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2 September 2015

PE majors pile into California’s Tanium as cyber attacks make headlines

modern-laptop-computer-isolated-1432157-mTanium, a cyber security start-up based in California, has raised some $120m – and more than doubled its valuation in just five months – as investors pile into companies that help companies protect their IT systems against attacks.

2 September 2015

Ardian looks to bolster presence in Spain with Madrid office

madrid-510595_640Paris-based private equity firm Ardian is looking to strengthen it presence in Spain with the opening of a Madrid office, AltAssets can reveal.

2 September 2015

GE Capital’s Oz business auction field reported narrowing to Sankaty, Lone Star, HNA Group

AustraliaJust three companies – two of which are US-based private equity firms, and the third being a Chinese airline – are said to still be in the running for GE Capital's Australian commercial lending and leasing businesses, according to a published report filed from Sydney and published by a New York publication.

2 September 2015

Auda, Real Estate Capital rebrand as HQ Capital

handshake-671413-mThe HQ Group will combine its private equity business Auda International with its Real Estate Capital Partners to create HQ Capital.

2 September 2015

Rally Ventures launches first fundraise since rebrand from Icon

rally-395494_1280Rally Ventures, the early-stage investor which rebranded from Icon Venture Partners in January, has $120m in its sights for its second fund.

2 September 2015

MBK Partners ‘preferred bidder’ for Tesco Korea unit after Temasek tie-up

SupermarketAsian private equity firm MBK Partners has reportedly emerged as the preferred bidder for Tesco's $6bn-valued South Korea unit in the wake of teaming with Singapore sovereign investor Temasek.

2 September 2015

Kleiner Perkins leads $11m financing round for Mobcrush

mobile-phone-1104507-mKleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, the Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm, was the lead investor in an $11m Series A financing round for a fellow California-based business, Mobcrush, which provides live streaming facilities for mobile games.

2 September 2015

New VC firm Cloud Apps launches with $50m fund

clouds-1444573-mNew venture capital firm Cloud Apps Capital Partners has launched with an oversubscribed first fund of $50m, AltAssets understands.

2 September 2015

Ex-HIG exec hits £50m first and final close for debut fund

waterfall-192984_1280A new London-based private equity firm launched by former HIG Capital executive Andrew Steel has held a £50m first and final close on its target amount.

2 September 2015

Kuwait Investment Authority leads $108m Apptus Series C round

secretary-544180_1280Middle Eastern sovereign wealth giant the Kuwait Investment Authority has led a hefty $108m Series C round for online quote and sales management software business Apptus.

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