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17 August 2012

IDFC exits Novartis India pharma stake

Indian infrastructure firm IDFC has sold its stake in pharmaceutical company Novartis India through a bulk sale on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

17 August 2012

Exponent buys Irish VAT refund business Fintrax for €170m

UK mid-market private equity firm Exponent has bought Fintrax, a VAT refund business, for €170m from majority shareholder the Barry Family Trust and management.

16 August 2012

FFL buys into $29bn asset manager Strategic Investment Corp

Growth equity firm FFL has invested in US asset management firm Strategic Investment Corp.

16 August 2012

Ropart-backed ViSalus files for $175m IPO

Private equity-backed weight-loss company ViSalus is planning a $175m IPO following a marked increase in earnings over the past two years.

16 August 2012

CD&R carves out ITW’s countertop business for $395m

kitchen_170sq Private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) has agreed to acquire NYSE-listed Illinois Tool Works’ Decorative Surfaces business for $395m.

16 August 2012

Explore Learning sale stalls after Equistone pulls out $

The sale of education group Explore Learning has stalled after Barclays spin-out Equistone pulled out of exclusive talks to buy the business, two people familiar with the matter told AltAssets.

16 August 2012

Ontario Teachers partners with Lego family for €500m ISS deal

iss_sq Teachers Private Capital, the private equity arm of Canadian pension giant Ontario Teachers, has partnered with the investment holding company of the Lego family to buy a €500m stake in EQT-backed Danish facility services business ISS.

16 August 2012

J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Quadrant Capital back online fashion retailer Zalando

J.P. Morgan Asset Management and Quadrant Capital Advisors have invested in European online fashion retailer Zalando.

16 August 2012

Credit Suisse swoops for BNP Paribas private equity portfolio $

bnp-paribas_sq CS Strategic Partners, the secondaries arm of Credit Suisse, is in the final stages of buying a clutch of private equity assets from BNP Paribas, France’s largest bank, two people familiar with the matter told AltAssets.

16 August 2012

MBK Partners to buy Woongjin Coway stake for $1.1bn

MBK Partners has agreed to pay KRW1.1tr ($1.1bn) for its minority stake in water purification business Woongjin Coway, marking South Korea’s second private equity mega buyout in less than a fortnight.

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