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Providence scores stunning $7.5bn ZeniMax sale to Microsoft as next generation video game console...

Providence Equity Partners has scored a stunning exit of video game developer and publisher ZeniMax Media to Microsoft, as the global tech giant preps to take on Playstation in the next generation of gaming consoles.

Private equity continues strong recovery from Covid shock as usually quiet August sees deal...

Private equity's strong recovery from the coronavirus shock in March continues apace, with one giant deal in August helping the rejuvenated asset class to one of its best results of the past 12 months.

EQT seals seven-year turnaround of waste processor Synagro with sale to Goldman Sachs private...

EQT's infrastructure arm has agreed the sale of waste processor Synagro to West Street Infrastructure Partners III, a fund managed by Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division.

Cybersecurity startup Cerby looks to combat ‘Shadow IT’ with new VC-led investment round

Cerby, which claims to be a stealth cybersecurity company helping businesses leverage “shadow IT”, has closed its seed round on $3.5m.

Vector Capital looks to profit from Covid-dislocated live event industry with Patron buyout

Tech-focused private equity house Vector Capital has sealed a deal for event technology platform Patron.

Ex-JPMorgan Chase senior exec Watters joins Lightyear Capital as Fund V advisor

Financial services-focused private equity house Lightyear Capital has named former JPMorgan senior exec Kevin Watters as an advisor for its fifth flagship fund.

Peterson Ventures raises $65m third fund after a decade of ‘flying under the radar’

Peterson Ventures, a seed-stage firm which has quietly built up a portfolio including Bonobos, AllBirds and Ethos, has raised $65m for its third fund.

Small business lending startup Uncapped gets $26m VC funding round

Uncapped, a small business lending startup, has raked in $26m in a funding round comprised of debt and equity.

Fierce US-China tensions no obstacle to GGV as firm eyes up to $2bn through...

Sino-US private equity investor GGV Capital is reportedly eyeing $2bn of fresh capital across a trio of new funds amid fierce tensions between the US and China.

Blackstone, NEA help Bright Health to $500m Series E investment round

Blackstone and NEA have helped health insurance company Bright Health close its Series E round on $500m, bringing its total capital raised to $1.5bn.

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