Energy Capital Partners closes third PE vehicle at USD5.043bn in capital commitments

Energy Capital Partners has held the final closing of Energy Capital Partners III at USD5.043bn in commitments, surpassing the fund's USD3.5bn target. »

Video game controller

Mercia Fund Management makes gaming investments in nDreams and No Yetis Allowed

Virtual reality (VR) games developer and publisher nDreams and Mobile app creator No Yetis Allowed have both secured funding from Mercia Fund Management (MFM), a provider of investment, accommodation and business support services across the UK. »

Law firm

Lowenstein Sandler recruits private equity partner Christopher Henry

Lowenstein Sandler has expanded its private equity and mergers and acquisitions practices with the addition of Christopher Henry as a partner.  »

Three fingers

Industries & Finances raises EUR135m for third Buy & Build fund

Industries & Finances Partenaires has raised EUR135m for a third new fund specialising in SME Buy & Build strategies. »


Activum reaches hard cap in record time for latest fund

European real estate fund manager Activum SG Capital Management has closed its third fund at EUR380m in record time. »

Gold mining

Waterton Global raises over USD1.0bn for precious metals fund

Waterton Global Resource Management has held the final closing of its flagship private equity fund, Waterton Precious Metals Fund II (Fund II), with total capital commitments of USD1.016bn. »


Omada Capital launches stock-based lending service

Omada Capita has launched a stock-based lending service, which allows clients to secure loans against the broadest range of listed shares and on flexible market terms. »

John D Clark

CVC Capital Partners hires John D Clark as a managing partner

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has appointed John D Clark as a managing partner based in New York. »

Hard hat

West Partners closes investment in NoteVault

West Partners has closed an investment in NoteVault, a San Diego-based provider of voice-to-text-based mobile reporting solutions for the engineering and construction industry.  »

Document signing

Cinven rolls its Numericable stake into Altice as part of acquisition of SFr

Cinven has decided to roll its entire residual holding in Numericable into Altice following Altice/Numericable’s agreement to acquire SFr from Vivendi.  »

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