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CVC buys into international rugby competition Pro14 in £116m deal

CVC Capital Partners has bought a 28% stake in international rugby union competition Pro14 through a £116m deal.

KKR names new co-head of tech-focused growth equity unit

Private equity giant KKR & Co has appointed Rob Salvagno as co-head of its technology growth equity business in the Americas.

Welsh Carson commits $600m to Medicare-focused JV with Humana Inc

Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe has agreed a $600m initial investment to launch a joint venture expanding access to value-based primary care for Medicare patients.

Welsh Carson sells ID, access management specialist Simeio to ZMC

Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe has ended its five-year ownership of identity tech and access management business Simeio to fellow private equity house ZMC.

KKR hauls in $2.2bn for second tech growth fund, more than triple Fund I’s...

KKR has hauled in $2.2bn for the final close of its second tech growth fund targeting blossoming business areas such as fintech, digital media and data services.

WCAS follows triple general partner appointment with new healthcare operating partner

Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe has followed last week's trio of general partners appointments by bringing in experience GE healthcare exec Lee Cooper as an operating partner.

Welsh Carson pair return to firm amid trio of general partner appointments

A trio of new general partners have been named by US buyout house Welsh Carson Anderson and Stowe in the wake of the firm closing its $4.3bn Fund XIII.

Nauta exits long-held life sciences market research business InCrowd to Saroras Private Capital

Nauta Capital has sealed the exit of long-held life sciences real-time data business InCrowd through a buyout by Saroras Private Capital.

WCAS follows $4.3bn fund close by teaming with Walgreens for Shields buyout

Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe has followed the hefty $4.3bn final close of its latest flagship fund by agreeing the buyout of pharmacy services business Shields Health Solutions.

WCAS XIII hits $4.3bn hard cap for final close

Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe has hit a $4.3bn hard cap for the final close of its latest flagship fund, WCAS XIII.

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