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4 November 2013

Warburg Pincus exits lone Australian investment with Transpacific sale

Global buyout firm Warburg Pincus has exited listed Australian waste company Transpacific Industries Group, selling its 33.9 per cent stake for $541m.

21 October 2013

Quadrant Private Equity plans to float Burson Auto Parts

Australian private equity firm Quadrant is reportedly planning to float its portfolio company Burson Auto Parts after a two year holding period.

18 October 2013

Quadrant exits retirement village operator Summerset Group

retirement5sq_lrg Australian private equity firm Quadrant has completely exited its investment in New Zealand-based retirement village operator Summerset Group.

15 October 2013

Australian entrepreneurs launch new SME-focused private equity fund CoVest

Mathias Kopp CoVest Australian entrepreneur Mathias Kopp has co-founded a new private equity firm targeting small and medium-sized businesses in the country.

14 October 2013

Valar Ventures, Matrix Capital re-up Xero backing through $150m investment round

accounting tax calculator Peter Thiel-backed early investment firm Valar Ventures and Matrix Capital Partners have reaffirmed their commitment to online accountancy software provider Xero by backing a $150m financing round.

4 October 2013

Canada’s OPSEU Pension Trust launches Australian office

Canadian pension fund OPSEU Pension Trust has opened an office in Sydney to make infrastructure and private equity investments in Asia.

30 September 2013

Wolseley Private Equity exits Australian magazine publisher nextmedia

Mid-market private equity firm Wolseley Private Equity has exited its stake in Australian magazine publisher nextmedia with its sale to German publishing house Forum Media Group.

23 September 2013

Carlyle, Accel, Macquarie file to raise A$440m through OzForex IPO

shares stocks IPO The Carlyle Group, Accel Partners and Macquarie Group are eyeing an exit of online foreign exchange services provider OzForex Group through an A$440m IPO.

23 September 2013

Australia’s Allegro aims to raise A$200m for first standalone fund

Australian private equity fund manager Allegro Funds is reportedly targeting A$200m ($188m) for a new distressed investment vehicle aimed at turning around struggling businesses.

19 September 2013

Billabong accepts refinancing deal from Centerbridge, Oaktree Capital

surfing2_sq Australian surfwear company Billabong has agreed to a refinancing deal from two private equity firms and appointed a new chief executive.

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