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22 July 2014

JP Morgan surges towards $1bn in second digital tech fundraisep

50dollars JP Morgan’s asset management unit has pulled in almost $1bn for the main vehicle of its second tech-focused private equity fund, AltAssets can reveal.

22 July 2014

Lindsay Goldberg sells 2003 investment FAPS at fourth time of asking

First American Payment Systems   Home US private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg has sealed the sale of First American Payment Systems to a group led by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan after three failed attempts to exit the business.

22 July 2014

Private equity firm North Castle in speedy $308m sale of thermal mug business to trade buyer

flameWebsiteHero Private equity firm North Castle in speedy $308m sale of thermal mug business to trade buyer

22 July 2014

Founders Fund, Thrive Capital, 406 Ventures in hefty $40m Series B for real estate tech-platform

keys-478176-m Founders Fund and Thrive Capital have re-upped in a $40m funding round for tech-driven real estate platform Urban Compass.

21 July 2014

NEA, Apple Tree, MPM Capital lead $32m Series B for drug company

capsule-1006559-m New Enterprise Associates, Apple Tree Partners and MPM Capital have helped nervous system disorder specialist Cerecor raise $32m in its Series B first tranche.

21 July 2014

Heavy oversubscription drives Consonance Capital debut fundraise to $500m hard cap

consonance Consonance Capital Partners, the healthcare investor set up by a trio of former JP Morgan execs, has closed its debut vehicle on its $500m hard cap.

21 July 2014

Foundation Energy Management doubles up for energy fund Vp

blue-corona-412522-m Oil and gas-focused Foundation Energy Management has launched is targeting $300m for its fifth private equity energy fund, AltAssets has learned.

21 July 2014

Great Hill to help YogaWorks stretch across the US following buyout

yogaworks Boston-based private equity firm Great Hill Partners has bought 27-year-old yoga studio operator YogaWorks.

21 July 2014

Jump Capital stumps up cash in $10m financing round for parking-finder site

parking-799192-m Chicago-based venture capital firm Jump Capital has led a $10m Series B financing round for online parking marketplace ParkWhiz.

21 July 2014

Travel ad business Intent pulls in $22.7m Insight-led Series C round

shore beach sand water Insight Venture Partners has led a $22.7m Series C financing round for travel advertising business Intent Media.

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