- Treadstone II Receives $100 Million Equity Commitment Business Wire - 8 hours ago
Following the successful divestment of the Fort Trinidad field in July 2014, the former team of Treadstone Energy Partners, LLC is pleased to announce that it has formed Treadstone Energy Partners II, LLC with a $100 million equity commitment from Kayne Anderson Energy Fund VI, L.P.
- The Carlyle Group and Warburg Pincus to Acquire DBRS PR Newswire - 9 hours ago
TORONTO and NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) and Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, in partnership ...
- HS Group To Form Strategic Partnership With Ex-BlackRock, Macquarie Team PR Newswire - 21 hours ago
HONG KONG, Dec. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HS Group Ltd. ("HSG") today announces its second investment, in a hedge fund to be founded by Christopher Lee, previously Head of BlackRock's Scientific Active Equity department in Hong Kong and serving on the Investment Board of BlackRock's award nominated Pan Asia Opportunities …
- Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Announces Recapitalization of Global Franchise Group Marketwired - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 4:30 PM EST
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners , a private equity firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California, has announced a completed recapitalization for Global Franchise Group, LLC , a portfolio company of Levine ...
- Blackstone / GSO Long-Short Credit Income Fund Announces Change in Investment Guidelines Business Wire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 4:15 PM EST
Blackstone / GSO Long-Short Credit Income Fund , announced that its Board of Trustees has approved a change in the Fund’s investment guidelines. The change w
- Franklin Square and GSO Provide Senior Secured Credit Facility to Finance Altamont Capital Partners' … PR Newswire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 2:54 PM EST
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Franklin Square Capital Partners, the largest manager of business development companies (BDCs), in partnership with GSO Capital Partners (GSO), the credit division ...
- Richman Raises $474 Million In Equity For Three Separate Funds PR Newswire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 10:09 AM EST
GREENWICH, Conn., Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Richman Group Affordable Housing Corporation, the nation's leading sponsor of equity funds for affordable housing, announced it will raise $474 million in three separate transactions to close before year-end. Richman estimates total equity commitments of $240 million …
- Peak Equity Partners Sourced and Co-led Acquisition of Postgres Database Leader EnterpriseDB Business Wire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 9:45 AM EST
Peak Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on the enterprise software market, today announced that it sourced and co-led the acquisition of EnterpriseDB , the leading
- GI partners to Acquire Logibec Marketwired - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 9:00 AM EST
Logibec Inc., a leading provider of both administrative and clinical software solutions to the healthcare industry in Canada, announced today the signing of a definitive agreement whereby GI Partners , ...
- OMERS Private Equity Enters into an Agreement to Sell the Canadian Operations of Logibec Inc. to GI … Marketwired - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 7:45 AM EST
OMERS Private Equity , the private equity investment arm of OMERS, has entered into an agreement to sell Canadian healthcare IT firm Logibec Inc. to US private equity firm GI Partners. The transaction ...
- Pátria and Blackstone Acquire Four Office Buildings in Rio de Janeiro Business Wire - Fri, Dec 19, 2014 7:00 AM EST
- BV Investment Partners Announces Investment In Plasco ID PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 2:19 PM EST
BOSTON, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BV Investment Partners ("BV"), a middle-market private equity firm focused on the information and business services and communications sectors, today announced that it has invested in Plasco ID ("Plasco"), an ID solutions company, in conjunction with the company's leadership team, CEO …
- NorthStar Anesthesia Acquires AmSol, Expands Presence in Southeast and Midwest PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 11:30 AM EST
DALLAS, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthStar Anesthesia , one of the country's leading anesthesia care companies, announced today that it has acquired Anesthesia Management Solutions (AmSol), a North ...
- Sterling Organization Closes Second Institutional Value-Add Retail Real Estate Fund with $311 Million … Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Sterling Organization, a vertically integrated privately owned real estate investment and services firm, announced the final closing of its second discretionary closed end fund, St
- Advent International to acquire Allied S.A. from One Equity Partners PR Newswire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 7:00 AM EST
SAO PAULO, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire majority ownership of Allied S.A., the leading independent marketer and provider of technology products in Brazil, from …
- Juan Marcos Hill Promoted to Partner Business Wire - Thu, Dec 18, 2014 7:00 AM EST
Castanea Partners, a private equity firm focused on investing in branded consumer products and services, announced today that Juan Marcos Hill has been promoted to Partner. Juan Ma
- Where Wall Street Is Most Likely to Cash Out of the Single Family Rental Market Marketwired - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:13 PM EST
RealtyTrac® , the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its analysis into the large players of institutional investors.
- HealthPlanOne is the first investment for Peloton Equity, a newly-formed private equity firm focused … PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 11:30 AM EST
SHELTON, Conn., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peloton Equity, LLC ("Peloton"), a newly-formed healthcare focused private equity firm, announced today that it has invested growth capital and partnered with management to acquire a majority stake in Shelton, CT-based HealthPlanOne. Founded in 2006, HealthPlanOne is a leading …
- iCapital Network Delivers Private Equity Peer Group Data from Burgiss to Wealth Management Firms and … Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 10:00 AM EST
iCapital Network, an online marketplace providing qualified investors and their advisors with access to private equity fund managers, today announced that it is the first online pl
- 21st Century Fox and Funds Managed by Apollo Complete Transaction to Create a Leading Global Multi-Platform … Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 9:34 AM EST
21st Century Fox and funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC today announced the completion of the transaction to create a leading global multi-platform content provider, bringing together Endemol, Shine Group and CORE Media.
- Distribution International, Inc. Announces Sale to Advent International Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 9:00 AM EST
Distribution International, Inc. , the leading distributor and fabricator of mechanical insulation and related products in North America, announced today that they have been acquired by Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors.
- Beautycounter, an Industry-Disrupting Beauty Brand, Announces Strategic Investment from TPG Growth Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 8:00 AM EST
Beautycounter, a high-growth business in the personal care and beauty space, announced today that TPG Growth has made a strategic investment in the company, acquiring a minority stake.
- Partners Group to acquire Dynacast, a leading global manufacturer of precision engineered components PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 8:00 AM EST
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Partners Group, the global private markets investment manager, has signed an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Dynacast International on behalf of its clients. The transaction has an overall enterprise value of USD 1.1 billion and is expected to close in February …
- SBIA Northeast Private Equity Conference To Provide Outlook for Small Business Performance and Key Legislation … Business Wire - Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:00 AM EST
The Small Business Investor Alliance , the leading association for lower middle market private equity funds and investors, today announced its annual Northeast Private Equity
- Duff & Phelps Launches Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practice with Acquisition of Kinetic Part … Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:04 AM EST
Duff & Phelps Corporation, the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Kinetic Partners, a global professional services firm.
- Harjit Bhatia Joins AGCA Singapore as Executive Chairman Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 9:00 AM EST
Asia Growth Capital Advisors Pte Ltd is pleased to announce that Harjit Bhatia has joined the company as Executive Chairman. He was till recently working as Ma
- Small Business Investor Alliance Achieves Robust Growth in 2014 Business Wire - Tue, Dec 16, 2014 6:00 AM EST
The Small Business Investor Alliance , the leading association for lower middle market private equity funds and investors, today announced that it bolstered its number of general partner and limited partner members in 2014, reflecting the SBIA’s growing stature as the leading voice of private equity in Washington.
- Harris Williams & Co. Advises Distribution International, Inc. on its Sale to Advent International Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 4:56 PM EST
Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of Distribution International, Inc. , a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity and The CapStreet Group , to Advent International .
- Thoma Bravo Completes Take-Private Acquisition of Compuware Corporation Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 4:30 PM EST
Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm, has completed its acquisition of Compuware Corporation in a transaction valued at approximately $2.4 billion, or an aggregate value of $10.75 per share.
- Audax Group Announces the Sale of Distribution International Business Wire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 3:43 PM EST
- Advent International acquires Distribution International PR Newswire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 1:11 PM EST
BOSTON, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, today announced that it has acquired Distribution International, Inc. ...
- Tailwater Capital Closes Energy Fund II At $650 Million PR Newswire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 8:00 AM EST
DALLAS, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tailwater Capital LLC ("Tailwater"), an energy-focused private equity firm, announced today the closing of its third fund, Tailwater Energy Fund II LP ("Fund ...
- Blackstone Mortgage Trust Declares $0.52 Per Share Dividend PR Newswire - Mon, Dec 15, 2014 8:00 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (BXMT) today declared a dividend of $0.52 per share of class A common stock with respect to the fourth quarter of 2014. Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (BXMT) is a real estate finance company that originates senior loans collateralized by properties …
- Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Acquires Charter Brokerage Business Wire - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 5:00 PM EST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is acquiring Charter Brokerage, a leading non-asset based third party logistics provider to the petroleum and chemical industries, f
- Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Announces Recapitalization of Portfolio Company, Lawn Doctor Marketwired - Fri, Dec 12, 2014 2:00 PM EST
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners , a private equity firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California, has recently announced a completed recapitalization for Lawn Doctor, Inc. , a portfolio company of Levine ...
- United Water and KKR Sign Utility Partnership with Borough of Middletown, PA Business Wire - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 6:04 PM EST
United Water, one of the nation's leading water and environmental services companies and a subsidiary of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, together with KKR, a leading global investment firm, an
- KKR and its Partners Agree To Sell Fotolia to Adobe for $800 Million Business Wire - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 4:41 PM EST
KKR today announced an agreement for the sale of Fotolia to Adobe for a total enterprise value of $800 million.
- Korea Equity Fund, Inc. Declares $0.0889 Long Term Capital Gains Distribution Marketwired - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 4:30 PM EST
Korea Equity Fund, Inc. announced that it would make a long term capital gains distribution of $0.0889 per share to shareholders of record on December 22, 2014. The ex-dividend date is December 18, 2014....
- Clough Global Equity Fund Increases Its Monthly Distribution 9.52% to $0.115 Per Share Business Wire - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 4:15 PM EST
The Board of Trustees for the Clough Global Equity Fund has approved an increase in its monthly cash distribution, to a rate of $0.115 per common share. This represents an increase in the annualized distribution rate of $0.12 per share, 9.52%.
- Clough Global Opportunities Fund Increases Its Monthly Distribution 5.26% to $0.100 Per Share Business Wire - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 4:15 PM EST
The Board of Trustees for the Clough Global Opportunities Fund has approved an increase in its monthly cash distribution, to a rate of $0.100 per common share. This represents an increase in the annualized distribution rate of $0.06 per share, 5.26%.
- Platinum Equity to Sell Fishing Boat Business to Bass Pro Group Marketwired - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 3:52 PM EST
Platinum Equity today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to sell Fishing Holdings, LLC, the Flippin, Arkansas-based manufacturer of the Ranger Boats, Stratos and Triton fishing boat brands, ...
- Fifth Street Provides $110 Million One-Stop Financing Facility to Support Acquisition of Metalogix by … GlobeNewswire - Thu, Dec 11, 2014 7:00 AM EST
GREENWICH, CT -- Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. (NASDAQ:FSAM) ("FSAM") announced today that its affiliates, including Fifth Street Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:FSC) ("FSC") and Fifth Street ...
- Palladium Equity Partners Announces Investment in Raben Holdings, an Independent Tire Dealer and Automotive … PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 10, 2014 7:30 AM EST
NEW YORK and EVANSVILLE, Ind., Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palladium Equity Partners, LLC (along with its affiliates, "Palladium"), a private investment firm with over $2.5 billion in assets under management, today announced that it has made a significant investment, in partnership with the Raben family, in Raben Holdings, …
- H-D Advanced Manufacturing Acquires Intellifuse Technologies LLC, Provider of Radial Bearings and Wear … Business Wire - Wed, Dec 10, 2014 7:30 AM EST
H-D Advanced Manufacturing today announced that it has acquired Intellifuse Technologies LLC. Intellifuse is the sixth acquisition completed by H-D in the two years since it was fo
- Luxury Home Steps from the Ocean Heads to Auction for January Sale PR Newswire - Wed, Dec 10, 2014 5:00 AM EST
Blackstone Auction Group, a leader in luxury real estate auctions, is auctioning another unique, exquisite home, located in Palm Coast, Florida. The auction will be held at the property on January 10, 2015, at 2:00 p.m., E.S.T. Bidders may participate in person or via remote bidding. The opening bid for the home is a …
- Hedge Connection Releases the Capital Club: Next Generation Patented Online Investor Introductory Se … Marketwired - Tue, Dec 9, 2014 8:45 AM EST
Hedge Connection, the alternative investment industry's established patented platform for connecting investment managers and accredited investors, announced the launch of the industry's most advanced virtual ...
- Necessity Funding Receives Series A Equity Investment and Bank Debt Financing PR Newswire - Tue, Dec 9, 2014 8:15 AM EST
NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Necessity Funding Partners, LLC, a leading pre and post-settlement legal funding company, has raised a Series A equity investment from The Crest Group LLC along with ...
- Stonegate Global Releases its Client Case Study Series, Innovative Alternative Fund Solutions(SM) GlobeNewswire - Tue, Dec 9, 2014 3:08 AM EST
NEW YORK -- via PRWEB - Stonegate Global Fund Services has released its Client Case Study Series, entitled Innovative Alternative Fund Solutions℠. The Series highlights various alternative investment fund ...
- Hirsche Private Asset Management Ltd. Oil Hedge Fund Surges On Price Weakness PR Newswire - Mon, Dec 8, 2014 1:56 PM EST
ZHONGZHENG DISTRICT, Taiwan, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Major oil suppliers have chosen not to reduce supply levels, a move that has sent prices for all grades of trading oil commodities tumbling. The combination of these factors pushed the Oil Hedge Fund well past record price levels. Hedge funds can be an effective …
- Brentwood Associates Closes $688 Million Fund Business Wire - Mon, Dec 8, 2014 12:35 PM EST
Brentwood Associates, a leading consumer-focused private equity investment firm, announced today that it recently held a final close for Brentwood Associates Private Equity V, L.P. .