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4 March 2015

DuPont offloaded 8 fund stakes last year

grab money capital dollar DuPont Capital made a ‘tactical decision’ to sell eight private equity fund positions in the second half of last year, AltAssets understands.

4 March 2015

KKR will stick by ex-CIA head Petraeus despite fall from grace

David_H._Petraeus_square Global buyout house KKR has said it will keep on chairman of its global institute division David Petraeus, despite his pleading guilty to mishandling classified information which he accessed as former CIA director.

4 March 2015

Draper Triangle moves past halfway mark for third fund

pittsburgh_pennsylvania_fountain_170sq Pittsburgh-based venture capital firm Draper Triangle Ventures is more than halfway to its $125m target for its third fund, AltAssets can reveal.

4 March 2015

CVC to halve stake in Spanish tollroad operator Abertis in €1bn deal

never-end-road-1234043-m UK private equity firm CVC Capital Partners is set to pull in around €1bn by offloading a 7.5 per cent stake in Spanish tollroad company Abertis.

4 March 2015

Olympus eyes $1.5bn from exit of plastic cutlery, plate maker Waddington Group

Waddington cutlery US private equity firm Olympus Partners is reportedly exploring a sale of 2012 investment The Waddington Group which could see it valued at about $1.5bn.

4 March 2015

Arlington looking to offload Novetta

download (63) Private equity-backed internet security company Novetta Soultions is exploring a sale which could value the company at more than $650m, AltAssets understands.

4 March 2015

CPPIB, Terra Firma-backed AWAS sells 90 aircraft to Macquarie for $4bn

plane-interior_sq The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and UK private equity firm Terra Firma have agreed a deal in which portfolio company AWAS will sell 90 aircraft to Macquarie Group for $4bn.

4 March 2015

CDPQ, Hermes get green light to pick up UK government’s Eurostar stake for £585m

download (5) The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and Hermes Infrastructure have agreed to buy a 40 per cent stake in high speed rail service Eurostar International from the UK government.

4 March 2015

ARBY to exit German data centre operator e-shelter

download (62) US private equity firm ARBY Partners is set to sell its stake in German data centre operator e-shelter to ICT solutions business NTT.

4 March 2015

Private equity bidding for ICBPI intensifies, offers near €2.4bn

italian-flag-734116-m More private equity firms are lining up to bid for Italian banking services business ICBPI, it is understood.

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