Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Lilly Asia Ventures ends fifth healthcare fundraise on $750m

Lilly Asia Ventures has reportedly closed its latest healthcare fund on a $750m hard cap.

Falfurrias Capital edges towards Fund IV goal after registering $484m

North Carolina-based Falfurrias Capital Partners has registered $484m for its fourth private equity fund.

Navient rejects $3.2bn Platinum Equity and Canyon Capital takeover offer

Platinum Equity Advisors and Canyon Capital have seen their $3.2bn takeover bid for student loans business Navient Corp rejected by its board.

Innova Capital exits Neomedic stake in €70m deal with Medicover

CEE-focused investor, Innova Capital has exit its stake in neonatology and obstetrics hospital group Neomedic in a €70m deal with healthcare major Medicover.

Sorenson Capital to exit Axiom Materials to trade-buyer

Sorenson Capital has agreed to exit its stake in progressive composite materials manufacturer Axiom Materials to Kordsa.

Ex-Khosla GP Ling raises $90m across inaugural Bling Capital fundraises

Bling Capital, the venture capital house launched by Khosla Ventures general partner Benjamin Ling, has raised more than $90m across its first two funds.

Japan’s Polaris exits timber business Hivic after less than three years in portfolio

Japanese private equity player Polaris Capital Group has agreed the JPY8.55bn (77.3m) sale of timber business Hivic less than three years after buying the business.

Trio of new VC backers help GoCardless to $75m Series E round

A trio of new venture capital backers for UK-based payments business GoCardless have helped the company to $75m of Series E funding.

Preservation Capital doubles down on underwriting specialists with MGA Cove Programs buy

Financial services-focused private equity player Preservation Capital Partners has doubled down on its recent investment in insurtech underwriting company Ascent by picking up construction-focused underwriting specialist MGA Cove Programs.

HIG eyes liquid markets after closing first Euro RE fund on €673m

Global private equity house HIG Capital has closed its first dedicated European real estate fund well above its target on €673m.

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