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Aug 14, 2013, 10:25 ET

Kohlberg & Company Announces Termination Of Merger Agreement And Termination Of Tender Offer To Purchase Shares Of Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc.

Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C. ("Kohlberg") today announced that KSTW Acquisition, Inc. ("Purchaser") has terminated the previously announced cash...

Jul 15, 2013, 17:27 ET
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KSTW Acquisition, Inc. Commences Tender Offer for All Shares Of Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc.

 In connection with the previously announced merger agreement entered into to acquire Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: LVB) (the...

Sep 30, 2010, 02:28 ET

KKR Strengthens Dutch Team

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (together with affiliates, "KKR") today announced the appointment of Ruud Hendriks as Senior Advisor for the...

Jun 03, 2010, 13:51 ET

Kohlberg Sports Group Acquires Maverik Lacrosse

Kohlberg Sports Group Inc. today announced it has acquired Maverik Lacrosse, a leading designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of lacrosse...

Nov 08, 2009, 16:06 ET

Investor Group to Partner with Management to Transition TASC Inc. into an Independent Company

An investor group led by General Atlantic LLC ("GA") and affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR"), in partnership with the...

Jun 15, 2009, 06:00 ET

Ma Anshan Modern Farming Receives Investment From KKR

Leading Dairy Farming Company Poised for Further Growth Advanced Dairy Farm Practices Take off in China Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., L.P....

May 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

KKR Announces Plans for Investments in Global Infrastructure Assets

NEW YORK, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. today announced plans to begin a new initiative to invest in infrastructure...

May 01, 2008, 01:00 ET

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Environmental Defense Fund Announce First-of-Its-Kind 'Green Portfolio' Partnership

NEW YORK, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) today announced a "Green...

Apr 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

KKR Names Ken Mehlman to Lead Global Public Affairs and Further Drive Firm's Focus on Multiple Stakeholder Interests

NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. today announced that Kenneth B. Mehlman, noted counselor on national...

Jul 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Complete Acquisition of U.S. Foodservice From Ahold in $7.1 Billion Transaction

NEW YORK, July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. announced today that they have...

Nov 21, 2006, 00:00 ET

KKR Announces Appointment of Sir John Bond as Senior Advisor

NEW YORK, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) announced today that it has appointed Sir John Bond as a senior advisor...

Jun 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

KKR to Acquire the Australian Businesses of Cleanaway and Brambles Industrial Services From Brambles Industries

HONG KONG and SYDNEY, Australia, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR") today announced that an affiliate of KKR has...

Mar 15, 2006, 00:00 ET

KKR Announces Appointment of Taketo Yamakawa as Chief Executive Officer of Japan Operations

NEW YORK and TOKYO, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) announced today that, effective April 1st, it has appointed...

Feb 03, 2006, 00:00 ET

KKR Announces Appointment of Ming Lu as a Managing Director of the Firm

NEW YORK and HONG KONG, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) announced today that it has appointed Mr. Ming Lu as a...

Dec 07, 2005, 00:00 ET

KKR Announces Appointment of Michael E. Marks as a Member of the Firm

NEW YORK and MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) announced today that it has appointed Michael E....

Oct 24, 2005, 01:00 ET

KKR Completes Final Closing on Second European Fund; Caps Total Raised at Euro 4.5 Billion

NEW YORK, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), a leading private equity firm, today announced that it has completed...

Sep 13, 2005, 01:00 ET

KKR Announces Plans to Open Offices in Hong Kong and Tokyo

HONG KONG and TOKYO and NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), a leading private equity firm, announced...

May 03, 2005, 01:00 ET

Kenneth W. Freeman Joins KKR as Managing Director

NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), a leading private equity firm, today announced that Kenneth W. Freeman...

Nov 29, 2002, 00:00 ET

KKR and Teachers' Merchant Bank Close Acquisition of Bell Canada's Directories Business

NEW YORK and TORONTO, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR") and Teachers' Merchant Bank, the private equity arm of...

Sep 13, 2002, 01:00 ET

KKR and Teachers' Merchant Bank to Acquire Bell Canada's Directories Business In Canada's Largest Ever Private Equity Transaction

MONTREAL, NEW YORK and TORONTO, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR") and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan today...