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26 June 2015

Oakley nabs 15x return by offloading Verivox

coins-431537_640 UK private equity firm Oakley Capital has scored a whopping 15-times return by offloading German online price comparison business Verivox for €200m.

26 June 2015

Formation 8 continues fundraising frenzy with $400m-targeting Asia growth vehicle

number-437926_1280 Early-stage investor Formation 8 is in the market for a new $400m fund targeting growth investments in Asia.

26 June 2015

Existing VCs, Fidelity close $400m round in WeWork

workstation-336369_640 New York-based shared workspace provider WeWork has closed a mammoth $400m financing from existing venture firms and new investor Fidelity Management and Research Company.

26 June 2015

CVC, KKR ‘studying a bid for sizeable stake’ in Spain’s Endesa: Reuters

electricity power lines energy Private equity giants CVC Capital Partners and KKR are "studying a bid for a sizeable stake in Endesa, the Spanish subsidiary of Italian energy group Enel", the news agency Reuters reported on Friday.

26 June 2015

Grotech targets $200m for ninth investment pool

coins-719698_640 US early-stage investor Grotech Ventures is looking to raise $200m for its latest fund, AltAssets can reveal.

26 June 2015

Lunar Capital targets $380m fourth fund amid rising Chinese consumer growth

full-moon-415501_1280 Consumer-focused Chinese buyout firm Lunar Capital Management is believed to be back in the market for a fourth fund targeting $380m.

26 June 2015

Switzerland’s Partners Group Holding, Canada’s OPTrust in Aussie wind farm consortium

wind-turbine-1424480-m The Swiss private equity firm Partners Group Holding and the Canadian pension fund OPT Trust are part of a consortium of investors that are to fund development of an A$450m ($348m), 240-megawatt Australian windfarm, it was announced on Friday.

26 June 2015

PE-backed Colt gets revised loan to postpone controversial sale

bullet-408636_640 Private equity-backed bankrupt gun maker Colt Holdings has reached an agreement with its bondholders that will postpone the company's rush into a controversial sale, AltAssets understands.

26 June 2015

Wendel moots sale of 2006-investment Stahl amid private equity interest

auto-772930_1280 French private equity firm Wendel could still opt to refinance long-held leather chemicals busines Stahl despite picking up interest from buyout peers, it is understood.

26 June 2015

Providence-backed defence IT business SRA eyes $2bn sale, potential IPO

fighter-jet-1013_1280 Providence Equity Partners-backed defence IT company SRA International is reportedly eyeing a sale or IPO which could see it valued around the $2bn mark.

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