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9 July 2013

CVC cancels €2bn infrastructure fundraise

Private equity firm CVC Partners reportedly has abandoned plans to raise a €2bn infrastructure fund amid lack of interest among LPs.

9 July 2013

Marlin Fund IV three-times oversubscribed in hitting $1.6bn hard cap

Marlin LA-headquartered private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners was three-times oversubscribed as it raced to its $1.6bn hard cap for Fund IV in just over four months, the firm has revealed.

9 July 2013

UK mid-market firm Gresham Private Equity postpones Fund V launch

UK mid-market firm Gresham Private Equity has postponed launching its fifth buyout fund following discussions with its limited partners, having previously agreed an extension to its Fund IV vehicle.

9 July 2013

Clayton Dubilier & Rice nears first close for $5bn fund

Buyout major Clayton Dubilier & Rice reportedly is about to hit the halfway mark for its $5bn ninth fund. Clayton Dubilier & Rice Fund IX will hold a first close of at between $2.5bn and $3bn towards the end of the month, said Dow Jones, citing two investors with knowledge of the matter. The firm[...]

9 July 2013

LACERS commits $20m to ACON’s third fund

The Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System has committed $20m to private equity firm ACON’s third fund.

9 July 2013

Oakley Capital reports 11% NAV increase

UK private equity firm Oakley Capital reported that its net asset value increased at least 11 per cent in the year to end June.

8 July 2013

UPDATE: Platinum Equity raises $3.2bn for third fund, on track to hit $3.75bn target $

Private equity firm Platinum Equity expects to hit the $3.75bn target for its third fund by the end of the month, AltAssets has learned.

8 July 2013

Texas Teachers’ backed Spire, Apollo credit vehicles in first quarter $

The $117.5bn Teacher Retirement System of Texas helped Spire Capital to its $100m first close as well as backing Apollo’s latest credit fund with $150m in the first quarter.

8 July 2013

Microsoft Ventures breaks ground in China with software investment JV

Corporate investment firm Microsoft Ventures has signed a deal with Beijing Centergate Technologies and Stone Group for a new joint venture in China.

8 July 2013

Blue Chip eyeing rapid $50m fundraise following Fund IV, V performance $

blue poker chips Strong performance from the Blue Chip Venture Company’s two most recent funds has spurred it to target $50m for its sixth vehicle within the next 12 months, AltAssets has learned.

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