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20 February 2013

Warbug Pincus relocates Hong Kong MD to Sydney, eyes Australia office

Private equity firm Warburg Pincus is to relocate Hong Kong-based managing director Jeffrey Goldfaden to Sydney.

19 February 2013

VC firms Brandon Capital, Yuuwa Capital lead round for Australia’s PolyActiva

Venture capital firms Brandon Capital and Yuuwa Capital led a Series B fundraising round for PolyActiva, which netted A$9.2m.

19 February 2013

Billabong share price continues plummet despite buyout offers

surfing_sq Private equity offers to pick up Australian surfwear maker Billabong could reportedly be pulled following the due-diligence process amid concerns the company’s largest shareholder will refuse to sell up.

18 February 2013

Australian government commits over $350m to venture capital inititative $

The Australian government is to invest A$378.6m under the Venture Australia initiative to help grow emerging Australian knowledge based companies, high-skilled jobs and competitive products and services.

14 February 2013

Asahi sues PEP, Unitas for ‘inflating’ value of Independent Liquor

Asahi Australian buyout giant Pacific Equity Partners and Asian peer Unitas Capital have been sued by beer brewer Asahi over allegations the pair inflated the earnings of Independent Liquor, the drinks company it bought from the firms in 2011.

13 February 2013

Ironbridge Capital, GIC hire Credit Suisse to find FleetPartners exit

Australian private equity firm Ironbridge Capital and Singapore sovereign investor GIC have reportedly hired Credit Suisse to explore exit options for leasing and fleet management company FleetPartners.

13 February 2013

Australia’s AMP Capital to invest $100m into Capistrano Wind Partners

Australia’s AMP Capital is set to invest $100m into Capistrano Wind Partners, which was established to develop a portfolio of US wind farms.

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.

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