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ClearVue leads financing for China-based Akasakatei

Akasakatei, a China-based teppanyaki, BBQ and Japanese-cuisine restaurant, has completed a round of financing, raising USD10 million led by ClearVue Partners, a private equity fund targeting fast growing consumer companies in the Greater China region. »


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Industry welcomes European Parliament’s vote on long-term investment funds

The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA), the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA) and the Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE) have welcomed the adoption by the European Parliament of its report on European long-term investment funds (ELTIFs) on 17 April. »


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Kirkland & Ellis advises HKW on closing of latest fund

Kirkland & Ellis has represented Indianapolis-based private equity firm Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company (HKW) on the final closing on limited partner commitments of HKW Capital Partners IV (Fund IV). »


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Ardian raises USD10bn in fund of funds

Private investment company Ardian’s latest cycle of fundraising has attracted USD10 billion from investors worldwide. »


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Harris Williams & Co advises Upstream investment from Actis Capital

Harris Williams & Co has advised Upstream Telecommunications and Software Systems on a significant investment by Actis Capital. »


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Bain Capital invests in Viewpoint Construction Software

Alternative investment firm Bain Capital has made a major growth equity investment in Viewpoint Construction Software. »


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FNEX partners with global PE platform DealMarket

Online alternative investment marketplace FNEX has agreed a strategic partnership with private equity platform DealMarket. »


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EmergeVest acquires NFT from Phoenix Equity Partners

NFT Distribution Operations Limited has completed a deal with new private equity investor EmergeVest, valuing the company at over GBP60 million. »


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GenNx360 Capital Partners appoints Glen Bushery as CFO

New York-based private equity firm GenNx360 Capital Partners has appointed industry veteran Glen Bushery as chief financial officer, effective immediately. »


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PitchBook Data launches mobile PE and VC app

PitchBook Data has launched PitchBook Mobile, the company’s newest access point for its flagship product, the PitchBook Platform. »


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