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25 August 2015

Owl closes $100m fund to target ed-tech

eagle-owl-377192_640 US-based venture capital firm Owl Ventures has closed a $100m fund to target the education tech sector, AltAssets can reveal.

25 August 2015

Abraaj Group exits stake in Peru travel biz Condor to Carlyle

peru The Abraaj Group has sold its 40 per cent interest in a major Peruvian tour operator, Condor Travel, to the Carlyle Group, for an undisclosed amount.

25 August 2015

Livingbridge invests in UK mortgage broker CMME

Livingbridge, the UK buyout house which changed its name from Isis Private Equity last year, has invested in mortgage broker Contractor Mortgages Made Easy.

25 August 2015

Hatteras reaches $91m first close for Fund V

doctor nurse healthcare surgery hospital US life science investor Hatteras Venture Partners has reached a first close of more than $90m for its fifth venture capital fund, AltAssets can reveal.

25 August 2015

Denham Capital teams with Nexif for South East Asia power investments

twilight-532720_1280 Energy-focused private equity firm Denham Capital has teamed with Singapore power management company Nexif to form a new power investment platform in south east Asia.

24 August 2015

Sycamore agrees $3bn deal to buy Belk

picture-frame-697208_640 New York-based private equity firm Sycamore Partners has agreed a $3bn deal to purchase department store chain Belk, AltAssets understands.

24 August 2015

Thames Tideway Tunnel receives £1.2bn-plus in backing from UK investors

5 Liverpool Street platform tunnels _162393 sml sq A planned £4.2bn water infrastructure project for London, known informally as the ‘super sewer’ and backed by a string of LP investors, has been given the green light by the UK's water industry regulator.

24 August 2015

Angelo Gordon sells insurance lender Oak Street

coins-in-hand-1269975-m New York-based private equity firm Angelo Gordon & Co has sold commercial finance platform Oak Street Holdings in a $110m deal.

24 August 2015

Ribbit Capital leads $7m GuiaBolso funding round

tree-frog-299886_1280 Ribbit Capital has led a $7m financing round for Brazilian personal finance management platform GuiaBolso.

24 August 2015

PE majors form teams to bid for $6bn-valued Tesco South Korea unit

shopping-cart-761440_1280 Buyout majors interested in Tesco's South Korean Homeplus business have now formed three separate teams to bid on what could be Asia's biggest ever private equity deal, it is understood.

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