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5 May 2015

KKR to merge tech, media, coms teams ahead of new US fund

Simon_Brown_square Buyout major KKR is reportedly set to merge its US technology-focused private equity team with its media and communications team ahead of its next flagship North American fund.

6 February 2015

Housatonic launches first fund in four years, targets $400m

miss-target Media and communications-focused Housatonic Partners has launched its sixth fund, more than four years after closing Fund V on $325m.

7 January 2015

Ex BBC journalist becomes Terra Firma communications head

2b085d5 Former BBC journalist Christen Thomson has been appointed head of communications at UK private equity house Terra Firma.

8 December 2014

ECI backs growing digital corporate comms company Investis

speak_shout_170sq Mid-market UK private equity house ECI Partners has backed the growth strategy of digital corporate communications business Investis by investing an undisclosed amount in the company.

12 August 2014

TA Associates-backed Speedcast debuts on ASX

sydney Private equity-backed Hong Kong-based satellite communications service provider Speedcast has secured A$150m ($139m) via its IPO on the Australian Securities Exchange.

6 August 2014

Providence gives green light for growth vehicle to follow $5bn flagship fundraise

transport railway green light Media-focused private equity major Providence Equity Partners has launched a new growth equity fundraise a year after closing its most recent flagship fund on $5bn.

5 August 2014

Strong deal activity in IT sector expected in second half $

ittt Private equity deal flow in the IT sector remained steady in the second quarter and 2014 is on pace to match the deal activity seen last year thanks to a strong performance in the software segment.

9 July 2014

TCV helps NewVoiceMedia nearly double fundraising total

sales Technology Crossover Ventures has led a $50m funding round for cloud-based contact technology specialist NewVoiceMedia.

27 June 2014

KKR names Alexander Navab sole head of Americas private equity team

navab Private equity major KKR has named Alexander Navab as the sole head of its private equity operations in the Americas.

20 June 2014

Columbia Capital eyes $425m for first vehicle since tricky 2009 fundraise $

columbia capital US venture capital veteran Columbia Capital is back in the fundraising market targeting $425m, a conservative figure after failing to raise as much as hoped for its last fund.

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