CIM Partners Advises Inter’Actifs on Sale to ACETO Corporation

December 12, 2013 – CIM Partners has advised Inter’Actifs (France) on the sale to ACETO Corporation (NASDAQ: ACET). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. This transaction represents CIM Partners’ 5th M&A advisory assignment in the personal care and cosmetic ingredients sector in less than two years. This transaction further establishes CIM’s credentials as the leading M&A adviser to the consumer care chemicals and ingredients industry, as well as highlights the firm’s capabilities for cross-border transactions.

Inter’Actifs, based in Saint-Brieuc, France, is a leading supplier of specialty ingredients and raw materials for the cosmetic, fragrance and personal care industry. More information regarding Inter’Actifs can be found on www.inter-actifs.fr.

ACETO Corporation is a global leader in the marketing, sale and distribution of products for Human Health (finished dosage form generics and nutraceutical products), Pharmaceutical Ingredients (pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients) and Performance Chemicals (specialty chemicals and agricultural protection products). More information regarding ACETO can be found on www.aceto.com.