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Ogier advises on GBP135m Wentworth Club sale

Ogier recently advised English entrepreneur and businessman Richard Caring on his GBP135m sale of the world famous Wentworth Club to China-based Reignwood Group. »


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Corsair Capital appoints Kelly and Nagaswami as senior advisors

Private equity from Corsair Capital has appointed Edward "Ned" J Kelly III, former Chairman of the Institutional Clients Group at Citigroup, and Ranji H Nagaswami, a former Chief Investment Advisor to Mayor Bloomberg's administration for the City of New York, as Senior Advisors.  »


Solar energy

SunEdison signs solar photovoltaic JV with JIC Capital

Solar power specialist SunEdison has signed a joint venture agreement with JIC Capital to finance, develop, construct and own up to 1 GW of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in China over the next three years. »


Two tiers

Is there a two-tier fundraising market?

Despite infrastructure fundraising showing signs of growth, achieving a successful fundraise is more difficult than ever in such a competitive market. Preqin examines which funds are more likely to achieve their target size and the key factors for fundraising success. »


Euros

AnaCap acquires EUR1.9bn UniCredit NPLs

AnaCap Financial Partners has completed the acquisition of EUR1.9 billion non-performing loans (NPLs) from Italian lender UniCredit Group. »


British pounds

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co helps LDC on GBP42m MBO of Eley Group

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co's private equity specialists have advised LDC, a UK regional mid-market private equity house, on its GBP42 million buy-out of Eley Group.

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Water

IK VII Fund to invest in Evac Group

IK VII Fund is to invest in Evac Group, a provider of integrated water and waste management solutions for the marine, offshore and building industries. »


Dollars

Vista Equity Partners closes latest flagship Fund V at USD5.775bn

Vista Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in software, data and technology-enabled companies, has completed fundraising for Vista Equity Partners Fund V. »


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Billion-dollar question: Are public-to-private transactions on the way out?

Following industry debates that the leveraged buyout market has all but dried up, Preqin examines whether or not buyouts and, in particular, public-to private transactions are still attractive to the investment community. »


Footballs

Metric Capital Partners invests in James Grant Group

Metric Capital Partners (MCP), a European private capital group, has invested in James Grant Group, a provider of management and professional services to TV, music, literary and sport clients.
 
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