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15 August 2012

Coller picks up £1bn fund portfolio from Lloyds $

news_lloyds_lrg Coller Capital has bought its second portfolio of fund interests from Lloyds this year, as the state-backed banking giant looks to de-risk its balance sheet to meet regulatory requirements over the next two years.

15 August 2012

BaltCap invests in Latvian metal parts maker Amateks

welding-industrial_sq Baltic private equity firm BaltCap has sealed its fourth investment this year after buying an €800,000 stake in Amateks, a Latvian maker of metal components and complementary parts.

15 August 2012

Green infrastructure investor InfraRed Capital acquires UK solar parks

London-based environmental infrastructure investors InfraRed Capital has acquired three ground-mounted solar parks in Cornwall, UK.

15 August 2012

Carlyle captures $3.3bn Getty Images stake from Hellman & Friedman

camera3_lrg Private equity giant Carlyle has completed a $3.3bn deal for Hellman & Friedman-owned digital media company Getty Images.

15 August 2012

First Reserve eyes $628m TPC Group purchase

Global buyout giant First Reserve is understood to have entered exclusive talks to buy listed chemical maker TPC Group.

15 August 2012

Carlyle clinches 13.5% stake in China’s Meinian Onehealth

Global buyout giant Carlyle has dipped into its RMB fund to buy a 13.5 per cent stake in Meinian Onehealth Healthcare, China’s largest private provider of preventive healthcare check-up services.

15 August 2012

Goldman Sachs private equity arm agrees $636m Fujita Corp exit

Goldman Sachs has made a complete exit of Japanese construction company Fujita Corp to homebuilder Daiwa in a $636m deal.

15 August 2012

General Atlantic sells $36m Infotech stake to Gagil

Global growth investor General Atlantic has sold a 10.48 per cent stake in Indian IT and engineering company Infotech Enterprises for $36.2m.

15 August 2012

Quadrant to buy Super A-Mart, Barbeques Galore from Ironbridge

Australian buyout house Quadrant Private Equity has reached a rescue deal to buy embattled furniture retailer Super A-Mart and Barbeques Galore from Ironbridge Capital for about A$500m ($523m).

15 August 2012

Venture capital’s risk-taking “Lone Rangers” revealed $

group-alone-lone-solo-teams-personnel The world’s most dedicated “lone ranger” venture firms willing to take on the risk of being the sole investor in a startup have been revealed.

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