Global private equity and venture capital news and research

  • Regions
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australasia
  • Europe
  • Global
  • Latin America
  • Middle East and Israel
  • North America
PE Sectors
  • PE Sectors
  • Buy-out
  • Debt
  • Funds of Funds
  • Infrastructure
  • Mezzanine
  • Real Estate
  • Secondaries
  • Specialist PE Sectors
  • Venture/Growth
News Types
  • News Types
  • Deal News
  • Firm News
  • Fund News
  • industry news
  • LP News
  • People News
FILTER BY CATEGORY: News Types + PE Sectors + Regions

Private Equity News

3 September 2012

Tokio Marine, Mitsui close TM Nippon Solar Energy Fund on $115m $

tokio-marine_sqTokio Marine and Mitsui & Co have hit a first and final close for their TM Nippon Solar Energy Fund on JPY9bn ($115m), an oversubscribed vehicle looking to capitalise on a forecast surge in the use of photovoltaics following the passing of the renewable energy bill last week.

3 September 2012

Leopard Capital takes on new CIO following Scott Lewis resignation

cambodia-flag_sqLeopard Capital has appointed Richard Intrator to its Cambodia office as a managing partner and chief investment officer following the resignation of Scott Lewis, who left the frontier markets investor to join Oryx Petroleum in Switzerland.

3 September 2012

Quadrant refinances Australian IVF provider Virtus Health

Australian private equity firm Quadrant is reported to have refinanced IVF business Virtus Health Group with A$225m ($231m) of debt.

3 September 2012

New York attorney general probes private equity firms over taxes

new-york5_lrgThe New York attorney general is investigating whether some of the country’s largest private equity houses have abused a tax strategy in a bid to cut hundreds of millions of dollars from their tax bills.

3 September 2012

Green private equity investor Foresight backs £21m waste management plant

UK waste management company the TEG Group has secured £21m towards London’s first anaerobic digestion plant, with UK private equity firm Foresight Group contributing an £11m equity investment.

3 September 2012

China Investment Corp offloads bulk of BlackRock stake

china-beijing_sqChina Investment Corp, the country’s $482bn sovereign wealth fund, is reported to have sold its stake in US asset management giant BlackRock as part of a wider strategy to reduce its exposure to global financial institutions.

3 September 2012

Baring Private Equity, Aditya Birla circle India’s Anu Solar Power

Baring Private Equity Partners and Aditya Birla Private Equity could invest up to $18m in Indian renewable energy company Anu Solar Power.

3 September 2012

Israeli impact investment fund targets $25m fundraising $

Israel’s first social impact investment vehicle that leverages domestic innovation and technology has revealed further details of its strategy.

3 September 2012

AXA invests in commercial contact collector Place des Leads

roladex_sqThe private equity arm of European insurance giant AXA has bought a stake in Place des Leads, a French company specialised in individual data collection.

3 September 2012

Carlyle eyes exit for Turkish hospital operator Medical Park

Turkish healthcare services company Medical Park could seek a possible IPO or a trade sale, yielding an exit for private equity owner Carlyle.

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy

AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2015