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11 June 2013

Marubeni reduces offer for private equity-backed Gavilon to $2.6bn

Japanese trader Marubeni has reduced its takeover offer for private equity-backed US grain handler Gavilon Holdings by $1bn after leaving its energy unit out of the deal.

31 May 2013

Warburg Pincus, General Atlantic buy 50% stake in Santander asset management unit

Banco Santander has sold a 50 per cent interest in its asset management unit to private equity majors Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic for €700m.

30 May 2013

Santander to sell stake in asset management arm to General Atlantic, Warburg Pincus

news_spain_flag_sml Spanish banking group Santander has reportedly agreed to sell a stake in its asset management arm to private equity firms Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic.

3 May 2013

Singapore sovereign wealth fund Temasek eyes $500m deal for Markit

Singapore sovereign wealth investor Temasek could invest $500m in UK financial information services company Markit.

22 April 2013

General Atlantic expands India investment office

Growth equity firm General Atlantic has expanded its team in India with several new hires. Under the leadership of Sandeep Naik, who joined the firm as head of the firm’s Mumbai, office in late 2012, the firm’s team now includes eight investment professionals and two advisory directors.

18 April 2013

DN Capital hires Imran Akram as principal

imran Venture capital firm DN Capital has brought Growth Partners Europe founder Imran Akram on board as a principal to focus on growth equity deals in the software and digital media sectors.

28 March 2013

3i exits stake in Hyperion to General Atlantic for 2.1x return

Global growth investor General Atlantic has agreed to buy a stake of just over 30 per cent in Hyperion Insurance Group from 3i and BP Marsh, valuing the insurance broker at £250m.

13 February 2013

Founding investor IDFC planning stake sale for India’s National Stock Exchange

stock-brokerage-market-share-listed IDFC is reportedly planning to sell part of its stake in India’s National Stock Exchange in a deal which could value the business at more than INR200bn ($3.7bn).

4 January 2013

BDT Capital, General Atlantic back US sportswear brand Tory Burch

Private equity firms BDT Capital Partners and General Atlantic have made a minority investment in the US sportswear brand Tory Burch.

19 December 2012

General Atlantic-backed Getco to buy Knight Capital for $2bn

knight-capital_sq Getco, an electronic trading company backed by global growth investor General Atlantic, will reportedly buy embattled market-maker Knight Capital for about $2bn.

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