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BREAKING: Hg eyes hefty size increase for second Saturn fund, could raise $4.85bn

Software-focused private equity firm Hg has registered to raise up to $4.85bn for its second Saturn fund, aiming for three times more capital commitments than its predecessor vehicle.

MPM Capital raises $100m Oncology Innovations Fund

Healthcare venture firm MPM Capital has raised $100m for its MPM Oncology Innovations Fund, in collaboration with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Thoma Bravo said to target $14bn for new flagship fund, $4bn across mid-market, small...

Tech-focused private equity major Thoma Bravo is reportedly eyeing up to $14bn for its latest flagship fund, just two years after hauling in $12.6bn for its most recent flagship vehicle in 2018.

Kline Hill Partners eyes up to $600m for latest secondaries fundraises

Secondaries specialist Kline Hill Partners is looking to raise up to $600m of commitments for its latest fundraising outing.

Summit Partners picks five for promotion as $4.9bn US growth fund deployment continues

Alternative assets investment major Summit Partners has made a string of promotions as it continues to deploy the $4.9bn US growth equity fund it closed last year.

Pioneering fintech VC house QED Investors hits $350m final close for oversubscribed Fund VI

Fintech venture capital pioneer QED Investors has hit a $350m final close for its oversubscribed sixth flagship fund.

CVC said to be in takeover talks for Warframe developer Leyou Technologies

CVC Capital Partners is reportedly in talks with Tencent-backed iDreamSky Technology Holdings to jointly buy listed-video game company Leyou Technologies Holdings.

Penn SERS focuses on co-investments amid $500m of new commitments

The Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System has agreed to commit $500m to a number of alternative assets funds as looks for attractive returns at lower fees.

Blackstone to close UK’s largest private RE deal with £4.66bn iQ buyout

Private equity giant Blackstone has bought iQ Student Accommodation from Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking and Wellcome Trust in a £4.66bn deal, believed to be largest ever private real estate transaction in the UK.

Warburg buys into India-based tyre giant amid reported fundraise dedicated to country

Warburg Pincus has made an INR10.8bn ($150m) investment in India's Apollo Tyres amid the firm fundraising for its first vehicle dedicated to the country.

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