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LDC secures 3x return for Away Resorts exit – source

Lloyds Bank private equity arm LDC is set for a good return after agreeing to exit holiday park operator Away Resorts to fellow buyout house Bregal Freshstream.

Fountain Healthcare Partners raises €118m for third healthcare fund

Fountain Healthcare Partners has beaten the target for its third life science venture capital fund after raising €118m at its first close.

TCDRS sets aside $186m for PE, RE fund commitments

The Texas County & District Retirement System has made $186m of capital commitments across two funds managed by Blackstone and Advent International.

Salesforce Ventures to shake up enterprise cloud space with $125m CVC Fund

Salesforce Ventures has launched a $125m Europe Trailblazer Fund to invest in enterprise cloud startups in the region.

TowerBrook seals Metallo trade sale after six-year hold

Transatlantic investment house TowerBrook Capital Partners has ended its six-year ownership of European metal recycling business Metallo through a sale to trade player Aurubis.

Siris brings in ex-StepStone partner to bolster IR team, product strategy

New York-based private equity firm Siris has appointed former StepStone Group partner Tracy Harris as a partner involved in investor relations and product strategy.

Ironwood Capital makes Libra Industries latest debt, equity investment

Equity and debt specialist Ironwood Capital has made circuit board and electrochemical assemblies specialist Libra Industries its latest investment.

VC-backed TransferWise hits $3.5bn valuation through secondary investment round

Venture capital-backed money transfer business TransferWise has hit a $3.5bn valuation through a new $292m secondary investment round.

India’s Nexus Venture Partners passes $350m-mark for fifth flagship fundraise

Early-stage Indian investment firm Nexus Venture Partners is more than three quarters of the way to its $450m goal for its latest venture capital fund.

Granite Creek Capital raises $200m second fund, 13 years after debut vehicle

Lower mid-market private equity house Granite Creek Capital Partners has more than tripled its fund capital under management through the $200m final close of its second FlexCap fund.

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