• Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CDR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $75,000,000 for our client.

    The Company's operating partnership presently intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to partially redeem outstanding shares of its Series B preferred stock. Pending such use, the net proceeds will be used to temporarily repay amounts outstanding under the operating partnership’s credit facility. The underwriters have a 30 day option to purchase an additional 450,000 shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE: HR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $224,025,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to partially fund their acquisition of an Atlanta medical office portfolio. The Company intends to use the remaining proceeds to repay outstanding indebtedness and for general corporate purposes. The underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase an additional 1,087,500 shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE: KIM)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $225,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, including repayment of debt. The underwriters have a 30 day option to purchase an additional 1,350,000 shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • SIGMA International Group, Inc.

    On August 2, 2017, SIGMA International Group, Inc. (“SIGMA" or the "Company"), a portfolio company of Frontenac Company (“Frontenac”), was acquired by an investor group comprised of management and affiliates of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, a Canadian public company. BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to Frontenac.

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  • Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $1,350,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund a portion of the repayment, redemption and/or discharge of DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc (“DFT”) debt and the payment of certain transaction fees and expenses incurred in connection with the DFT merger. Pending any net proceeds will be used to repay borrowings under its operating partnership’s global revolving credit facility, acquire additional properties or businesses, fund development opportunities and to provide for working capital and other general corporate purposes, including potentially for the repurchase, redemption or retirement of other outstanding debt or equity securities.

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  • Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R)

    On August 1, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for an offering of $300 million 2.500% senior notes due 2022 by Ryder System, Inc.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used for general corporate purposes.

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  • Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE: KIM)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $850,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund the consideration payable in its tender offer. The Company will use the excess net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including to partially reduce borrowings under its revolving credit facility maturing in March 2021.

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  • Golding Farms Foods, Inc.

    On July 31, 2017, Golding Farms Foods, Inc. (“GFF”) received an investment from Centre Partners. BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to GFF.

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  • Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $700,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes and working capital, including repayment of debt.

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  • Alliance Sports Group

    On August 1, 2017, Bollinger Industries, Inc. and subsidiaries, d/b/a Alliance Sports Group (“ASG" or the "Company"), was acquired by LKCM Headwater Investments (“LKCM”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to ASG.

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  • Promise Gluten Free

    On July 24, 2017, Promise Gluten Free (“Promise”) sold a majority stake to Mayfair Equity Partners. BB&T Capital Markets served as financial advisor to Promise.

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  • Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (NYSE: CHCT)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $114,611,875 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to repay the outstanding indebtedness under its revolving facility and to fund future acquisitions in accordance with its investment guidelines and for general corporate and working capital purposes. Total gross proceeds includes the full exercise of the underwriters’ over-allotment option, through which they purchased an additional 637,500 shares.

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  • Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW)

    On April 19, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for a $3 billion two tranche offering of senior notes due 2027 and 2047 by Lowe’s Companies.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used for general corporate purposes.

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  • Government Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: GOV)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to finance, in part, its transaction with First Potomac Realty Trust. Pending the consummation of the transaction, the Company may repay future amounts outstanding under its revolving credit facility or invest the net proceeds from this offering in short term investments.

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  • Old Dominion Truck Leasing

    On July 14, 2017, Old Dominion Truck Leasing (“ODTL” or the “Company”) was acquired by Penske Truck Leasing (“Penske”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the financial advisor to ODTL and its shareholders.

    Founded in 1963, ODTL serves approximately 360 customers in diverse industry sectors from 11 locations in five states. The acquisition adds approximately 1,400 tractors, trucks, and trailers to Penske’s fleet. “Old Dominion Truck Leasing and Penske Truck Leasing customers will benefit from synergies in our products, technology, and services across our combined network of facilities,” said Brian Hard, President and CEO, Penske Truck Leasing.

    “We appreciate the opportunity to work with ODTL and the Congdon Family on this important transaction,” said Hugh Rabb, Managing Director and Co-Head of the Logistics & Transportation Group at BB&T Capital Markets. “Over more than a half-century, ODTL has built an exceptional reputation and proud history. We are excited to see the Company find a partner in Penske that shares its commitment to high-quality service.”

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  • TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC Corp. (NYSE: TPVG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a retail notes transaction for Triple Point Venture Growth BDC Corp., a Business Development Company (“BDC”), in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $65,000,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The notes will trade on the NYSE under the ticker “TPVY”. The notes pay an annual interest rate of 5.75% and mature in 5 years.

    TPVG intends to use the net proceeds to redeem all of its outstanding 2020 Notes, and to repay borrowings under its credit facility with any remaining net proceeds.

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  • Government Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: GOV)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $516,280,037 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds to help fund the Company’s planned acquisition of First Potomac Realty Trust. GOV may also elect to use the proceeds to repay amounts outstanding under its unsecured revolving credit facility or to fund short-term investments, pending the closing of the all-cash deal with First Potomac. Total gross proceeds includes the partial exercise of the underwriters’ over-allotment option, through which they purchased an additional 2,907,029 shares.

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  • Verisign, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRSN)

    On June 29, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for an offering of $550 million 4.75% senior notes due 2027 by Verisign, Inc.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used for general corporate purposes, including, but not limited to, the repurchase of shares under its share repurchase program.

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  • Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE: DOC)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $408,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of this offering (i) to repay a portion of the outstanding indebtedness under its revolving credit facility, (ii) to fund pending acquisitions (iii) for general corporate purposes, including, without limitation, working capital and investment in real estate. The underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase an additional 3,000,000 shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to redeem all of its outstanding 2020 notes.

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  • Global Medical REIT Inc. (NYSE: GMRE)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $31,500,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds to contribute to its operating partnership in exchange for OP units in its operating partnership. The operating partnership intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay $25.0 million of the outstanding indebtedness under its revolving credit facility and to fund acquisitions or for other general corporate purposes. The underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase an additional 525,000 shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE: REG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use proceeds from the offering (i) to redeem all of the 3,000,000 outstanding shares of its 6.0% Series 7 preferred shares (ii) to retire approximately $112 million of loans secured by mortgages with interest rates ranging from 7.0% to 7.8% on various properties and (iii) for general corporate purposes.

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  • First Quality Finance Company

    On June 20, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for an offering of $400 million 5.00% senior notes due 2025 by First Quality Finance Company.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used to pay down revolver borrowings and for other general corporate purposes.

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  • Fidus Investment Corporation (Nasdaq: FDUS)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for Fidus Investment Corporation, a Business Development Company (BDC), in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $29,400,000 in gross proceeds for our client. Fidus Investment Corporation intends to use the net proceeds to make investments in lower middle market companies in accordance with our investment objective and strategies and for working capital and general corporate purposes.

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  • AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company will use net proceeds from the offering to prepay the indebtedness outstanding under company's Freddie Mac secured debt pool maturing on May 1, 2019 and to pay a related yield maintenance penalty. The Company also intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to reduce indebtedness outstanding under company's unsecured revolving credit facility.

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  • Monroe Capital Corporation (NasdaqGSM: MRCC)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for Monroe Capital Corporation, a Business Development Company (“BDC”), in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $51,750,000 in gross proceeds for our client.

    Monroe Capital Corporation intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to repay indebtedness, make future investments, and for general corporate purposes. Total gross proceeds includes the exercise of the underwriters’ 30-day over-allotment option.

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  • Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PLYM)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $58,140,000 for our client.

    The Company will contribute the net proceeds from this offering, including any net proceeds from the exercise of the over-allotment option, to its operating partnership in exchange for OP units. The Company expect its operating partnership will use approximately $20.0 million of the net proceeds from this offering to redeem the preferred interests. The operating partnership is expected to use the remaining net proceeds to acquire and manage additional industrial properties and for general corporate purposes. Total gross proceeds includes the partial exercise of the underwriters’ over-allotment option, through which they purchased an additional 160,000 shares.

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  • Oxford Lane Capital Corporation (NasdaqGSM: OXLC)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a preferred stock transaction for Oxford Lane Capital Corporation, a Business Development Company (“BDC”), in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $68,235,375 in gross proceeds for our client. The preferred stock trades on the NasdaqGSM under the symbol “OXLCM”.

    Oxford Lane Capital Corporation intends to use the net proceeds to redeem the 8.125% Series 2024 Term Preferred Stock. Total gross proceeds includes the exercise of the underwriters’ 30-day over-allotment option.

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  • UDR, Inc. (NYSE: UDR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including the repayment of outstanding indebtedness.

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  • Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO)

    On June 5, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for an offering of $750 million two-tranche senior notes due 2027 and 2044 by Atmos Energy Corporation.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used to repay $250,000,000 6.35% senior notes due 2017, and for other general corporate purposes.

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  • The Penray Companies, Inc.

    On June 1, 2017, The Penray Companies, Inc. (“Penray” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Source Capital, was acquired by PLZ Aeroscience Corporation (“PLZ”), a company majority owned by Pritzker Group Private Capital. BB&T Capital Markets served as exclusive financial advisor to Penray.

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  • Endries

    On June 1, 2017, Endries International, Inc. and certain related affiliates (collectively “Endries" or the "Company"), a subsidiary of Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively “Ferguson”), was acquired by Nautic Partners (“Nautic”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to Ferguson.

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  • Aldersgate United Methodist Retirement Community, Inc.

    On May 18, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets priced a $19.1 million fixed rate bond financing (Series 2017A Bonds) for Aldersgate United Methodist Retirement Community, Inc. The bond proceeds will be used to refinance an existing bank loan and fund the remaining construction costs for the renovation of a community center. Simultaneously with the Series 2017A Bonds, Aldersgate has also obtained approximately $35 million in bank financing to fund the construction of 62 new independent living units and routine capital expenditures. Both transactionsclosed on May 31, 2017.

    BB&T Capital Markets obtained the lowest 30-year fixed interest rate to date in 2017 for a non-rated Life Plan Community.

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  • Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE: BRX)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $500,000,000 for our client.

    The Company’s operating partnership plans to fully or partially use the net proceeds from the offering to repay outstanding debt under its $1.25 billion unsecured revolving credit facility and for general corporate purposes.

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  • Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group is participating in a transaction for a real estate investment trust, helping to raise up to $200,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to contribute the net proceeds from any sale of shares of it's common stock offered to the Company’s operating partnership. The Company’s operating partnership intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include, among other things, acquiring additional hotel properties, funding capital improvements at it's hotel properties, repaying it's debt or redeeming shares of it's outstanding preferred stock.

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  • Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $1,350,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of these offerings to fund the planned optional redemption of its 5.650% notes due 2020 and to use any additional net proceeds for general corporate purposes.

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  • Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise a total of $170,775,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to contribute the net proceeds from this offering to Company's operating partnership in exchange for additional common units of company's operating partnership. The Company's operating partnership intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, including repayment of borrowings under company's senior unsecured revolving credit facility and acquisitions of additional hotel properties. Total gross proceeds includes the full exercise of the underwriters’ over-allotment option, through which they purchased an additional 1,350,000 shares.

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  • Storage Battery Systems

    On May 19, 2017, Power Storage Solutions, LLC and subsidiaries, doing business as Storage Battery Systems (“Storage Battery Systems” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Supply Chain Equity Partners (“Supply Chain”), was acquired by High Road Capital Partners (“High Road”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to Storage Battery Systems.

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  • Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE: MLM)

    On May 17, 2017, BB&T Capital Markets served as a joint-bookrunner for a $600 million offering of floating rate notes due 2020 and 2027 by Martin Marietta Materials.

    Proceeds from the offering are being used for general corporate purposes.

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  • Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE: REG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group is participating in a transaction for a real estate investment trust, helping to raise up to $500,000,000 for our client.

    The Company expects to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund their development or redevelopment activities, fund potential acquisition opportunities, repay amounts outstanding under their revolving credit facility and/or for general corporate purposes.

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