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20 May 2016

Facebook co-founder Saverin’s B Capital past halfway to $250m target for debut VC fund

news_asia_lrg B Capital Group, a venture capital firm launched by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin last year, has raised over $143.6m for its maiden fund, an SEC filing shows.

20 May 2016

PE-backed smart meter business Senus eyes $1.7bn sale

waste water Private equity-owned Senus, a provider of smart metering technologies systems to the global utilities industry, is reportedly exploring a sale.

20 May 2016

Actis backs Moroccan university Mundiapolis

college education graduat Growth market investor Actis has backed Mundiapolis University (Mundiapolis), a private university in Morocco, with a n undisclosed investment.

20 May 2016

Italy’s Intesa Sanpaolo, Quadrivio launch €120m-targeting venture fund

rome-508200_640 Italian banking giant Intesa Sanpaolo and private equity firm Quadrivio have launched a new venture fund together, seeking to raise €120m.

20 May 2016

Bahrain’s Mumtalakat buys into Regent Properties’ US commercial RE portfolio

glass-facade-386515_640 Bahrain’s sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat Holding Company has agreed to buy a stake in a commercial real estate portfolio valued at some $250m, managed by Los Angeles-based RE investor Regent Properties .

20 May 2016

Insight Venture Partners leads $50m Series C round in Showpad

art-1282317_640 Insight Venture Partners has has come in as new investor in content activation platform Showpad and led a $50m Series C round in the New York-based company.

19 May 2016

ABRY buys stake in Dermatology Associates

aging-skin-hand-150 Dallas-based private equity firm ABRY Partners has agreed to buy a majority stake in Oliver Street Dermatology Holdings.

19 May 2016

CPPIB’s CEO Mark Wiseman to head BlackRock’s global active equity arm

Mark Wiseman, CPPIB, BlackRock Mark Wiseman, acting president and CEO of Canada's Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), will join global asset management group BlackRock in early September.

19 May 2016

Permal, Ohio Public Employees raise $100m for third fund

ohio-flag-1076748-m Ohio Public Employees Retirement System's and Permal Capital Management’s third fund appears to have held a final close at $100m, AltAssets can reveal.

19 May 2016

UK, Ireland seen as top market for corporate carve-outs in 2016 $

Tristan Nagler Headshot 10.05.2016 The UK and Ireland will be the busiest market for corporate carve-out deals this year despite uncertainty around the EU referendum, Tristan Nagler managing director at Aurelius Investments told AltAssets.

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