Private Equity Wire - Daily News http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/ en PNC Riverarch Capital exits investment in Goldco http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247819/pnc-riverarch-capital-exits-investment-goldco <p><em><strong>PNC Riverarch Capital has sold its portfolio company Goldco to Seven Hospitality, a consortium of high-net-worth investors.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247819/pnc-riverarch-capital-exits-investment-goldco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Exits Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:36:00 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247819 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Lovell Minnick names principal and head of investor relations http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247818/lovell-minnick-names-principal-and-head-investor-relations <p><em><strong>Private equity firm Lovell Minnick Partners has appointed Irene Hong Edwards as principal and head of investor relations.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247818/lovell-minnick-names-principal-and-head-investor-relations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:34:12 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247818 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk LionTree opens Paris office http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247817/liontree-opens-paris-office <p><em><strong>LionTree, a global investment and merchant banking firm focused on media, technology and telecommunications, is building on its operations in New York, San Francisco and London with the opening of a Paris office.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247817/liontree-opens-paris-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:32:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247817 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk JW Childs Associates adds operating partner http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247808/jw-childs-associates-adds-operating-partner <p><em><strong>Private equity firm JW Childs Associates has appointed Joseph M Fortunato as operating partner.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247808/jw-childs-associates-adds-operating-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:09:10 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247808 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Assetz Capital passes GBP200m in lending http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247807/assetz-capital-passes-gbp200m-lending <p><em><strong>Peer-to-peer platform Assetz Capital has lent GBP200 million since launching in 2013.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247807/assetz-capital-passes-gbp200m-lending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:07:25 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247807 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Cayman Alternative Investment Summit: Davos for alternative fund managers http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/10/26/245126/cayman-alternative-investment-summit-davos-alternative-fund-managers <p><em><strong>The fourth annual Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), scheduled for 15-17 February in the Cayman Islands, will convene leading thinkers and decisions makers from across the industry as they explore this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Defying Gravity: The Future of Alternative Investments in Exceptional Times.&rdquo;&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-replacement-label"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Events </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/10/26/245126/cayman-alternative-investment-summit-davos-alternative-fund-managers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Events Education & Training Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:44:32 +0000 mkitchen 245126 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Inflexion completes buyout of MyPolicy http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247797/inflexion-completes-buyout-mypolicy <p><em><strong>Funds managed by Inflexion Private Equity have completed the GBP40 million buyout of MyPolicy, a UK&rsquo;s telematics insurance broker.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247797/inflexion-completes-buyout-mypolicy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:34:57 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247797 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk IGF appoints Nick Price as CFO http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247795/igf-appoints-nick-price-cfo <p><em><strong>Independent Growth Finance (IGF), a commercial finance provider for SMEs, has appointed Nick Price as chief financial officer (CFO).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247795/igf-appoints-nick-price-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247795 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk ACA Technology Solutions launches compliance programme management solution http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247780/aca-technology-solutions-launches-compliance-programme-management-solution <p><em><strong>ACA Technology Solutions, a provider of investment management and regulatory technology solutions, has released ComplianceAlpha, a cloud-based platform designed to assist chief compliance officers with managing their compliance programme tasks and activities.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247780/aca-technology-solutions-launches-compliance-programme-management-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:45:55 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247780 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Firelight Capital Partners launches new investment model http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247778/firelight-capital-partners-launches-new-investment-model <p><em><strong>Firelight Capital Partners has launched a &ldquo;first of its kind&rdquo; investment firm model, which provides companies with private equity-based investment and operations expertise along with brand and marketing oversight and resources.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247778/firelight-capital-partners-launches-new-investment-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:38:08 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247778 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Orrick grows Paris M&A and PE team http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247775/orrick-grows-paris-ma-and-pe-team <p><em><strong>Orrick Rambaud Martel has appointed M&amp;A and private equity adviser Guillaume Kessler as a partner in Paris.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/19/247775/orrick-grows-paris-ma-and-pe-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:27:16 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247775 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Private Equity Wire 2017 Global Awards – voting now open http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247766/private-equity-wire-2017-global-awards-%E2%80%93-voting-now-open <p><em><strong>We are conducting a survey of the Private Equity Wire readership to assess the best private equity fund performers and service providers during 2016&nbsp;in a range of categories covering the entire private equity space.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247766/private-equity-wire-2017-global-awards-%E2%80%93-voting-now-open" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Private Equity Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:13:54 +0000 mkitchen 247766 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk San Francisco Equity Partners acquires Red Monkey Foods http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247765/san-francisco-equity-partners-acquires-red-monkey-foods <p><em><strong>San Francisco Equity Partners (SFEP), a private equity firm focused on expansion-stage companies in the consumer industry, has acquired a majority stake in organic spices and seasonings company Red Monkey Foods.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247765/san-francisco-equity-partners-acquires-red-monkey-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:59:17 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247765 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Inflexion’s Reed & Mackay and CableCom make bolt-on acquisitions http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247762/inflexion%E2%80%99s-reed-mackay-and-cablecom-make-bolt-acquisitions <p><em><strong>Inflexion has supported two bolt-on acquisitions through its investee businesses Reed &amp; Mackay and CableCom.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247762/inflexion%E2%80%99s-reed-mackay-and-cablecom-make-bolt-acquisitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:46:14 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247762 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk BayWa sells 12 MW wind farm in France to Omnes Capital http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247761/baywa-sells-12-mw-wind-farm-france-omnes-capital <p><em><strong>BayWa r.e. has sold the St Fraigne wind farm, 140 kilometres north of Bordeaux, to FPCI Capenergie 3 fund managed by Omnes Capital.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247761/baywa-sells-12-mw-wind-farm-france-omnes-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:44:46 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247761 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk IVSC launches global standards for valuation profession http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247760/ivsc-launches-global-standards-valuation-profession <p><em><strong>The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) has launched IVS 2017, which will serve as the key guidance for valuation professionals globally.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247760/ivsc-launches-global-standards-valuation-profession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Professional bodies Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:43:00 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247760 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Adveq reaches USD7bn in assets under management http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247759/adveq-reaches-usd7bn-assets-under-management <p><em><strong>Adveq, an asset manager focused on investing in private equity globally, has reached USD 7 billion assets under management as of 11 January 2017.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247759/adveq-reaches-usd7bn-assets-under-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:40:35 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247759 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Neurala closes USD14m Series A funding round http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247758/neurala-closes-usd14m-series-funding-round <p><em><strong>Software company Neurala has closed a USD14 million series A funding round led by Pelion Ventures.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247758/neurala-closes-usd14m-series-funding-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:39:24 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247758 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk DPD in Russia and SPSR Express merge http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247754/dpd-russia-and-spsr-express-merge <p><em><strong>DPD in Russia and SPSR Express, two of the biggest companies in the Russian express and courier market, are to merge.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247754/dpd-russia-and-spsr-express-merge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mergers Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:27:27 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247754 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Crown Capital Partners holds USD50m closing of Crown IV http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247751/crown-capital-partners-holds-usd50m-closing-crown-iv <p><em><strong>Crown Capital Partners, a provider of growth capital to mid-market companies, has completed a USD50 million closing for Crown Capital Fund IV, bringing the current total capital committed to the fund to USD175 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2017/01/18/247751/crown-capital-partners-holds-usd50m-closing-crown-iv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Private Equity Launches & Fundraising Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:18:56 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247751 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk