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Nautilus returns to market with $150m Fund II goal

Early stage investor Nautilus Venture Partners has aimed to raise up to $150m for its sophomore VC fund.

Boldstart Ventures passes halfway mark for Fund IV

Boldstart Ventures is more than halfway through fundraising for its fourth venture capital fund after pulling in over $40m.

Cleantech PE, VC investment falls off a cliff to reach volume nadir

Cleantech dealmaking by private equity and venture capital firms fell off a cliff in August to reach its lowest volume by some distance in the past 12 months.

Audax buys into PE-backed ID verification business Acuant

Audax Private Equity has bought a controlling stake in ID verification business Acuant from Insight Venture Partners, Lightview Capital and Egis Capital Partners.

Carlyle mulls over Athena Art Finance sale

Carlyle is looking to sell its specialist art lender Athena Art Finance Corp, AltAssets understands.

JF Lehman embarks on hiring spree

Middle-market private equity house JF Lehman & Company has announced a series of new appointments.

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Apax Partners buys Authority brands from PNC Riverarch

Apax Partners has bought home services franchisor Authority Brands from fellow PE house PNC Riverarch Capital.

Altor said to eye €2.5bn for successor to rapidly-raised fourth fund

Nordic private equity house Altor Equity Partners is reportedly looking to raise up to €2.5bn for its fifth flagship fund.

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