Smith-Cooper International and Tailwind Capital Group, LLC

Madison Capital Funding closed a senior credit facility to finance the Add-on Acquisition of Smith-Cooper International by Tailwind Capital Group, LLC. Madison Capital Funding was the Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Bookrunner. Further terms were not disclosed.

Smith-Cooper International is a master distributor of branded pipes, valves, fittings, and related products.

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