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8 August 2014

Littlejohn & Co exits Clean Earth in $243m deal

williamsport Private equity firm Littlejohn & Co has agreed to exit soil processing specialist Clean Earth to Compass Diversified Holdings for $243m.

8 August 2014

JP Morgan passes $1bn mark for Digital Growth Fund II

casio watch digital JP Morgan’s asset management unit is within a whisker of equalling the $1.2bn it gathered for its debut digital growth vehicle through a follow-up fundraise, AltAssets can reveal.

8 August 2014

Final $995m close for Fortress transport and infrastructure fund

carcassonne-1818-m Fortress Investment Group has closed its Worldwide Transportation and Infrastructure Investors fund on $995m.

8 August 2014

Carlyle set to split chemical company PQ Corp after $3bn sale struggle

split chop US buyout giant Carlyle is reportedly set to break up speciality chemical company PQ Corp after struggling to sell the business as a single entity for up to $3bn.

8 August 2014

3i hires Goldman Sachs for Agent Provocateur exit

in-blue-2-321529-m Private equity firm 3i Group has hired Goldman Sachs to look into the potential sale of lingerie seller Agent Provocateur, a source close to the deal has confirmed to AltAssets.

8 August 2014

Vector Capital sells data security business SafeNet to Gemalto for $890m

SafeNet Early-stage tech investor Vector Capital has agreed an $890m sale of data protection and software monetisation business SafeNet to industry player Gemalto.

8 August 2014

Blackstone looks to raise $750m for new fund of fundsp

blackstone US private equity major Blackstone is seeking $750m for its new fund of funds vehicle, AltAssets has learned.

8 August 2014

Venture-backed iDreamSky prices shares above estimate, raises $115.5m

download (1) Redpoint Ventures and Legend Capital-backed mobile game platform iDreamSky has raised $115.5m via its float on the Nasdaq stock exchange.

8 August 2014

Crescent still searching for buyer to exit 2001 investment Brown Jordan

Brown Jordan US buyout house Crescent Capital is reportedly still unable to fund a buyer for Brown Jordan, the furniture business it bought in 2001.

8 August 2014

Investcorp sells SourceMedia to Observer Capital

exit Bahrain-based investment firm Investcorp has completed the exit of B2B media company SourceMedia to newly-launched private equity firm Observer Capital.

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