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11 February 2013

Bahrain investment firm Arcapita files reorganisation plan

Bahrain-based investment firm Arcapita has announced a reorganisation plan for the firm following last year’s Chapter 11 filing.

11 February 2013

Pine Tree Equity targeting $100m for latest small-cap fund $

evergreen-tree-branch-pine-leaf-twig-nordic Miami-based small-cap private equity firm Pine Tree Equity is targeting $100m for its latest fund, twice the size of the last vehicle it raised in 2010.

11 February 2013

Lion Capital buys haircare group GHD from Montagu

ghd European private equity group Montagu has sold GHD to investment firm Lion Capital, which aims to grow the hair care products maker further and work on its international expansion.

11 February 2013

Summer Street Capital closes third fund above $250m target $

Michael McQueeney Summer Street Capital Partners US mid-market private equity firm Summer Street Capital Partners has closed its third investment fund $30m above its target.

11 February 2013

DW Healthcare Partners beats target with $264m fundraise

Sector-focused private equity firm DW Healthcare Partners has completed fundraising for its third fund, DWHP III, which closed on $265m.

11 February 2013

Dunedin backs bolt-on acquisition for Hawksford

handshake3_lrgPrivate equity group Dunedin has backed portfolio company Hawksford's acquisition of Key Trust Company.

8 February 2013

Buyout house EQT sells Danish clothing group BTX

sale5_lrg Nordic buyout group EQT’s fund EQT IV has agreed to sell apparel business BTX Group to Sun Capital Partners’ European arm Sun European Partners.

8 February 2013

KKR, Bayside Capital buy 75 per cent stake in Estro

school-trip_lrg US buyout giant KKR has teamed up with HIG Capital’s credit arm to buy 75 per cent of Dutch childcare company Estro as part of a restructuring.

8 February 2013

European TMT sector specialists thrive in bifurcated market $

G Investment in TMT bucked the trend of falling M&A activity last year and looks set to lead the rankings again this year, making private equity sector specialists operating in the space an attractive option for LPs seeking diversification in a bifurcated market.

8 February 2013

CITIC consortium to take China’s 3SBio private for $340m

Chinese biotechnology firm 3SBio has agreed to be taken private by an investor group led by chief executive Jing Lou and China state-backed CITIC Capital for about $340m.

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