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22 April 2014

Actis invests in emerging markets mobile marketing company Upstream

UK emerging market firm Actis has completed a “significant” investment in mobile monetisation company Upstream.

16 April 2014

Brazil’s BTG eyes $1.5bn fundraise

brazil flag 10_sq Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual is seeking $1.5bn for a new private equity fund.

16 April 2014

Darby Private Equity nears final closing for Brazilian infra vehicle

Emerging markets-focused Darby Private Equity is nearing a final close for a Brazilian-focused infrastructure fund

16 April 2014

Latin American private equity investors notch six-year high for deal activityp

Private equity and venture capital firms committed $8.9bn through 233 investments in Latin America in 2013, representing a six-year high and a 13 per cent increase over 2012.

15 April 2014

ABVCAP in talks to cut taxes for venture funds

brazil flag 10_sq Associação Brasileira de Private Equity & Venture Capital (ABVCAP) is reportedly in talks with the Brazilian government and lawmakers to cut taxes for venture capital funds.

7 April 2014

Mexican healthcare IT business HDS secures $25m investment from Northgate

mexico_flag_170sq Private equity firm Northgate Capital has invested $25m in Mexican healthcare IT business Health Digital Systems SAPI de CV, to fund its international expansion and accelerate its product development.

2 April 2014

General Atlantic exits Latin American data centre company Aceco TI to KKR

Global private equity firm General Atlantic has sold Aceco TI, a provider of data centre design, implementation and maintenance services in Brazil and Latin America, to fellow investment group KKR.

1 April 2014

Southern Cross exits 50% stake in Chile’s Gas Atacama

Private equity firm Southern Cross has exited its 50 per cent stake in Gas Atacama to electric utility group Endesa Chile for $309m.

31 March 2014

Latin America sees PE fundraising slowdown with big firms rich in capitalp

Latin America suffered a muted private equity fundraising environment in 2013 despite global buyout capital raising recording its most active year since 2008, new research shows.

25 March 2014

Bain Capital keeps building Latin America presence with Grupo Notre Dame Intermedica deal

dentist_lrg Global private equity major Bain Capital has agreed a deal for Brazilian health and dental plan provider Grupo Notre Dame Intermedica.

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