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17 December 2015

Providence buys tech solutions provider Abacus

Abacus Global buyout house Providence Equity Partners has bought legal tech solutions provider Abacus Data Systems.

27 August 2015

Providence sells Ironman to Wanda Group

bikerace-1009284-m US buyout house Providence Equity Partners has the Ironman triathlon series of races to Dalian Wanda Group in a $650m deal.

24 August 2015

Providence said to be buying Bregal Capital’s Studialis

library-869061_1280 UK-based investment firm Bregal Capital has reportedly agreed to sell French higher education business Studialis to US buyout house Providence Equity Partners.

12 August 2015

Seven PE firms in $9.1bn SunGard exit to Fidelity National Info Services

Dollar cash money Seven major private equity firms are to offload their 10-year-old investments in SunGard, the financial services software company, for around $9.1bn, including the assumption of debt, to Fidelity National Information Services Inc, it was announced on Wednesday.

3 August 2015

PE firms in the frame to sell Asurion stake

mobile-phone-in-hand-1438232-2-m Asurion, which provides insurance for wireless and handset devices, is raising debt to partly fund a minority buyout of one or more of its private equity sponsors, AltAssets understands.

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.

31 July 2015

Fidelity National in talks to buy PE-backed SunGard for $9bn

data storage_lrg Payment service provider Fidelity National Information Services is reportedly in exclusive talks to acquire private equity-backed SunGard Data Systems, AltAssets understands.

29 July 2015

Providence-backed Blackboard eyeing $3bn sale

chalkboard-438534_640 US-based buyout house Providence Equity Partners is reportedly looking to offload education company Blackboard in a $3bn deal.

14 July 2015

Al Jazeera buys PE-backed Turkish satellite network Digiturk

tv_screen_170sq Al Jazeera's sports arm has acquired private equity-backed Turkish satellite network Digiturk, AltAssets understands.

13 July 2015

Providence closes first growth equity vehicle on $315m

Dollar cash money Providence Equity Partners has closed its first growth equity fund on its $315m hard cap, smashing the initial $250m target.

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