it was awarded a Special Jury Prize at the 10th ITV Awards in Paris, a ceremony that brought together key players in the interactive and media industry. The Special Jury Prize was created at the jury’s request to honour the quality and innovation of the Stingray Music TV app developed for AT&T U-verse*. This award confirms Stingray’s position as a world-leading provider of music products and services.



KDC announces the acquisition of ChemAid Laboratories

January 07, 2015

MONTRÉAL, January 7, 2015 – KDC (The Knowlton Development Corporation), a leading contract manufacturer of health and beauty-care products headquartered in Knowlton, Québec, announces the acquisition of ChemAid Laboratories, an innovative formulator and manufacturer of skincare, hair care and bath and body products. ChemAid Laboratories employs a team of seasoned professionals with a vast experience in the formulation and manufacturing of high performance, efficient and high quality products at its manufacturing facility, located in Saddle Brook, New Jersey.


NOVACAP Completes Acquisition of Dialogic

November 24, 2014

PARSIPPANY, N.J., November 24, 2014 — Novacap TMT IV, L.P., a Canadian leader in the private equity field, and Dialogic Inc. (OTCQB:DLGC), the Network Fuel® company, today announced that entities affiliated with Novacap have successfully completed the tender offer and closed the acquisition of Dialogic.


Stingray Music brings all good vibes to AT&T U-verse customers - Stingray Music App Launches on U-verse TV

October 29, 2014

Montreal (QC) / Dallas, October 29, 2014 – Stingray, the leading global provider of multiplatform musical services for Pay TV operators, and AT&T* U-verse®, announced the launch of Stingray Music, a new music app available on U-verse TV. The app is available to U-verse TV customers with U-verse High Speed Internet on channels 531/1531 or by selecting Go Interactive on a U-verse TV remote.



NOVACAP and institutional partners announce an investment of more than $165 million in the acquisition and development of Québec company KDC

October 22, 2014

MONTRÉAL, October 22, 2014 – NOVACAP, a Canadian leader in the private equity field, is partnering, through its NOVACAP Industries IV investment fund, with institutional partners, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Investissement-Québec, Export Development Canada (EDC) and Fondaction CSN, to announce an investment of more than $165 million in the shareholding of KDC, a leading Québec contract manufacturer of health and beauty-care products.






NOVACAP Acquires Oxford Networks

June 12, 2014

The Montreal private equity firm becomes the main shareholder of the fiber optics provider based in New England


NOVACAP Closes Fourth Private Equity Fund at $375 Million

May 13, 2014

Leading Montreal-based private equity firm launches Canada’s largest fund dedicated to technology, media and telecommunications

Montreal (Quebec), May 14, 2014 – Montreal-based private equity firm NOVACAP is pleased to announce today it has raised $375 Million to form Canada’s largest private equity fund in the technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) sector. NOVACAP TMT IV is supported by established Canadian and Quebec pension funds, leading financial institutions, banks, and family offices. This new fund aims at financing small and medium-sized companies with high growth potential to help them become world-class leaders.


Fibrenoire acquires Pixel Web and continues to grow

May 01, 2014

Fibrenoire, a telecommunication company specializing in fibre optic connectivity services for businesses in Quebec and Ontario, continues to expand. Fibrenoire announces today its acquisition of Pixel Web, a company specializing in Internet access technology and telecommunication services.



The Master Group announces the arrival of Novacap as a strategic partner

March 03, 2014

BOUCHERVILLE, March 3, 2014  - Shareholders of the Master Group, MM. Alain Fournier, Michel Ringuet and Louis St-Laurent, are pleased to announce they have signed a transaction involving the sale of 65 % of the company to Novacap, a Quebec-based firm and a leader in the field of private investment in Canada. The transaction will take effect in the coming days and The Master Group will continue to operate without interruption with the current management team remaining in place to pursue the continuous development of the company.


Novacap Sells Montreal-based Hosting Provider iWeb to Internap

October 30, 2013

MONTREAL, Oct. 30, 2013 - Novacap, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Atlanta-based IT infrastructure service provider Internap for the sale of the hosting and cloud provider, iWeb. Evaluated at $145M, this transaction will allow both Internap and iWeb to grow their market shares and their services portfolio to offer a complete range of IaaS to companies at every stage, from start-ups to multinationals.


Ametek acquires Creaform

October 29, 2013

BERWYN, PA, October 29, 2013 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has acquired Creaform, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of innovative portable 3D measurement technologies and a provider of 3D engineering services for approximately $120 million.  Based near Québec City, Canada, the privately held company has annual sales of approximately $52 million.