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29 March 2011

Inflexion invests in healthcare support services company Phlexglobal

UK mid-market firm Inflexion Private Equity has acquired Phlexglobal, a Buckinghamshire-based healthcare support services company.

29 March 2011

Auctus Capital closes third fund on €155m after five months on the road

German private equity firm Auctus Capital Partners has closed its third fund on €155m just five months after fundraising began.

28 March 2011

African Capital Alliance leads $750m investment in Nigeria’s Union Bank

Africa-focused private equity firm African Capital Alliance has led a consortium to invest NGN112.5trn ($750m) into troubled Nigerian lender Union Bank.

28 March 2011

3i builds up India track record with road building investment

UK private equity major 3i is investing $111.5m from its India Infrastructure Fund for a “significant” stake in road building business KMC Infratech.

28 March 2011

Middle East unrest to impact Citadel Capital MENA investment


Middle East and North Africa (MENA) focused private equity firm Citadel Capital has said that it expects its portfolio to be negatively impacted in the short term by the wave of unrest sweeping the Arab world.

28 March 2011

Leopard Capital invests in Cambodian professional advisory firm

Southeast Asia-focused private equity firm Leopard Capital has spent $1m on buying a minority stake in an unnamed legal and tax advisory services company in Cambodia.

28 March 2011

Carlyle completes $800m Tsubaki Nakashima acquisition

US private equity firm Carlyle has completed the acquisition of 95.6 per cent of Japanese precisision bearings parts manufacturer Tsubaki Nakashima less than a month after first announcing the deal.

28 March 2011

HgCapital drills into talc miner Mondo Minerals sale

European private equity firm HgCapital is preparing to sell Mondo Minerals, the world’s second-largest talc mining and processing company.

28 March 2011

3i-backed Norma IPO to take place early April

Norma, the German vehicle clamp manufacturer backed by UK private equity firm 3i, has set a date for its anticipated IPO, with plans to go public on 8 April.

28 March 2011

Gimv sells Psytechnics stake to Netscout Systems

Belgian private equity firm Gimv has sold its stake in British software company Psytechnics to Netscout Systems, a Nasdaq-listed provider of integrated network performance management systems.


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