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Tower Arch Capital closes debut PE fund at expanded hard cap of USD272m

Tower Arch Capital has closed its debut private equity fund at an expanded hard cap of USD272 million.  »

Latin America

Dundee Corporation increases stake in Latin American holding company Union Group

Union Group, a major investor in real assets in emerging Latin American countries, has completed a capital increase with Dundee Corporation, a Canadian asset manager with a track record in resources investments. »


Cisco invests in Georgian Partners Fund II

Cisco has made an investment in Georgian Partners Growth Fund II, the newest fund from Georgian Partners, a growth equity firm investing in expansion-stage software companies. »


Enrique Salem joins Bain Capital Ventures as managing director

Venture capital firm Bain Capital Ventures has appointed Enrique Salem as a managing director based in its Palo Alto office.  »


Bridgepoint Development Capital acquires Phlexglobal

Bridgepoint Development Capital (BDC) has acquired Phlexglobal, a provider of Trial Master File and electronic Trial Master File solutions and services to the life sciences sector. »

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RDIF to set up joint fund to implement BRICS infrastructure projects

Kirill Dmitriev, chief executive of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), is launching an initiative to form a joint fund to invest in the equity capital of BRICS infrastructure projects. »

New York

Schulte Roth & Zabel expands M&A practice

Law firm Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) has appointed Jeremy R Saks as special counsel in the firm’s New York office. »

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Equistone secures 2.9x return on PD&MS exit

Equistone Partners Europe has exited PD&MS Energy, a provider of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for the global oil and gas industry, in a secondary buyout to Inflexion. »

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NorthEdge invests in GBP66m deal backing Accrol

NorthEdge Capital, the private equity firm focused on investing in businesses based in the North of England, has backed Blackburn-based tissue converter Accrol Papers in a GBP66million deal. »

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Edison Ventures changes name to Edison Partners

Edison Ventures has changed its name to Edison Partners in a move that it says unifies its investment strategy with the people and partnership approach behind it. »

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