O’Melveny represented the underwriters, led by Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc., RBC Capital Markets LLC and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Inc., in connection with a US$112 million primary and secondary offering of shares of common stock of LendingTree Inc. The transaction represented LendingTree’s first return to the equity capital markets since its initial public offering in 2000. LendingTree operates the leading online loan marketplace for consumers seeking loans and other credit based offerings, and provides consumers a variety of online tools and resources that facilitate comparison shopping.