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14 February 2012

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners hires Brad Parish for special situations

losangeles_170sq Los Angeles based private equity firm Levine Leichtman Capital Partners has hired Brad Parish as a managing director.

13 February 2012

Macro factors convince institutional investors as to green investment proposition $

Institutional investors will look to increasingly commit to alternative energy and energy efficiency due to long term attractive fundamentals, according to a number of limited partners.

13 February 2012

KKR takes on British care home operator Four Seasons’ debt

care-home5_sq The distressed debt arm of KKR has bought a significant chunk of the debt owed by British care home operator Four Seasons, fuelling speculation that the global private equity major could be looking to take control of the company.

13 February 2012

Emerging markets investor Rohatyn to acquire stake in Asian infrastructure firm CapAsia

Emerging markets investor The Rohatyn Group has agreed to acquire a 60 per cent stake in Singapore-based mid-market infrastructure private equity firm CapAsia from Malaysian banking group CIMB.

13 February 2012

Rockpool to address debt financing issues for British SMEs $

MattTaylor1_sq Former Foresight VCT veteran Matt Taylor, Hotbed founder Gary Robbins and high profile fund manager Nicola Horlick have pooled their expertise to form Rockpool Investments, and aim to address the lack of debt funding in the British SME space.

10 February 2012

China’s EXIM bank forms Canadian partnership for $1bn natural resources fund $

logging_l A Canadian financial services firm has revealed its intention raise a $1bn fund with the Import Export Bank of China, as the Asian behemoth looks to tap into North American sustainable natural resource opportunities.

10 February 2012

Investec bolsters debt finance team

The London-based growth and acquisition finance arm of South African asset manager Investec has hired former Barclays debt finance director Shaun Mullin.

8 February 2012

CalSTRS awards Australia’s IFM $500m infrastructure mandate

infrastructure4_lrg The California State Teachers' Retirement System, the largest teachers’ pension fund in the US, has awarded Melbourne-based investment manager Industry Funds Management an infrastructure mandate of up to $500m, representing one of the largest single US fund management commitments made in the sector.

8 February 2012

Hudson Ventures raises third tech fund

New York-based technology-focused venture capital firm Hudson Ventures is seeking $40m for its third vehicle, having already raised $17.4m through commitments from 29 investors, according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm, which has over $170m of capital under management, typically targets technology companies with a focus on enterprise software[...]

8 February 2012

Mezz investor Praesidian Capital backs exhibition company DisplayWorks

bubble_lrg Praesidian Capital, a provider of mezzanine capital for small and mid-sized businesses, has led a $24.25m senior debt and equity investment in DisplayWorks, an exhibit company based in Irvine, California.

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