Thursday, February 21, 2019

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MPM Capital closes bioventure fund on $400m

Healthcare-focused VC MPM Capital has ended its seventh fundraise after pulling in $400m for its BioVentures 2018 vehicle.

Ten Eleven Ventures closes Fund II on $200m amid recruitment drive

Cybersecurity-focused VC Ten Eleven Ventures has raised $200m for the final close of its TEV II Fund.

Bain Capital selects managers for Toshiba Memory IPO, DBJ mulls over $2.71bn investment –...

Private equity major Bain Capital has reportedly selected Nomura and Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley to manage an IPO of its recently-backed memory chip maker Toshiba Memory.

CDPQ backs Allied Universal to become largest shareholder, values business at over $7bn

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec has made an investment in Allied Universal that values the security services provider at more than $7bn.

MBK Partners to buy up Godiva’s Asia-Pacific Chocolatier business

North Asia buyout house MBK Partners has agreed to buy the Asia-Pacific retail and distribution operations of Godiva Chocolatier from Turkish owner Yildiz Holding.

Intermediate Capital Group names former BC Partners exec as managing director

Intermediate Capital Group has hired former long-serving BC Partners executive Jamie Rivers as a managing director for the UK equity and mezzanine team.

Indian renewable investment opportunity abounds as country looks to take on China

India’s push to compete with China as a global economic powerhouse could hinge on renewable power, Lightsource BP group chief strategy officer James Brooks has told AltAssets – creating a huge opportunity for international investors.

GTCR buys back AssuredPartners from Apax after less than four year hold

GTCR has bought back US insurance brokerage AssuredPartners from Apax Partners, less than four years after selling the business to the private equity house.

Macquarie RE unit teams with Greystar Real Estate, others to hold $450m first close...

Macquarie investment arm MIRA Real Estate has teamed with Greystar Real Estate Partners and other investors to hold a $450m first close for a China-focused fund.

Powerful capital raise sees JVP VIII reach $220m close, almost double Fund VII size

A stunning fundraise has seen Israel-based investment house Jerusalem Venture Partners close its eighth vehicle on $220m, almost double the amount it collected for its predecessor vehicle.

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