Press Release August 18, 2017

Bregal Sagemount Makes Significant Growth Investment in Options

Goodwin’s Private Equity team advised Bregal Sagemount on its nearly $100 million investment in Options, the leading provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global capital markets. The transaction will enable Options’ executive team to pursue strategic growth initiatives, invest further in platform innovations and expand their reach in key financial centers globally.

Bregal Sagemount is a growth-focused private capital firm that provides flexible capital and strategic assistance to market-leading companies in high-growth sectors across a wide variety of transaction situations. The firm invests $8 million to $150 million per transaction into both control and non-control positions, and will make equity and/or junior debt investments. Targeted sectors include software, digital infrastructure, healthcare IT services, business and consumer services, and financial technology / specialty finance.

The Goodwin cross-border team was led by partner Jared Spitalnick and senior associate Michael Miranda, and included partners William Weiss and Sarah Priestley, and associates Kristina Wahidullah, Katie Leah and Todd Pollock.

For additional details on the transaction, please read the press release.