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21 July 2014

Cabot Square backs Henry Howard with £25m investment

decus Private equity firm Cabot Square Capital has backed UK-based lender Henry Howard Finance with a £25m investment.

9 June 2014

Ex-Treasury Under Secretary Randal Quarles launches private equity firm

quarles Former Under Secretary in the Treasury Randal K Quarles has launched The Cynosure Group, a Salt Lake City-based private equity firm, which will focus on small and medium sized companies.

2 April 2014

CDC invests $28m in Indian SME lender Ratnakar Bank

UK development finance investor CDC has invested $28m equity in India’s Ratnakar Bank, taking a 4.8 per cent stake.

17 February 2014

Mobeus Equity Partners names Richard Babington investment director

babington London firm Mobeus Equity Partners has boosted its investment team with three new hires including the appointment of Richard Babington as its new investment director.

26 November 2013

Mediterrània’s second fund hits €90m first close

Private equity firm Mediterrània Capital Partners (MCP) has hit a first close of €90m for its second growth fund, eclipsing its initial target of €80m.

19 November 2013

Consilium to hold €80m first close

milan_lrg Milan-based private equity firm Consilium is reportedly nearing a first close for its latest fund.

12 November 2013

JZ Capital, Avenue Capital launch Toro Finance to target Spanish SMEs

London-listed private equity firm JZ Capital Partners has partnered with global investment firm Avenue Capital Group to establish a €400m vehicle to provide financing to small- and medium-sized companies in Spain.

6 November 2013

MML Capital Partners raises €125m to invest in Irish SMEs

dublin_lrg UK-based private equity firm MML Capital Partners has closed its first Ireland-focused fund on its €125m hard cap.

29 October 2013

LotusPool Capital seeks $125m for debut fund

World Bank’s investment arm IFC is considering a $15m investment in private equity firm LotusPool Capital’s debut vehicle. The fund, LotusPool Fund I, is targeting $125m and will back Indian SMEs based in regions with low private equity penetration, according to IFC. It will acquire controlling stakes in SMEs that are at early expansion phase[...]

29 October 2013

Turkey proves tough to new entrants as investors grow more informedp

In the last few years, the total number of GPs pursuing Turkish deals has remained broadly constant, as certain international firms have realised that it is difficult to make deals of the kind they were used to elsewhere.

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