The BGL Metals Insider addresses capital markets and mergers and acquisitions activity, financial and operating performance of certain publicly-traded companies, and trends and issues affecting the industry.

In this edition, we spotlight the metal pipe and tubing industry and feature an interview with executives of precision tube manufacturers Superior Tube and Fine Tubes, the recent platform acquisitions of private equity firm The Watermill Group. Watermill shares thoughts on the business, the transaction, and changing dynamics in the industry.

Lenders are actively looking to deploy capital in quality assets. Capital providers share their perspective on how the credit markets are supporting transaction activity in the metals industry.

Get more insight and research from our library of Metal industry and investment banking insider research.