Sunday, June 24, 2018

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Do private equity firms with better deal closing rates outperform their...

Deal sourcing intelligence business Sutton Place Strategies crunches the numbers on the ongoing trend for PE firms closing fewer and fewer deals, despite originating more and more.

Knowledge Bank

Cleantech PE, VC deal volume falls to new 12-month low, value...

Private equity and venture capital deal volume into the cleantech sector slumped to a new 12-month low last month, while dollars invested failed to continue April's strong result.

Popular Articles

Platinum Equity enters JV to form metal packaging maker

Platinum Equity has entered into a joint venture with Ball Corporation to form new metal packaging manufacturer.

AnaCap brings Welcome Financial assets acquisitions to more than £250m with latest loan portfolio...

European financial services private equity specialist AnaCap Financial Partners has picked up another portfolio of loans from Welcome Financial Services.

CalSTRS names new deputy chief investment officer

The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has hired Scott Chan as its new deputy chief investment officer.

JP Morgan spinout Corsair pulls in $469m for fifth fund

JP Morgan spinout Corsair Capital has pulled in at least $469m for its latest buyout fund, SEC documents show.

Millstone Capital snaps up plant-based menu restaurant chain Native Foods Café

Millstone Capital Advisors has bought ethical restaurant chain Native Foods Café.

PSP Investments, ATL Partners exit Irish arm of Sky Aviation Leasing

Public Sector Pension Investment Board and ATL Partners have agreed to sell the Irish subsidiary of SKY Leasing to aircraft leasing company Goshawk Aviation.

Epiris promotes pair to partner as Fund II deployment continues

UK private equity house Epiris has revealed a pair of partner promotions as it looks to spend it second fund.

More LP money for Vista as successor to $11bn Fund VI continues to draw...

Vista Equity Partners has picked up another LP commitment for the successor vehicle to its $11bn sixth flagship fund closed last year.

OpenGate exits second pre-fund investment in six months with NorPaper trade sale

OpenGate Capital has sold pre-fund investment NorPaper Group to Lebanese trade buyer Gemayel Freres & Chaoui Industriel Group.

Cornell collects over $1.3bn for final close of debut multi-asset PE fund

Cornell Capital, the investment firm launched by former Goldman Sachs veteran Henry Cornell, has pulled in more than $1.3bn for the final close of its debut multi-asset private equity fund.

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