Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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Cairngorm hires new investment director weeks after Fund II final close

London-based Cairngorm Capital has hired Amit Thaper as an investment director, weeks after the firm closed its latest fund. Prior to Cairngorm, he was the...

Features

The positives and negatives to larger private equity fund sizes

GPs raising increasingly large funds can be a double-edged sword for potential LP backers. Pavilion Alternatives managing director Richard Pugmire explains the positives and negatives of ever-rising GP fundraises.

LP News

Ardian invests $2.5bn across new Mubadala private equity fund, secondary portfolio...

Abu Dhabi sovereign investor Mubadala Capital has launched a new private equity fund amid a $2.5bn investment from European asset management major Ardian.

Popular Articles

BC Partners to offload SGB-SMIT to One Equity

Global private equity firm BC Partners has agreed to sell SGB-SMIT Group to One Equity Partners.

Cairngorm hires new investment director weeks after Fund II final close

London-based Cairngorm Capital has hired Amit Thaper as an investment director, weeks after the firm closed its latest fund. Prior to Cairngorm, he was the...

Greystar expands its IR team with four new hires

Global private equity firm Greystar Real Estate Partners has boosted its investor relations team with four hires.

Edmond de Rothschild Investment picks up stake in Bacacier Group

France-based Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners has picked up a minority stake in Bacacier Group.

Terra Firma, CPPIB sell aircraft leasing business AWAS

European private equity firm Terra Firma and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board have agreed to sell aircraft leasing business AWAS.

Blackford Capital backs veteran bakery business Ellison

Michigan-based private equity firm Blackford Capital has invested in 72-year-old cookie and snack bar business Ellison Bakery.

Värde follows Fund XII close by buying Italian hotel group

Minnesota-headquartered Värde Partners has purchased Italian luxury hotel group Gruppo Boscolo.

BGF makes whiskey distillery first Republic of Ireland investment

London-based growth investor BGF has made a £5m investment in Renegade Spirits Ireland, which is its first investment in Irish company.

KKR close to buying stake in diagnostics company SRL

Global private equity major KKR & Co is reportedly in advanced talks to buy a stake in medical-diagnostics company SRL.

Omnes Capital strikes debut Portuguese deal with 360imprimir backing

French private equity investor Omnes Capital has made its first investment in a Portuguese business by backing goods and services marketing company 360imprimir.