Blackstone and the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs have agreed a $1.85bn sale of financial services data business Ipreo to Nasdaq-listed IHS Markit.
Seattle venture capital firm Biomatics Capital Partners is back with its second fundraise two years after smashing the target for its debut vehicle.
KKR has reportedly teamed up with US hospital operator HCA Healthcare to buy Envision Healthcare Corp, which has a current market capitalisation of about $5.1bn.
Apax Partners has agreed to sell its remaining stake in digital product engineering services provider GlobalLogic to Partners Group in a deal valuing the business at more than $2bn.
Africa-focused private equity manager EXEO Capital has backed Zambian fish distributor Capital Fisheries with a $6.4m investment.
Investindustrial has held a €375m final close for its debut growth fund to expand its coverage of the European mid-market sector.
Californian private equity firm Accel-KKR has acquired financial information company Sageworks.
Underscore VC has closed its second venture fund on $115m, raising over 30 per cent more than its debut vehicle which closed in 2016.
UK-based private equity investor NorthEdge has hired two new portfolio directors following a busy start to the year which has seen it complete five deals for a total of £160m.
Bain Capital has made an A$803m ($603m) takeover bid for listed Australian skin and haircare products business BWX.