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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

Ex-Altamont Capital Partners pair seal Calpine Containers buyout through new firm Rainier Partners
New US private equity firm Rainier Partners has bought agriculture packaging business Calpine Containers.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

5Y Capital closes more than $2bn of US-dollar, renminbi funds six months after rebrand from Morningside Venture Capital
Chinese private equity house 5Y Capital, which rebranded from Morningside Venture Capital six months ago, has closed its latest dual-currency US dollar and renminbi fundraise on more than $2bn.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

KKR brings in CapDyn trio to boost global infra team as firm eyes $12bn fundraise in sector
Global private equity firm KKR has boosted its global infrastructure team with two new managing directors as it eyes up to $12bn for its latest fundraise targeting the sector.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

NBA athletes, British nobility, family offices team up to back latest close for Lever VC's alternative protein fundraise
NBA and NFL athletes, British nobility and family offices have all helped alternative protein-focused venture capital firm Lever VC to a $46m fourth close of its debut fundraise.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

Investcorp, Trilantic North America team up to buy ORIX's Roadsafe Traffic Systems
Alternative investment house Investcorp and private equity firm Trilantic North America have teamed up to buy RoadSafe Traffic Systems from ORIX Capital Partners.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

CenterOak Partners strikes $690m Fund II hard cap after strong start to debut fund exits
Dallas-based private equity house CenterOak Partners has struck a $690m hard cap close for its second fund following strong performance from its debut vehicle.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 13, 2021

Phoenix Group launches first VC fund of funds, Aberdeen Standard Investments to manage
UK savings and retirement business Phoenix Group  has launched its first venture capital fund of funds with more than £100m of initial capital.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

PSG acquires majority stake in Nalanda Global
PSG, a private equity firms aimed at middle-market software and technology companies, has bought a majority stake in risk management business Nalanda Global.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

French private equity firm Ardian snaps up €7.5bn for its seventh buyout fund
France-based private equity firm Ardian has closed its seventh buyout fund on €7.5bn, with €1bn of the capital coming from co-investments.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

Appian Capital Advisory names new global head of investor relations
Appian Capital Advisory, an investment advisor to private equity funds aimed at the mining industry, has named Richard Johnson as its new global head of investor relations.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

Main Capital buys majority stake in Paragin
Main Capital has acquired a majority stake in Paragin, which builds software to improve competence, knowledge and talent development for small businesses in education.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

Lakeshore Capital hits $150m hardcap for second fund targeting Thailand and the wider region
Lakeshore Capital, a private equity firm aimed at Thailand and the Greater Mekong area, has closed its sophomore fund on its $150m hard cap.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 12, 2021

TZP Group acquires majority stake in maternity apparel brand Kindred Bravely
TZP Group has tapped its Small Cap Partners II fund to buy a majority stake in maternity and nursing apparel company Kindred Bravely.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

KPS Capital Partners agrees €2.25bn buyout of Crown's EMEA food packaging business
KPS Capital Partners has agreed a €2.25bn buyout of packaging major Crown's EMEA food, aerosol and promotional packaging business.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

Norwest Equity Partners exits Avtex in trade sale after multiple bolt-on expansion
Norwest Equity Partners has sold customer experience services provider Avtex Solutions to global trade buyer TTEC.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

KKR boost financial services, fintech investing by hiring Reverence Capital's Chary as managing director
Global private equity major KKR has boosted its financial services team by hiring former Reverence Capital Partners exec Sasank Chary as a managing director in New York.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

Index Ventures launches $200m seed fund as early-stage fundraising accelerates
Index Ventures has launched a $200m dedicated seed fund, saying an acceleration of the time between funding rounds had "changed the rules of early-stage investing".

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

BlackRock soars to $4.8bn third renewables fund close, almost triple Fund II size
BlackRock's real assets arm has hit a $4.8bn final close for its third global renewable power fundraise - a massive increase compared to its $1.65bn predecessor vehicle in the strategy.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

KKR eases activist investor pressure on Box with $500m investment
KKR has eased activist investor pressure on cloud content and file sharing specialist Box by investing $500m in the business.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Activa Capital seals 4x return selling Alliance Etiquettes in ‘one of the most successful transactions in its history'
Activa Capital is celebrating a 4x return through the sale of its majority stake in Alliance Etiquettes to Chequers Capital, sealing "one of the most successful transactions in its history".

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 09, 2021

Private credit specialists eye deal flow rise, but prepare for more aggressive deal terms with lenders
Private credit professionals were sideswiped by Covid-19 early last year like most of the alternative assets market, but have entered 2021 full of optimism according to new research from law firm Katten.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

China's Hosen Capital hits $800m hard cap for third US dollar fundraise
China's Hosen Capital has hit a target-busting $800m final close for its third US dollar-denominated fundraise.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

China's Long Hill Capital continues rapid fundraising surge with $300m-plus Fund III close
China's Long Hill Capital has pulled in more than $300m to close its third fundraise in just over four years.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

General Atlantic's Hemnet set for Swedish IPO after massive valuation rise since 2016 buyout
General Atlantic-backed Swedish online real estate classifieds platform Hemnet is set to list on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange following two years of impressive sales growth.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

CVC said to spark Toshiba bidding war with $20bn bid
CVC Capital Partners has entered a potential bidding war for Toshiba with a $20bn bid.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

Source Code Capital seals another $1bn across successful double fundraise
Chinese venture capital firm Source Code Capital has reportedly picked up $1bn across a pair of new fund closes.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

Texas pension TCDRS reveals $130m of April private equity, alternatives commitments
US pension fund major the Texas County and District Retirement System has revealed $130m of April commitments to private equity and alternatives funds.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

Police, government lie detector maker Lafayette Instruments bought by Branford Castle Partners
Lie detector maker Lafayette Instrument has been bought by New York private equity firm Branford Castle Partners.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 08, 2021

KKR buys into VC-backed healthcare practice Therapy Brands, PSG reinvests
Global private equity house KKR has agreed to pick up a majority stake in venture capital-backed healthcare practice management and electronic health record software specialist Therapy Brands.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

KKR-backed Applovin eyes $30bn-plus valuation through IPO
KKR-backed mobile gaming business AppLovin Corp is eyeing a valuation of more than $30bn through an IPO.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

Peak Rock Capital seals another target-busting fund close by hitting $2bn Fund III hard cap
Peak Rock Capital has struck a $2bn hard cap final close for its third flagship fundraise, equalling the total raised for its first two funds combined.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

Silverfleet Capital strengthens partnership with pair of promotions
European private equity firm Silverfleet Capital has named a pair of new partners.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

TA Associates seals quick return on Exeter Property Group investment with $1.87bn sale to EQT
TA Associates has sold its stake in real estate investor Exeter Property Group to fellow private equity major EQT in a $1.87bn deal, just two years after buying into the firm.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

Trive Capital sells American Veterinary Group to Oak Hill Capital after six years, over 40 bolt-ons
Trive Capital has sold American Veterinary Group to fellow private equity investor Oak Hill Capital after six years in its portfolio.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

KKR launches Netherlands fibre infrastructure project with DTCP, T-Mobile Netherlands signs on as anchor tenant
Private equity giant KKR has teamed with investment manager DTVP to roll out a fiber infrastructure project in the Netherlands.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

Egypt's biggest VC investor Algebra Ventures back with $90m Fund II raise
Egypt's Algebra Ventures has launched a $90m fundraise for its sophomore fund, which it said will also be used to target the wider Middle East and Africa.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

SkyKnight Capital soars to $600m Fund III hard cap close, more than double Fund II total
San Francisco-based buyout house SkyKnight Capital has soared to a $600m final close for its third fundraise, making it more than twice the size of its predecessor fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 07, 2021

Hedge fund D E Shaw raised $1bn for new private equity fund targeting distressed deals, special situations
Global hedge fund investor D E Shaw has raised $1bn for a new private equity fund targeting stressed and distressed assets, financings and special situations opportunities.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

Ares strikes $1.7bn final close for biggest real estate opportunity fundraise yet
Ares Management has hit a target-beating $1.7bn final close for its biggest real estate opportunity fund yet.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

American Industrial Partners ends long Cabinetworks hold through sale to Platinum Equity
Private equity major Platinum Equity has agreed a buyout of The Cabinetworks Group from American Industrial Partners, GIC and other equity holders.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

ECP raises $1.2bn continuation fund to seal final asset exit from $5bn Fund III
Energy-focused private equity investor ECP has raised a $1.2bn continuation fund to carry over the sole remaining asset from its $5bn third fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

KKR raises $15bn to close Asia's biggest-ever buyout fund, hails ‘phenomenal' opportunity in region
KKR has raised the biggest private equity fund dedicated to the Asia-Pacific region through a $15bn final close.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

MidOcean Partners names marketing veteran Percapio as new head of investor relations
Consumer and business services-focused private equity house MidOcean Partners has named Tim Percarpio as its new head of investor relations.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

Providence Equity's ex-growth arm in talks to raise $4bn fund - report
The former growth capital arm of Providence Equity Partners is reportedly in talks with LPs over raising $4bn for its latest fund - double the total it collected for its predecessor vehicle.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 06, 2021

Genstar Capital races to $11.7bn close for Fund X, overage vehicle in less than four months
Private equity major Genstar Capital taken less than four months to seal an $11.7bn fundraising process, less than two years after hauling in $7bn for its last round of capital raising.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Leeds Equity ends 10-year Barbri ownership with sale to Francisco Partners
Leeds Equity Partners has ended its ten-year hold of law education specialist Barbri through a sale to fellow private equity firm Francisco Partners.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Special situations investor RoundShield beats €200m goal for first pure real estate PE fundraise
Special situations investor RoundShield Partners has picked up more than €200m to close its first pure real estate private equity fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Unmanned aerial system camera gimbal specialist Trillium gets JF Lehman & Co backing
US buyout house JF Lehman & Company has backed Trillium Engineering, an engineering business specialising in camera gimbals for unmanned aerial systems.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Longreach seals 3.6x return selling long-held Via Mechanics to Advantage Partners
Tokyo-based The Longreach Group has more than tripled its money selling Via Mechanics to fellow private equity house Advantage Partners after an eight-year hold, AltAssets understands.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

BlackRock brings in over $3bn for new PE secondaries strategy, including sector's biggest first-time fundraise
BlackRock has hauled in more than $3bn for its debut secondaries and liquidity solutions strategy, including $2.4bn for the biggest inaugural PE secondaries fundraise to date.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Diversity focus pays off for Harlem Capital as firm surges past hard cap in $134m Fund II close
Diversity-focused venture investor Harlem Capital has beaten its hard cap for its second fundraise by holding a $134m final close for the vehicle.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Ambina Partners celebrates huge revenue rise at Washify with sale to New Mountain Capital's DRB
Ambina Partners has sold car wash point of sale and marketing software business Ambine to New Mountain Capital portfolio business DRB Systems after five years of stunning growth at the business.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Apr 01, 2021

Aurelius Equity Opportunities buys AutoRestore to enhance UK fleet management investments
Aurelius Equity Opportunities has agreed to buy mobile accident repair services business AutoRestore from Belron International.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Brazil's Vinci Partners seals BRL1bn hard cap close for new SME-focused private equity fund
Brazilian alternatives investor Vinci Partners has hit a BRL1bn ($173m) final close for a new impact fund targeting minority stakes in SMEs in the country.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

L Catterton expands healthcare remit with investment in KKR-backed PHC Holdings Corp
Consumer-focused private equity major L Catterton has made a JPY20bn ($181m) investment in KKR-backed medical device and services business PHC Holdings Corp.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Market dislocations ‘playing to strengths', Cerberus says, as firm closes $2.8bn RE fund
Distressed investment specialist Cerberus Capital Management has hit a $2.8bn final close for its latest flagship opportunistic real estate fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Partners Group seals $9.5bn GlobalLogic sale to Hitachi, just three years after buying in at $2bn valuation
Partners Group has made what appears to be a hefty return selling digital product engineering services provider GlobalLogic to Hitachi at a $9.5bn enterprise value.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Z Capital names ex-Riverstone director Shick as new managing director, CFO
Private equity and credit investment specialist Z Capital Group has brought in Annie Shick as managing director and CFO from energy and power-focused private equity investor Riverstone Holdings.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Thoma Bravo backs AI app testing specialist Applitools as pandemic continues to fuel digital transformation demand
Software-focused private equity major Thoma Bravo has made a strategic growth investment in visual test automation specialist Applitools.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Lightning $3.1bn fundraise sees turnaround specialist Atlas Holdings almost double AUM
Turnaround-focused private equity firm Atlas Holdings has hit a $3.1bn one-and-done final close for its fourth flagship fundraise.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

EQT in exclusive talks to buy Cerba HealthCare from Partners Group, PSP at reported €4.5bn valuation
Private equity major EQT has entered exclusive talks to buy French pathology lab business Cerba HealthCare from Partners Group and PSP Investments in a deal reported to value the company at about €4.5bn.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Kartesia strikes €1bn to close debut senior debt fund, reveals rapid deployment last year amid "devastating " Covid impact
European investor Kartesia has hit a €1bn final close for its debut senior debt fund following a rapid deployment of the vehicle's capital through the last year.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 31, 2021

Canvas Ventures hits $350m hard cap Fund III close to boost Series A investment firepower
Canvas Ventures has hit a $350m hard cap final close for its latest fund targeting early investments in B2B and B2C fintech, digital health, marketplaces and logistics startups.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 30, 2021

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Bregal Unternehmerkapital races to €1.875bn hard cap Fund III close after just five months
Bregal Unternehmerkapital has raced to a €1.875bn hard cap final close for its third fund after just five months in the market.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Odyssey Investment Partners picks up US insurance agencies alliance SIAA
Veteran buyout house Odyssey Investment Partners has picked US independent insurance agencies alliance SIAA as its latest investment.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Shore Capital backs Canadian packaging specialist IPC in bid to build major US supplier
Healthcare, food and drink-focused private equity house Shore Capital Partners has sealed a deal for Vancouver-based Innovative Packaging Company.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Food, agri investor ADM Capital Europe brings in Franklin as head of investor relations
Food and agriculture-focused private equity investor ADM Capital Europe has named Sam Franklin as head of investor relations.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Hugues Lepic's Aleph Capital picks up non-performing loan services specialist Finans2
Aleph Capital Partners, the long-term investor launched by former Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Europe head Hugues Lepic, has sealed its sixth investment with the buyout of Finans2.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

HIG Capital buys up SME digital marketing specialist Hibu Group
Alternative asset management giant HIG Capital has agreed to buy SME digital marketing sefvices specialist Hibu Group.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Inflexion back raising new flagship fund, bags big US pension fund commitment
UK private equity firm Inflexion is back in the market with the successor to its £1.25bn Fund V - and has picked up a sizeable commitment from a major US pension fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Nordic Capital seals hefty 6.4x return in €2.1bn Itiviti trade sale
Nordic Capital has scored a 6.4x return on its investment in trading tech and services provider Itiviti through a €2.1bn sale to trade buyer Broadridge Financial, AltAssets can reveal.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 29, 2021

Ex-AOL pair seal $50m close for third fund focused on startups founded by women
A pair of former AOL senior execs have hit a $50m final close for their third venture capital fund looking to back "female-founded companies that will transform the collective or lived experience of the 99%".

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Lonsdale Capital follows pair of 3x return exits with Horseware Ireland investment
Lower mid-market private equity house Lonsdale Capital Partners has backed horse and rider clothing and accessories business Horseware Ireland.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Sterling Group names returnee Erin Arnold managing director amid clutch of promotions
Houston-based private equity house The Sterling Group has named a new managing director amid a string of promotions.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Nordic Capital seals sale of fund platform MFEX after seeing company AUM quadruple to €320bn in three years
Nordic Capital has agreed to sell fund distribution platform MFEX to trade buyer Euroclear after three years in its portfolio.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

RiverVest eyes bigger later-stage investments thanks to target-busting $275m Fund V close
Life science-focused RiverVest Venture Partners has soared past its Fund V target to close the vehicle on $275m.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Industry Ventures hits hard cap for biggest fund yet to bring capital under management to $4.5bn
Industry Ventures has hit an $850m hard cap final close for its latest secondaries fund to bring the firm's total committed capital under management to $4.5bn.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Procuritas seals over 8x return through Pierce Group IPO - source
Private equity house Procuritas is set for a better than 8x return through the IPO of motorbike and snowmobile gear and accessories business Pierce Group, AltAssets understands.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 26, 2021

Riverside Partners raises new fund to take on seven Fund V portfolio businesses, almost 50% of LPs reup
Mid-market private equity firm Riverside Partners has raised a new fund to take on portfolio businesses from its fifth flagship fund, which it closed in 2012.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

Kelso & Co said to make rapid fundraising return eyeing up to $3bn for Fund XI
Mid-market New York buyout house Kelso & Co is reportedly eyeing up to $3bn for its 11th flagship fundraise, less than two years after closing its predecessor vehicle.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

Asia-Pacific private equity dealmaking hit new record last year despite Covid-19 chaos - Bain & Company
Asia-Pacific private equity deal value reached a record high last year despite a torrid initial decline in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic striking the region, new research from Bain & Company reveals.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

Greenbriar Equity gallops past target to hit $1.68bn Fund V close in rapid virtual fundraise
Greenbriar Equity Group has soared past its $1bn Fund V target to reach a $1.68bn final close for the fund, after just a few months of entirely virtual fundraising.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

JC Flowers agrees Chi-X Asia Pacific sale to trade buyer Cboe after 85% core revenue growth
Financial services-focused private equity house JC Flowers & Co has agreed to sell equity trader Chi-X Asia Pacific after a five-year hold in which the company's core revenue grew more than 85%.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Avista Capital Partners' eMolecules buyout values company at about $250m
Avista Capital Partners has agreed to buy pharma industry chemical and bioreagent specialist eMolecules, a month after closing its $1.2bn fifth fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

ICG's new life science team seals debut investment less than two months after being launched
Intermediate Capital Group's new life science team has made its first investment by backing clinical stage biotech business Eliem Theraputics.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

Verdane boosts IR team by bringing in AP6's Schrewelius as director, hires sustainability lead
Northern European investment house Verdane has brought in former AP6 pension fund investment director Ellinor Schrewelius as a director in its investor relations and business development team.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 25, 2021

Verdane boosts IR team by bringing in AP6's Schrewelius as director, hires sustanability lead
Northern European investment house Verdane has brought in former AP6 pension fund investment director Ellinor Schrewelius as a director in its investor relations and business development team.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Ex-Carlyle exec Goldfarb raises another $300m at Orangewood Partners as firm closes Fund II
Orangewood Partners, the growth and special situations investor launched by ex-Carlyle exec Alan Goldfarb, has raised more than $300m of new fund capital.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Strong fund performance helps mezzanine specialist Armada close €210m Fund V, double Fund IV's size
Mezzanine investor Armada Credit Partners has scored a €210m final close for its fifth flagship fundraise, more than double the amount it collected for its predecessor vehicle.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

TA Associates said to seek $1.5bn for second fund targeting stakes in existing portfolio companies
Global private equity house TA Associates is reportedly already eyeing $1.5bn for its second fund dedicated to backing existing portfolio businesses it is trying to exit.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Insight Partners becomes latest Iad International PE backer in reported €1.2bn deal
Insight Partners is the latest private equity firm to take a slice of digital real estate broker Iad International through a deal said to value the business at about €1.2bn.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Compass Partners seals Rodenstock exit to Apax Partners, valuation reported to be about €1.5bn
Compass Partners has scored an exit of German eyewear business Rodenstock to Apax Partners in a deal said to value the business at about €1.5bn.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Oaktree Capital smashes target to close $4.7bn real estate fund amid ‘compelling credit-focused Covid-19 opportunities'
Oaktree Capital has raised its biggest-ever real estate fund thanks to a $4.7bn final close - more than $1bn above its initial target.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Third KKR veteran moves to Jim Momtazee's Patient Square Capital as founding partner
Former KKR veteran Karr Narula has joined healthcare investment specialist Patient Square Capital as founding partner.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Capital Dynamics hails secondaries ‘renaissance' and heightened Covid dealflow as it breaks its all-time fundraising record
Capital Dynamics says it is set to take advantage of heightened opportunities in LP liquidity and fund restructuring thanks to the $786m above-target final close of its latest secondaries fund.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 24, 2021

Energy investment major NGP said to eye up to $1.25bn for new clean energy products, services fund
Energy-focused private equity investment major NGP is reportedly eyeing up to $1.25bn for a new fund targeting clean energy product and services providers.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 23, 2021

Banner Ridge brings AUM to $1bn with hard cap close of first primary fund investment vehicle
Secondaries private equity specialist Banner Ridge Partners has hit a $300m hard cap close for its first fund dedicated to primary fund investments.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 23, 2021

Sun Capital seals quick exit of crushed stone specialist StonePoint to trade buyer Arcosa
Sun Capital Partners has sealed a quick exit of crushed stone and sand specialist StonePoint to trade buyer Arcosa after just over two years of ownership.

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Private Equity Breaking News
Mar 23, 2021

Strong Covid-19 growth fuels Thoma Bravo's buyout of Calabrio from KKR
Global private equity giant KKR has agreed to sell customer service and support software business Calabrio to fellow buyout major Thoma Bravo.

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