Thursday, April 25, 2019

Fund news

Arsenal Capital races to $2.36bn Fund V final close to cap...

Arsenal Capital Partners has scored a huge increase in the size of its funds by closing on $2.36bn for its latest flagship vehicle less than four months after launch.

Deal news

People news

TA Associates expands Hong Kong office with new hire

TA Associates has announced the appointment of Andrew Tay as a senior vice president, as the growth-stage investment firm seeks to bolster its presence in Hong Kong.

Features

GP-led secondaries restructuring no longer just for zombies, challenged franchises –...

A surge in the popularity of GP-led fund restructurings proves they are no longer just for challenged franchises or zombie funds, according to one industry expert in the wake of LP association ILPA releasing guidance on the deal type last week.

LP News

Knowledge Bank

Recession fears, global instability fail to dent healthcare PE investment power...

Healthcare assets attracted record levels of private equity investment last year in the face of growing economic and sociopolitical instability around the globe, new research from Bain & Company shows.

Popular Articles

Arsenal Capital races to $2.36bn Fund V final close to cap hefty fund size...

Arsenal Capital Partners has scored a huge increase in the size of its funds by closing on $2.36bn for its latest flagship vehicle less than four months after launch.

Tribe Capital looks to raise $150m for maiden fundraise

Tribe Capital is looking to pull in $150m for its first flagship venture fund, after being launched by three former Social Capital partners last year.

Aircraft leaser WNG Capital hits $438m final close for Fund II

Aircraft leasing-focused WNG Capital has raised $438m for the final close of its latest investment vehicle, WNG Aircraft Opportunities Fund II.

LLR Partners leads $30m financing round for Digital Garden

Lower mid-market private equity house LLR Partners has led a $30m financing round for data protection platform Digital Garden.

Rhone Capital said to start ASK Chemicals sale process, could reach €500m valuation

European buyout house Rhone Capital has reportedly put its foundries chemical maker ASK Chemicals up for sale in a deal which could value it at up to €500m.

Riverwood Capital backs Omie with $20m Series B investment

Riverwood Capital has made a $20m Series B investment in Brazilian business management platform Omie.

Bowmark exits long-held IVF clinic to Silverfleet Capital

Bowmark Capital has exited its long-held investment in British fertility clinic, Care Fertility, in a sale to Silverfleet Capital.

Long-awaited IPO for Affinity’s Leong Hup expected next month

Affinity Equity Partners-backed Malaysian poultry producer Leong Hup International has launched its long-mooted IPO with the goal of raising up to MYR1.2bn ($290m).

Cendana Capital reveals huge fund size increase amid renaming for vehicle

San Francisco-based investment house Cendana Capital has revealed a hugely increased goal for its debut international fund of funds amid a renaming for the vehicle.

Ontario Teachers launches late-stage venture capital, growth equity investing unit

Canadian pension giant the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan has launched a new investment department targeting late-stage venture capital and growth equity dealmaking.

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