Global private equity and venture capital news and research

North America

21 October 2016

Wisconsin SIB plans to boost PE, private RE allocations by $1bn in next five years

milwaukee-1651820_640 The State of Wisconsin Investment Board will aim to expand private equity and private real estate allocations by $1bn each over the next five years.

21 October 2016

TPG names Peter Smith head of originations of RE debt arm

businessman-598033_640 Peter Smith is the new head of originations at TPG Real Estate Finance Trust, the real estate debt platform of global alternative asset firm TPG.

21 October 2016

Sequoia ends four-year chase of Polyvore CEO Jess Lee, makes her firm’s first ever VC

Jess Lee, Sequoia, Polyvore Sequoia Capital is said to have finally managed to recruit Polyvore CEO Jess Lee after a four-year long headhunt and has appointed her investing partner in the US.

21 October 2016

CPPIB, BC Partners-backed Altice USA eyes 2017 IPO

raisting-1010862_960_720 Private equity-backed Altice USA, a cable operator that Altice NV put together by buying Cablevision and Suddenlink Communications, is reportedly eyeing an IPO.

21 October 2016

Harvest hoping for strong return through potential $2bn Athletico sale

physical-therapy-1198344_1920 Harvest Partners is reportedly eyeing a valuation of close to $2bn for portfolio company Athletic Physical Therapy through a sale, just two years after it backed the business.

21 October 2016

Providence growth arm backs PaySimple with $155m investment

plastic-card-1647376_1920 The growth investment arm of buyout house Providence Equity Partners has made a $155m investment in commerce services business PaySimple.

21 October 2016

Increase in investor appetite helps Neuberger Berman close Private Debt Fund II, says exec $

kasse US investment manager Neuberger Berman has closed its second private debt fund at $750m, with investors search for yield increasing their interest according to Susan Kasser, co-head of private credit.

21 October 2016

Ex-KPCB partner’s firm Linse Capital collects $22m for second VC fund

highway-216090_640 Linse Capital, the investment firm of former KPCB partner Michael Linse, has raised $22m for its second fund.

21 October 2016

Rockland returns with third energy-focused private equity fund

rock-192989_640 US private equity firm Rockland Capital is back in the market with its third energy-focused fundraise, AltAssets can reveal.

21 October 2016

Amerra Capital eyes $1bn for a pair of agriculture PE funds

spike-143373_640 Amerra Capital, a New York-based provider of private debt capital to agriculture and metals companies, is seeking a total of $1bn for its latest two funds.

Page 1 of 1,66712345...102030...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy

AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: WeWork 4001, 1 Fore Street, London, EC2Y 5EJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2016