NEWS & VIEWS

Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Australasia

8 February 2013

MVision opens Sydney office to target Asia Pacific

Advisory group MVision has decided to increase its access to the booming Asia Pacific private equity market by opening an office in Sydney.

8 February 2013

Paine & Partners backs Costa Group’s deal for Adelaide Mushrooms

Private equity firm Paine & Partners has backed Australian food group Costa in its acquisition of Adelaide Mushrooms.

8 February 2013

Australia’s Bioscience Managers seals first close on life sciences fund

Australian life sciences investor Bioscience Managers has hit a first close on its second fund, raising A$55m from Australian institutions IOOF and MIESF.

7 February 2013

Australia’s private equity industry holds fast $

Australia’s private equity and venture capital industry outperformed public equities on a medium-term basis, according to new data

6 February 2013

TIAA-CREF takes stake in Billabong amid buyout interest

surfing_sq US life and health insurer TIAA-CREF has bought a minority stake in Billabong, which comes as the Australian surfwear brand weighs competing private equity bids for the business.

5 February 2013

Australia’s Advent reaps 2.5x return from sale of Locker Group

locker_sq Advent Private Capital has reaped a 2.5-times return from the sale of perforated metal manufacturer Locker Group, representing the Melbourne-based buyout firm’s third successful exit in six months.

4 February 2013

Quadrant-backed Virtus Health targets A$500m IPO

pregnant_lrg Australian buyout house Quadrant Private Equity is reportedly eyeing an A$500m IPO for portfolio company Virtus Health Group - four months after refinancing the business.

4 February 2013

Archer Capital sells Ausfuel to Trafigura’s Puma Energy

M Australian buyout house Archer Capital has agreed to sell petrol station and oil import terminal business Ausfuel to Puma Energy, an emerging markets-focused subsidiary of Dutch commodity giant Trafigura.

1 February 2013

Cathay Fortune walks away from Discovery Metals deal

Cathay Fortune Corp, the private equity investment firm owned by Chinese billionaire Yu Yong, will no longer seek to acquire Australian mining group Discovery Metals.

1 February 2013

Australian telecoms company Telstra loses corporate venture head

Deena Shiff, head of Australian telecoms company Telstra’s corporate venturing arm, is to step down.

Page 30 of 65« First...1020...2829303132...405060...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy


AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2015