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NYSTRS spreads $458m across six PE funds

The New York State Teachers’ Retirement System has committed a total of $458m across six private equity funds.

Prosthetic limb business launched after WW1 attracts private equity bid interest

A string of buyout majors including KKR and CVC Capital are reportedly interested in bidding on the core healthcare business of German artificial limb business Ottobock.

Insight Venture backs Austrian software provider Tricentis with $165m

New York-based private equity firm Insight Venture Partners has backed Austrian software company Tricentis with a $165m investment. Prior to the deal, Tricentis, which was...

New Hampshire latest LP to back $2bn-targeting Actis energy fund

The $7.6bn-managing New Hampshire Retirement System has reportedly committed $50m to the latest energy fund being raised by emerging markets investor Actis.

Veteran former 3i exec Maltz joins Mobeus Private Equity

UK private equity investor Mobeus has hired experienced former 3i director Justin Maltz as portfolio director.

Summit promotes four, months after landing $2.3bn for Fund IX

US growth equity firm Summit Partners has promoted four of its team, just months after raising $2.3bn for its latest fund.

Carmel takes 12 months to close Fund VI above $1bn target

US-based Carmel Partners has closed its sixth multifamily real estate value creation fund at $1.025bn.

TA Associates taps into biotech developer Aldevron

US-based TA Associates has made a growth investment in biotech protein, antibody and enzyme producer Aldevron.

Paine & Partners hires former KKR Capstone director

Global private equity firm Paine & Partners has bought in former KKR Capstone director Adam Fless to work with its portfolio companies.

PE firms set to bid for Indian womenswear brand Soch

Three private equity firms are reportedly interested in buying a majority stake in Ethnic wear brand Soch.