Radialpoint SafeCare Completes $98M Private Placement with TA Associates

On September 19, 2008, Radialpoint SafeCare Inc., a Montréal-based provider of managed digital home security and care services to the world's largest broadband service providers, completed a $98 million private placement with TA Associates, Inc. Proceeds from the investment will be used to support growth initiatives of the business of Radialpoint SafeCare, including investment in new products and services.

TA Associates, one of the largest and most experienced private equity firms, leads buyouts and minority recapitalizations of profitable growth companies in the technology, financial services, healthcare, business services and consumer industries.

Radialpoint SafeCare was represented in Canada and the United States by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP with a team that included Shahir Guindi, Daniel Yelin, Hugo-Pierre Gagnon, Bastien Gauthier and Laurie McQueen (corporate); Rob Lando and Julia Gray (US corporate and securities); Etienne Massicotte (financial services); Mark Brender and Alain Fournier (tax); William Corcoran and Michael Radolinski (US tax) and Josée Thibodeau (intellectual property).

TA Associates was represented in the United States by Goodwin Procter LLP with a team that included John LeClaire, Yash Rana, Brian McPeake and Shilesh Muralidhara (corporate); Eric Reimer, Shmuel Klahr and Emily Goldfine (financial services) and Howard Cubell (tax). Karen Jackson and Simon Romano (corporate) and John Lorito (tax) of Stikeman Elliott LLP acted as Canadian counsel.


Daniel Yelin Karen E. Jackson Mark D. Brender Etienne Massicotte Laurie McQueen Simon A. Romano Josée Thibodeau Robert C. Lando Bill Corcoran Alain Fournier John G. Lorito Shahir Guindi Hugo-Pierre Gagnon Bastien Gauthier Michael H. Radolinski