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5 January 2016

KKR-backed Legg Mason gets a step closer to Clarion Partners’ acquisition

document-428334_1920 Wealth management firm Legg Mason, backed by private equity major KKR, is said to have entered exclusive negotiations for a majority stake buy in real estate investment manager Clarion Partners.

29 December 2015

KKR restructuring vehicle Pillarstone Italy eyes telecoms group Sirti

telephone fax machine Pillarstone Italy, an investment vehicle of private equity major KKR, is apparently considering an acquisition of Italian telecommunications group Sirti.

17 December 2015

Carlyle, KKR leading the race to buy Airbus defence electronics unit

Outer space image US buyout giants Carlyle group and KKR are reportedly leading the race to buy the defence electronics unit of Airbus.

17 December 2015

KKR confirms more than $3.6bn raised for fourth European Fund

globe-599486_1920 Global private equity house KKR is believed to have closed its fourth Europe-focused fund after confirming its has raised more than $3.6bn for the vehicle through regulatory filings.

11 December 2015

KKR takes European debt deals to eight in 2015 with Casual Dining, Sarquavite funding

money-515820_1920 KKR has continued to build its direct lending platform for mid-sized European companies with two new transactions.

10 December 2015

KKR leading PE race to buy Mills Fleet Farm in $1.2bn-plus deal

fish-974778_1920 US buyout giant KKR is reportedly leading the race to buy outdoor retailer Mills Fleet Farm in a deal which could exceed $1.2bn including debt.

9 December 2015

Bridgepoint makes 3x return through LGC sale

chemical European private equity firm Bridgepoint has tripled its investment in UK chemical analysis company LGC, AltAssets can reveal.

7 December 2015

KKR could sell, relist Germany’s WMF, valuation may reach €1.8bn

fork-962199_1920 Global buyout house KKR is said to be prepping for a sale of German tableware and coffee machine manufacturer WMF in a deal which could see it valued at €1.8bn.

3 December 2015

Carlyle, KKR could bid for $1.7bn Doosan Infracore machine tools arm

drill-444512_1920 Global buyout majors KKR and Carlyle are said to be among private equity firms considering offers for Korea-based Doosan Infracore's machine tools business.

2 December 2015

KKR, Thoma Bravo, Vista line up for $4bn of Dell software assets

technology-785742_1920 US buyout majors KKR, Thoma Bravo and Vista Equity Partners are reportedly going head to head for $4bn of computer giant Dell's software assets.

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