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Raine Partners draws in $579m for third fund

Investment bank Raine Group has raised as much as $579m for its third buyout fund.

CVC, Messer create new industrial gases major by buying Linde Americas assets for $3.3bn

Private equity major CVC has teamed up with industrial gases specialist Messer to buy the majority of Linde’s gases business in North America and some of its South American assets in a $3.3bn deal.

Regtech, cybersecurity business A-LIGN gets $54.5m FTV Capital backing

Growth equity house FTV Capital has backed cybersecurity and regulatory compliance provider A-LIGN with a $54.5m investment.

Shunwei’s latest internet fund targets $600m in follow up to $1bn predecessor

Shunwei Capital has aimed to raise as much as $600m for its Shunwei China Internet Fund IV.

UAE court dismisses Abraaj founder Naqvi ‘bounced cheque’ case

A court case alleging the founder of embattled buyout firm Abraaj issued a $48.2m cheque that later bounced has been dropped after Arif Naqvi reportedly reached a settlement with the complainant.

Partners Group launches South Africa arm Helical Capital Partners

Partners Group and African ICT impact investor Convergence Partners have teamed up to create new South Africa-based buyout firm Helical Capital Partners.

KKR backs audiobook growth trend, picks up RBmedia from Shamrock Capital

KKR has agreed to buy digital audiobook and spoken content producer RBmedia from Shamrock Capital after three years in the latter's portfolio.

Warburg, Wendel-backed security major Allied Universal beefs up with $1bn USSA bolt-on

Private equity-backed North American security services major Allied Universal has agreed an enormous bolt-on deal through the $1bn buyout of US Security Associates.

Thompson Street sticking to deal size strategy despite huge AUM hike from $1.15bn Fund...

Thompson Street Capital has sealed a huge size increase for the final close of its fifth flagship vehicle - but says it plans to stick to the equity investment sizes which have served it well for its previous two funds.

General Atlantic taps evergreen fund to sink $250m in Greensill

General Atlantic has invested $250m in working capital finance provider Greensill to value the business at $1.64bn.

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