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5 October 2016

Loss-making SriLankan Airlines draws private equity interest

aircraft-728824_1920 TPG Capital and BlackRock are said to be among half a dozen investment firms interested in a 49 per cent stake in struggling SriLankan Airlines, it is understood.

20 September 2016

Blackrock to help Peru bridge $69bn infrastructure gap

machu-picchu-43387_640 Asset management behemoth Blackrock has reportedly been approached by Peru's president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski about potential infrastructure financing.

16 August 2016

Adams Street hires former Blackrock MD Kevin O’Donnell

groom-1536233_960_720 Adams Street Partners has hired former Blackrock managing director Kevin O’Donnell as a partner and global head of business development and investor relations.

15 July 2016

BlackRock says infrastructure ‘critical component’ in offsetting record-low yields

financial data dollars BlackRock has identified infrastructure investments as one of the best ways to counter-act the record-low yield environment as it was hit by institutional capital outflows in Q2.

6 June 2016

Blackrock to offload skyscraper for $2.5bn in largest office RE deal in Singapore

singapore-200676_640 Global asset management group Blackrock is selling Asia Square Tower 1 to the Qatar Investment Authority, the country's sovereign wealth fund for S$3.4bn ($2.5bn).

19 May 2016

CPPIB’s CEO Mark Wiseman to head BlackRock’s global active equity arm

Mark Wiseman, CPPIB, BlackRock Mark Wiseman, acting president and CEO of Canada's Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), will join global asset management group BlackRock in early September.

10 May 2016

Blackrock planning first infrastructure fund focused on Latin America

brazil-sao-paulo-2_sq Global asset management firm Blackrock is reportedly planning to launch its first Latin America-dedicated private equity infrastructure fund this year.

23 March 2016

VC-backed Domo hits $2bn valuation after new financing round

purple-1158017_640 Venture capital-backed business intelligence company Domo, which calls itself "the World's first business cloud", has raised $131m in a new financing round, valuing it at $2bn.

22 March 2016

North Dakota backs BlackRock FoF with $100m

money North Dakota State Investment Board has committed $100m to BlackRock’s private equity fund of funds, AltAssets understands.

9 March 2016

Hollyport taps Fund V to buy bridgepiont fund stakes

europe map Global private equity firm Hollyport Capital has tapped its fifth secondaries fund to buy a stake in European buyout fund managed by Bridgepoint.

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