Global private equity and venture capital news and research

PE Focus

24 November 2015

Canadian PE on track to match mammoth C$50bn deal total from 2014 $

lake-914009_1920 Canadian private equity activity is on track to repeat the mammoth C$50bn recorded last year if it continues its pace through to the end of the year, according to new research.

20 November 2015

Cleantech dealmaking from PE, VC soars following four months of decline $

windmill-62257_1920 The value of private equity, venture capital and development capital investment in cleantech companies soared to more than $2.3bn in October after four months of consecutive decline, new research shows.

11 November 2015

European mid-market raising stability masking dwindling fundraise numbers $

financial-crisis-544944_1920 (1) Considerable private equity capital raising in the European mid-market is masking a dwindling number of fund closes, new research suggests.

9 November 2015

Israel PE dealmaking in Q3 more than 40% below five-year average $

tel-aviv-409384_1920 Israeli private equity dealmaking dropped to $419m in the third quarter of the year, more than 40 per cent below the five-year quarterly average.

4 November 2015

2015 on target to be among most lucrative for mid-market fundraising in last ten years $

dollar-941246_1920 This year could turn out to be one of the most lucrative for US mid-market private equity fundraising in the past ten years, new research suggests.

29 October 2015

South Africa showing resilience, continues regional PE dominance $

johannesburg-436018_1280 South Africa is showing resilience amid a challenging economic environment as it retains its dominance of the Southern African region.

28 October 2015

European bolt-on activity peaks as overall PE investment slides $

banjo-bolt-509636_1920 European private equity bolt-on activity has hit a record level for the year as high asset prices encourage consolidation of existing businesess, new research suggests.

26 October 2015

PE firms eyeing strong exits as M&A activity looks set to continue $

business-962364_1920 Private equity firms will be licking their lips at the possibility of strong exits as the recent wave of mergers and acquisitions activity by trade players looks to continue, new research suggests.

22 October 2015

US venture fundraising balloon could be about to sag $

balloon-114115_1920 Strong annual results for US venture fundraising are masking a slide over the past few quarters, the latest research from Pitchbook shows.

21 October 2015

Private equity-backed US IPOs fall to lowest level for a decade $

financial-crisis-544944_1920 Private equity-backed IPOs accounted for just under 36 per cent of all privately-backed US public offerings in the first nine months of 2015 - the lowest percentage in a decade.

Page 1 of 9412345...102030...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy

AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2015