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3 August 2015

PE-backed Scout24 could revive IPO plans amid market uptick

chart-594212_1280 Private equity-backed advertising group Scout24 has reportedly reignited plans for an IPO amid an improvement in European equity markets.

3 August 2015

Warburg Pincus exiting Coyote Logistics to UPS for $1.8bn

van Warburg Pincus is to sell Coyote Logistics to UPS for $1.8bn, confirming reports published here last month.

3 August 2015

Jewel in the crown? $

tower-of-london-353868_1280 The UK has long been the jewel in Europe’s private equity crown – but with global competition more intense than ever, will general partners be able to maintain returns over the long term?

3 August 2015

Nordic Capital could see €900m Tokmanni valuation through rare major Finnish IPO

European buyout house Nordic Capital is believed to be eyeing a valuation of about €900m for portfolio company Tokmanni through a exit of the Finnish retailer.

3 August 2015

Blackstone seals spectacular sale of AVINTIV for $2.45bn

hospital-834157_1280 US private equity giant Blackstone has agreed the $2.45bn sale of infection prevention materials business AVINTIV to trade buyer Berry Plastics.

3 August 2015

US-based Providence Equity teams with WPP to buy Chime for £374m

Advertising Pixabay Providence Equity Partners, a US-based private equity house, has teamed up with Martin Sorrell's WPP advertising group to buy LSE-listed Chime Communications for around £374 m.

3 August 2015

AUA Private Equity backs Tijuana Flats Tex Mex restaurant chain

taco-274126_1280 US Hispanic-focused private equity firm has invested in Tex Mex restaurant chain Tijuana Flats through a recapitalisation deal.

3 August 2015

Europe’s Castik Capital seals €1bn debut fundraise

money-505487_1280 New European private equity firm Castik Capital has sealed one of the largest first-time fundraises on the continent by hitting its €1bn had cap.

31 July 2015

Florida SBA backs PE, real estate funds with more than $1.18bn

lake-santa-fe-707200_1280 The $181bn-managing Florida State Board of Administration has revealed more than $1.18bn of new commitments to private equity and real estate vehicles, it has emerged.

31 July 2015

Centre Partners eyes $800m sale of frozen meal maker Bellisio

pasta-712664_1280 US private equity firm Centre Partners Management is reportedly looking to sell frozen meals business Bellisio Foods for up to $800m including debt.

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