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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Golden Gate Stake in Ascena Retail Group

Private-equity firm Golden Gate Capital disclosed a 9% stake in Ascena Retail Group Inc. and said it is in early stages of discussions with the apparel retailer on ways to create value for shareholders.  In a regulatory filing, Golden Gate called Ascena's shares an attractive investment that is significantly undervalued, adding it sees a good opportunity to become a significant shareholder in a "high-quality and well-managed business at a very attractive valuation."  Ascena reached a deal to buy Ann Inc., the parent of Ann Taylor, in May for about $2 billion. Golden Gate was an investor at Ann as well and last year made similar comments about that company being an attractive and undervalued investment.

More Ascena Retail news from this month:

On Oct. 7, 2015 ascena retail group, inc. announced that Kay Krill is transitioning from President and CEO of ANN INC. and has been appointed to ascena’s Board of Directors.  Gary Muto, who currently serves as President of ANN brands, will succeed Ms. Krill as President and Chief Executive Officer of ANN INC., a subsidiary of ascena.  Ms. Krill will work closely with Mr. Muto to ensure a seamless transition of this leadership role in overseeing all aspects of ANN INC. and the Ann Taylor, LOFT and Lou & Grey brands.


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