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19 March 2014

Altor-backed OW Bunker could hit $1bn valuation in impending IPO

ship supply logistics container Private equity-backed Danish marine fuel supplier OW Bunker could be valued at up to DKK5.5bn ($1bn) through its impending listing on the Copenhagen bourse.

13 March 2014

WL Ross puts Diamond S Shipping IPO on hold

ship boat oil tanker Private equity firm WL Ross has put its plans to float its portfolio company Diamond S Shipping Group on hold.

7 March 2014

South Korea opens doors to inbound private equity investment

South Korea is planning to relax regulations that restrict M&A activity, making it easier for groups such as private equity firms to invest in the country, according to the latest three-year plan for economic innovation launched by the country’s Ministry of Strategy and Finance.

27 December 2013

Hahn & Company acquires Hanjin’s bulk carrier business

korea dragon stone South Korean private equity firm Hahn & Co has agreed to buy a controlling stake in Hanjin Shipping’s bulk-carrier business.

16 October 2013

Northern Navigation launches second shipping fund

Fletcher shipping Connecticut, US and London, UK-based investment manager Northern Navigation is currently raising its Northern Shipping fund II with a target of $250m, having already raised $184m, according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The document reveals that capital was raised through commitments from 14 LPs. The firm invests in the shipping[...]

26 April 2013

Ontario Teachers completes $469m SeaCube take-private deal

containers Canada’s largest retirement fund the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has completed a $469.5m take-private deal for container leasing company SeaCube.

8 April 2013

Jones Act vessel owners including Blackstone’s APT see higher earnings

ship boat oil tanker Jones Act tankers including those owned by Blackstone-backed business American Petroleum Tankers are reportedly seeing an increase in earnings thanks to the US shale oil boom in the US.

21 January 2013

Ontario Teachers’ agrees $467m take-private for SeaCube

SeaCube containers Canadian retirement system Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has agreed to buy all of the shares of container leasing company SeaCube for about $467m.

11 January 2013

Paris-based Pragma invests in marine services business Jaccar

Parisian private equity firm Pragma Capital has invested in Luxembourg-based marine services specialist Jaccar as part of a €53m capital increase.

6 December 2012

Verdane Capital makes 4x return on TeamTec Invest exit

Nordic private equity investor Verdane Capital has agreed to sell TeamTec Invest, a producer of equipment for the shipping industry, to Norwegian Industri & Montasjeservices.

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