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20 May 2016

Ex-Blackstone, Starwood execs eye $150m for niche early-stage RE, hospitality strategy

wolf-590756_1280 Grey Wolf Ventures, the early-stage investment firm founded by former execs at Blackstone and Starwood Capital, is out targeting $150m for a fund.

20 May 2016

AE seals third platform investment in wake of $680m fund close

military-jets-1245270_1920 AE Industrial Partners has followed the recent $680m final close of its debut fund by purchasing aerospace and vehicle parts maker AC&A.

20 May 2016

NorthEdge hires new investment manager from PwC

Dan-Matkin-BW1-731x1024 UK private equity firm NorthEdge Capital has appointed PwC dealmaker Dan Matkin new investment manager.

20 May 2016

PE-backed mail order business launched by Robert Redford moots sale

sundance-1144241_1920 Private equity-backed Sundance Holdings, the US mail order business founded by actor Robert Redford, is reportedly exploring a potential $300m sale.

20 May 2016

Omnes launches fund for individuals to invest in French SMEs

french flag france tricolor French private equity firm Omnes Capital has launched a new fund for individuals to invest in unlisted French SMEs.

20 May 2016

KKR, CIC consortium up against Temasek for Yum Brands China stake

pizza-1179404_1920 A consortium including KKR and China Investment Corp is up against Singapore sovereign investor Temasek in bidding for a stake in Yum Brands' China unit, it is understood.

20 May 2016

Austin Ventures invests $12.8m in Bloomfire Series B

business-19148_1920 Austin Ventures has made a $12.8m Series B financing investment in knowledge-sharing software business Bloomfire.

20 May 2016

Facebook co-founder Saverin’s B Capital past halfway to $250m target for debut VC fund

news_asia_lrg B Capital Group, a venture capital firm launched by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin last year, has raised over $143.6m for its maiden fund, an SEC filing shows.

20 May 2016

PE-backed smart meter business Senus eyes $1.7bn sale

waste water Private equity-owned Senus, a provider of smart metering technologies systems to the global utilities industry, is reportedly exploring a sale.

20 May 2016

Actis backs Moroccan university Mundiapolis

college education graduat Growth market investor Actis has backed Mundiapolis University (Mundiapolis), a private university in Morocco, with a n undisclosed investment.

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