GTCR Wins Deal of the Year Awards For Optimal Blue and Assured Partners

November 11, 2016

M&A Advisor Honors GTCR With Two Awards
November 11, 2016 – New York, NY

The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 2016 M&A Advisor Awards at the 15th Annual Gala to a lively, sold-out crowd at The New York Athletic Club on Wednesday, November 9th.

GTCR, a leading Private Equity firm based in Chicago, was awarded “Deal of the Year” in two categories. The Acquisition of Optimal Blue won top honors in the $500M – $1B category while The Sale of Assured Partners won in the Over $1B category. GTCR Principal, Mike Hollander, accepted the awards on behalf of the firm.

Said David Ferguson, Co-CEO and President of The M&A Advisor, “The award recipients represent the finest in the M&A industry in 2016 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of extremely impressive finalists.” He further added, “From lower middle market to multi-billion dollar deals, we are recognizing the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of achievement.”