Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Specialist PE Sectors

3 April 2012

Infrastructure funds struggle for capital in 2012 $

Despite infrastructure fundraising declining for the first quarter of 2012, a number of interim closes pointed to better times ahead as the sector continue to attract fresh capital from investors.

3 April 2012

Macquarie readies $2bn North America infrastructure fund

Macquarie Group is looking to raise $2bn for its latest US and Canada-focused infrastructure fund, marking the Australian investment bank’s third investment vehicle focused on the region.

3 April 2012

European private equity firm readies for second environmental fund $

European private equity investor Ambienta is gearing up to launch its second environmental fund.

3 April 2012

RIT Capital strikes gold with $450m sale of Agora Oil and Gas

UK investment trust RIT Capital Partners has agreed to sell Norway’s Agora Oil and Gas to Cairn Energy for $450m.

3 April 2012

Apollo adds Stone Tower Capital to credit management portfolio

Alternative asset manager Apollo Global Management has completed the acquisition of alternative credit manager Stone Tower Capital.

2 April 2012

Oaktree co-founders set for bumper payday from $500m IPO

Oaktree Capital Group, the world’s biggest investor in distressed debt, has filed to raise up to $517.5m in an initial public offering – a listing that could generate a windfall of up to $234.4m for its co-founders.

2 April 2012

Japanese asset manager Sparx Group to raise renewable energy fund $

Japanese asset manager Sparx Group is to launch a renewable energy fund to target domestic opportunities as the country moves away from nuclear power.

2 April 2012

Goldman Sachs’ real estate arm targeting $3bn UK and Europe fund

real-estate2_lrg Goldman Sachs’ real estate-focused private equity arm is believed to be planning a $3bn UK and European property fund as investors continue to struggle with raising financing in the sector.

2 April 2012

Oil & gas investor Epi-V adds WestLB investment banker Grahame Cook as chairman

epi_v_grahame-cook_1760sq Upstream oil and gas services investment fund Epi-V has added former head of WestLB’s investment banking business Grahame Cook as chairman.

30 March 2012

Distressed private equity yields best returns since 2000 $

Distressed debt, turnaround and special situations private equity have yielded better returns than any other area of the asset class since the beginning of 2000, new research has found.

Page 140 of 238« First...102030...138139140141142...150160170...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy

AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: WeWork 4001, 1 Fore Street, London, EC2Y 5EJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2016