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Apollo said to strike colossal new $23.5bn target for world’s biggest ever PE fund

US buyout giant Apollo has pulled in a record-breaking $23.5bn for the largest-ever private equity fundraise, it is understood.

First Reserve continues succession strategy as Kreuger becomes sole CEO

First Reserve has taken the next step with its succession plans by naming president Alex Kreuger sole CEO, after two years sharing the role with veteran firm co-founder Bill Macauley.

More drama in Toshiba chip unit PE buyout as timeline slips, company sues Western...

The turbulent private equity pursuit of Toshiba's highly-prized semiconductor unit has taken another turn after the company pushed back the timeline for a deal over differences of opinion about the preferred bidder.

GTCR back with new flagship fundraise, bags Louisiana SERS commitment

US buyout house GTCR is back on the fundraising trail with the follow-up to its $3.85bn eleventh fund closed in 2014.

PE behemoth CVC purchases Porsche, Jaguar leather provider Pasubio

Private equity giant CVC Capital has agreed to buy Pasubio, a luxury leather provider for Jaguar, Porsche and Lamborghini, using its mammoth €10.5bn sixth fund.

Bridges blows past 10x return selling long-held insurance business Halo

Bridges Fund Management has scored a better than 10x return selling its stake in vehicle insurance business Halo after eight years in its portfolio, AltAssets can reveal.

Capnamic closes €115m fund to boost German-speaking tech businesses

German private equity firm Capnamic Ventures has closed its tech fund on €115m to be used on businesses in DACH nations that provide digital B2B solutions.

White Oak Equity buys into $800m-AUM hedge fund firm ROW Asset Management

White Oak Equity Partners, a buyout house which picks up minority stakes in hedge fund firms, has bought into $800m-managing ROW Asset Management.

Venture capital trio back $100m Cloudflare app platform fund

A trio of venture capital majors have backed a new $100m investment fund targeting startups building applications on the new Cloudflare Apps Platform (CAP).

Realza makes 3.2x return selling Spanish tax manager GTT

Spanish private equity firm Realza Capital has made a 3.2x return on its investment in tax management company Gestión Tributaria Territorial. Realza also achieved an...