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PE, VC firms to continue being shut out of US government aid in new...

Private equity and venture capital firms are set to continue being shut out of US government financial aid for portfolio businesses suffering in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

Spectrum Equity eyes up to $1.5bn as it launches ninth flagship fundraise

Software and internet-focused Spectrum Equity has launched its ninth flagship fundraise, this time eyeing up to $1.5bn for a final close.

China’s Qiming Venture Partners shrugs off coronavirus crisis with $1.1bn fund close

China's Qiming Venture Partners has shrugged off fundraising challenges caused by the coronavirus crisis to seal a $1.1bn final close for its newest fund.

Monogram Capital Partners already back with Fund II raise, two years after closing $152m...

Consumer and retail-focused private equity house Monogram Capital Partners is already back in the fundraising market with the follow-up to its $152m debut vehicle.

Lazard private equity advisory head joins Centerview as firm unveils new Paris office

The head of Lazard's private equity practice has joined Centerview Partners amid the investment banking advisory firm launching a Paris office - its first base in continental Europe.

Investcorp expands cybersecurity exposure with $180m Avira buyout

Europe-focused Investcorp Technology Partners has agreed a $180m buyout of German cybersecurity business Avira.

EQT to acquire hygiene company Schülke & Mayr to support the battle against the...

Global investor EQT is set to acquire hygiene solution developer Schülke & Mayr, just days after pulling out of another acquisition due to coronavirus complications.

Silverfern holds first close of third opportunities fund as it prepares for investments post-coronavirus

Silverfern Group, a middle market private equity firm, has held the first close of its third global opportunities fund, which will focus on “opportunistic investments” post-coronavirus pandemic.

StepStone Group closes fourth secondary fund, nearly doubling its initial target

StepStone Group has held the final close of its fourth secondary private equity fund, securing a capital pool of $2.1bn.

Golding hits €710m for latest infra fund of funds close, plans two more infra...

European infrastructure investment specialist Golding Capital Partners has raised €710m for its biggest fund of funds to date - and is already planning its next fund launches for the summer.

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