Private Equity Wire - Daily News http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/ en True Ventures closes Fund V at USD310m http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/243000/true-ventures-closes-fund-v-usd310m <p><em><strong>Early-stage venture capital firm True Ventures has raised USD310 million for its fifth fund, True Ventures V.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/243000/true-ventures-closes-fund-v-usd310m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Venture Capital Launches & Fundraising Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:18:50 +0000 Emily.Perryman 243000 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Guardian Capital Partners acquires Carson-Dellosa Publishing http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242999/guardian-capital-partners-acquires-carson-dellosa-publishing <p><em><strong>Guardian Capital Partners has acquired Carson-Dellosa Publishing in partnership with the firm&rsquo;s existing executive management team, which will continue operating the company going forward.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242999/guardian-capital-partners-acquires-carson-dellosa-publishing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:15:33 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242999 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk BlueTalon closes USD16m Series A financing led by Maverick Ventures http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242998/bluetalon-closes-usd16m-series-financing-led-maverick-ventures <p><em><strong>BlueTalon has closed a USD16 million Series A financing round led by Maverick Ventures, with participation from new investor Arsenal Venture Partners and existing investors Signia Venture Partners, Data Collective, Divergent Ventures, Bloomberg Beta and Stanford-StartX Fund.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242998/bluetalon-closes-usd16m-series-financing-led-maverick-ventures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:13:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242998 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Alpina acquires Cimdata http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242997/alpina-acquires-cimdata <p><em><strong>Funds managed by Alpina Partners have acquired Cimdata from Infoniqa Holding and iLab24.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242997/alpina-acquires-cimdata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:11:48 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242997 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Ipreo launches private company business http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242992/ipreo-launches-private-company-business <p><em><strong>Ipreo, a provider of market intelligence and workflow solutions to public issuers, sell-side firms and buy-side investors, is launching a new private company solutions (PCS) solution, Prism.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242992/ipreo-launches-private-company-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Technology and software solutions Fri, 26 Aug 2016 05:50:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242992 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Guernsey Finance launches new brand to promote island’s finance industry http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242991/guernsey-finance-launches-new-brand-promote-island%E2%80%99s-finance-industry <p><em><strong>Guernsey Finance &ndash; the promotional agency for the island&rsquo;s finance industry internationally &ndash; has launched a new corporate brand and logo, We Are Guernsey.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-directory-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gfmdirectory/guernsey-finance">Guernsey Finance</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/26/242991/guernsey-finance-launches-new-brand-promote-island%E2%80%99s-finance-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Professional bodies Fri, 26 Aug 2016 05:46:42 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242991 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Gordian Compliance Solutions appoints new partners http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242986/gordian-compliance-solutions-appoints-new-partners <p><em><strong>Gordian Compliance Solutions, a boutique consulting firm specialising in regulatory compliance services for financial industry firms, has promoted four employees to managing partner positions.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242986/gordian-compliance-solutions-appoints-new-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:26:01 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242986 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Yukon supports Revelstoke’s investment in Fast Pace Urgent Care http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242984/yukon-supports-revelstoke%E2%80%99s-investment-fast-pace-urgent-care <p><em><strong>Yukon Partners, a provider of mezzanine capital for middle market private equity transactions, has partnered with Revelstoke Capital Partners in its investment in Fast Pace Urgent Care.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242984/yukon-supports-revelstoke%E2%80%99s-investment-fast-pace-urgent-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:20:26 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242984 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk BioLineRx and I-Bridge Capital launch drug development JV in China http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242983/biolinerx-and-i-bridge-capital-launch-drug-development-jv-china <p><em><strong>BioLineRx, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to identifying, in-licensing and developing new drugs, has established a joint venture (JV) with I-Bridge Capital, a Chinese venture capital fund focused on developing new therapies.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242983/biolinerx-and-i-bridge-capital-launch-drug-development-jv-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Venture Capital Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:18:20 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242983 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Clearwater International advises Four Eyes on investment by private equity firm Livingbridge http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242982/clearwater-international-advises-four-eyes-investment-private-equity-firm-livingbr <p><em><strong>Clearwater International has advised the shareholders of healthcare consultancy Four Eyes Insight on its investment from mid-market private equity firm Livingbridge.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242982/clearwater-international-advises-four-eyes-investment-private-equity-firm-livingbr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:16:15 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242982 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Capstone advises Green Dot on sale to One Caribbean Media http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242980/capstone-advises-green-dot-sale-one-caribbean-media <p><em><strong>Capstone has advised Green Dot, a telecommunications provider headquartered in Trinidad and Tobago, on its deal to sell a 51 per cent stake to One Caribbean Media.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242980/capstone-advises-green-dot-sale-one-caribbean-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:14:02 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242980 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk IGF opens Manchester office http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242968/igf-opens-manchester-office <p><em><strong>IGF, a commercial finance provider for SMEs, has opened a new office in Manchester and made two senior hires for the North West and North London and the Home Counties.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242968/igf-opens-manchester-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:46:23 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242968 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Lending Club makes two senior hires http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242967/lending-club-makes-two-senior-hires <p><em><strong>Lending Club, the online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, has made two new additions to its investor group.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242967/lending-club-makes-two-senior-hires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:44:15 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242967 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk M Freddie Reiss named independent director at TCP Capital http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242960/m-freddie-reiss-named-independent-director-tcp-capital <p><em><strong>TCP Capital (TCPC) has appointed M Freddie Reiss as an independent director, expanding the firm&rsquo;s board of directors to seven members.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242960/m-freddie-reiss-named-independent-director-tcp-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:36:08 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242960 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Equistone-backed Travel Counsellors sees 22 per cent turnover boost http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242959/equistone-backed-travel-counsellors-sees-22-cent-turnover-boost <p><em><strong>Equistone Partners-backed Travel Counsellors, an independent provider of bespoke leisure and corporate travel, has seen a 22 per cent rise in turnover over the last 12 months.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242959/equistone-backed-travel-counsellors-sees-22-cent-turnover-boost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:34:20 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242959 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Earlybird holds first closing of Health Tech Fund http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242958/earlybird-holds-first-closing-health-tech-fund <p><em><strong>Earlybird Venture Capital has held the first closing of its Earlybird Health Tech Fund.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242958/earlybird-holds-first-closing-health-tech-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:31:54 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242958 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk DOB Equity invests in Kenyan tech-enabled food wholesaler http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242957/dob-equity-invests-kenyan-tech-enabled-food-wholesaler <p><em><strong>DOB Equity, a Dutch family office, has taken a minority shareholding in Twiga Foods, the Kenyan wholesaler, expanding its reach in the African micro-vendor food market.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242957/dob-equity-invests-kenyan-tech-enabled-food-wholesaler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:29:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242957 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Antares Capital supports MSPE acquisition of Pathway Partners http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242956/antares-capital-supports-mspe-acquisition-pathway-partners <p><em><strong>Antares Capital is serving as administrative agent and sole lead arranger on a USD72 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of Pathway Partners Vet Holding by investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Global Private Equity (MSPE).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/25/242956/antares-capital-supports-mspe-acquisition-pathway-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:26:27 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242956 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Dynasty hires Matthew Marsh as director of investment solutions http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/24/242951/dynasty-hires-matthew-marsh-director-investment-solutions <p><em><strong>Dynasty Financial Partners has appointed Matthew Marsh as director of investment solutions.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/24/242951/dynasty-hires-matthew-marsh-director-investment-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:02:39 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242951 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk Octopus launches new fundraise for Titan VCT http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/24/242950/octopus-launches-new-fundraise-titan-vct <p><em><strong>Octopus Investments, a provider of venture capital trusts (VCTs) in the UK, has launched a GBP70 million fundraise for Octopus Titan Venture Capital Trust.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk/2016/08/24/242950/octopus-launches-new-fundraise-titan-vct" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Venture Capital Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:00:10 +0000 Emily.Perryman 242950 at http://www.privateequitywire.co.uk