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12 February 2016

Pressure rising on GPs to prove success as LPs up exposure, exec says $

chris merry With investors ploughing more money into alternative assets, GPs are under increasing pressure to meet the growing benchmark for success according to IPES chief executive Chris Merry.

12 February 2016

3i makes £165m from Action refinancing

Sale sign European private equity firm 3i Group is set to make £135m from the €1.2bn refinancing of Dutch discount retail Group Action.

12 February 2016

Neuberger Berman closes oversubscribed brands fund on $462m

shop-791582_1920 Investment management firm Neuberger Berman has closed a $462m fund aimed at buying into high-quality US and European consumer brands.

12 February 2016

PE-backed Mavi Jeans may go public

woman-1031533_640 Turkish jeans brand Mavi, backed by private equity investor Turkven and the Akarlilar entrepreneural family, could soon make its stock market debut.

11 February 2016

Bridgepoint Development Capital targets £500m for latest fund

architecture-19171_1920 Bridgepoint Development Capital is looking to raise £500m for its third lower mid-market-focused buyout fund, AltAssets can reveal.

11 February 2016

Ardian buys F2A Group from Argos Soditic

papers-262731_640 French private equity house Ardian has bought a majority stake in F2A Group, a Italian provider of HR and administration services.

11 February 2016

Propel VP to manage $250m fintech funds for Spain’s BBVA

euro-948007_640 San Francisco-based Propel Venture Partners is taking over management of the $250m fintech fund of Spanish bank BBVA.

11 February 2016

Bridgepoint scores more than double return from Unifaun exit $

software-419242_1280 European private equity firm Bridgepoint Development Capital has made 2.5-times return from the sale of Unifaun Group to Vitruvian Partners, AltAssets understands.

11 February 2016

Gilde-led consortium to bid for Dutch industrial group Reesink

caterpillar-912680_1920 Dutch Gilde Buyout Partners has teamed up with fellow private equity investors Todlin and Navitas Capital to bid for landscaping and industrial equipment distributor Reesink.

11 February 2016

VY Capital, Li Ka-Shing fund arm join Spotify founders in $60m Student.com backing

graduation-995042_1280 VY Capital and the tech investment arm of Hong Kong business magnate Li Ka-Shing's fund have backed a $60m investment in international student accommodation marketplace Student.com.

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