Monday, December 11, 2017

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Tenzing Private Equity continues hiring spree with Investec veteran Murray

Lower mid-market UK private equity firm Tenzing has brought on board former Investec director Rowena Murray to expand its investment team.

Eurazeo said to continue private equity AUM expansion with Idinvest controlling stake buy

French investment giant Eurazeo is reportedly in exclusive talks to buy European private equity firm Idinvest, a move which would more than double the former's assets under management.

KKR seals debut mid-market industrials deal with Hyperion purchase

Global buyout major KKR has made its first mid-market deal in the industrials sector by agreeing to acquire industrial tool component maker Hyperion from Sandvik.

Asteroid mining, human longevity pioneer Diamandis back with second $200m-targeting Bold Capital fundraise

The venture capital firm launched by XPrize Foundation CEO Peter Diamandis is back targeting another $200m for its second fundraise, AltAssets can reveal.

Low-debt private equity specialist Capital Partners closes third fund on $600m

Connecticut-based Capital Partners has held a $600m final close for its third low-debt private equity investment fund.

Cathay Capital eyes China car tech innovation, holds first close for CNY1.5bn-targeting fund

Cathay Capital has hit a first close for its CNY1.5bn ($226m) targeting fund looking to profit from innovation in the Chinese automotive industry.

Quadrant seals yet another rapid fundraise, pulls in A$1.15bn to close ninth fund

Australia-based Quadrant Private Equity has reportedly hit a A$1.15bn ($863m) final close for its latest oversubscribed fund after just a month in the market.

Astorg brings in Permira’s Einfeld for new Frankfurt office launch, names de Mitry managing...

European private equity player Astorg has brought in former Permira director Niklas Einfeld as a partner for its new Frankfurt office.

Platinum Equity parts with Keen Transport after five years in portfolio

US buyout house Platinum Equity has exited its five-year investment in Keen Transport to trade buyer Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics.

Providence Strategic Growth fund, Brightwood debt vehicle get $175m PennSERS backing

The $28.3bn-managing Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System has picked Providence Equity Partners and Brightwood Capital as the recipients of its latest $175m of private equity commitments.