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14 September 2011

Macquarie sells Petermann buses to National Express

Macquarie Global Opportunities Partners has sold Ohio-based school bus operator Petermann Partners to National Express, the British coach company, for $200m.

14 September 2011

CVC lines up for Orange Switzerland

UK buy-out firm CVC is reportedly considering a bid for Orange Switzerland, the Swiss subsidiary of France Telecom, despite reluctance from the telecom giant to allow the firm to participate in the sale process.

14 September 2011

Oaktree in $670m offer for toy company Jakks

Global private equity firm Oaktree Capital Management has reportedly outlined its intention to acquire US toy giant Jakks Pacific for $670m, despite resistance from the company since the offer was initially made earlier this year.

14 September 2011

Austria’s Miracor Medical closes €7m venture deal

Hamburg-based venture capital firm Earlybird has participated in the first closing of a €7m Series B funding round for portfolio company Miracor Medical Systems, a medical device developer based in Austria.

14 September 2011

Growth investors commit $84m to Opera Solutions

Growth investors including the venture arm of Silver Lake Partners and Accel-KKR have raised $84m in a recent funding round for data analytics company Opera Solutions, one of the largest ever rounds in the Big Data predictive analytics sector.

13 September 2011

JP Morgan to take $400m stake in SKIL Infrastructure

An investment vehicle managed by global banking firm JPMorgan Chase has agreed to invest around $400m in a 20 per cent stake in India's SKIL Infrastructure.

13 September 2011

Venture firm ATV builds portfolio, opens Boston office

Advanced Technology Ventures (ATV) has made investments in four emerging companies spanning all three technology sectors in which it actively invests — IT, healthcare, and cleantech, and has also announced plans to move its East Coast headquarters to Boston’s Back Bay.

13 September 2011

Tremor Video tops $115m in funding

Video advertising network Tremor Video has added $37m in funding in a round led by New York-based W Capital Partners.

13 September 2011

France’s Serena Capital builds portfolio

European technology-focused venture firm Serena Capital has added two new companies to its portfolio.

13 September 2011

Blue Wolf takes stake in pharmacy consulting firm PSG

New York-based private equity firm Blue Wolf Capital Partners has announced a growth capital investment in pharmacy consulting group Pharmaceutical Strategies Group.

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