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24 December 2013

Blackstone-backed La Quinta files for IPO

stock brokerage market share listed Private equity-backed hotel chain La Quinta has confidentially filed for an IPO.

24 December 2013

Blackstone exits Broadgate stake to GIC

London taxis Private equity major Blackstone has exited its 50 per cent interest in Broadgate in the City of London, which has been sold to GIC.

24 December 2013

HarbourVest promotes two

boardroom3_170sq Private equity firm HarbourVest Partners has promoted Julie Eiermann and Tim Flower to managing director.

24 December 2013

Carlyle has nose in front in bidding for J&J’s Ortho Clinical

US buyout giant Carlyle has emerged as the favourite to buy Johnson & Johnson's diagnostics unit Ortho Clinical for $4bn in the face of competition from other private equity players.

24 December 2013

Madison Dearborn nears $1.5bn Ikaria buyout from PE, venture firms

drug-pharma-medical-healthcare US buyout house Madison Dearborn Partners is reportedly nearing a $1.5bn-plus deal to buy private equity and venture capital-backed drug business Ikaria.

24 December 2013

KKR completes $1.5bn real estate fundraise as diversification continues

real estate_lrg Private equity giant KKR has continued its diversification into real estate by closing a new $1.5bn vehicle targeting property in the US and Western Europe.

23 December 2013

Main Capital buys stake in cloud-based supply chain business Chainfood

chain_lrg Dutch private equity investor Main Capital has bought a “substantial” interest in cloud-based supply chain monitoring business Chainfood.

23 December 2013

OMERS Private Equity sells lab sample testing business Maxxam for C$650m

Opsona research lab Canada’s OMERS Private Equity has agreed to sell energy, environmental, food and DNA analytics business Maxxam Analytics to Bureau Veritas for C$650m.

23 December 2013

Claremont Creek Ventures hires medtech, IT marketing specialist Harveen Sethi

Harveen Sethi Claremont Creek Seed and early-stage investor Claremont Creek Ventures has medical device and IT strategic marketing specialist Harveen Sethi as an associate.

23 December 2013

GGV Capital leads $30m Series D for Intel Capital-backed AlienVault

GGV Capital has led a $30m Series D financing round for computer security business AlienVault.

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