Fiona Le Poidevin, Guernsey Finance

Fund managers utilising Guernsey’s AIFMD private placement regime

A total of 34 Guernsey Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFMs) have utilised Guernsey’s National Private Placement (NPP) regime to market Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) into Europe, as of 31 July, 2014. »

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Fortress successfully closes transportation and infrastructure fund

Fortress Investment Group has held the successful close of Fortress Worldwide Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (FTAI) at its cap of USD995 million in total commitments.  »

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Ridgemont Equity Partners makes one promotion and hires three

Private equity firm Ridgemont Equity Partners has appointed three new investment professionals and promoted Seth Peck to vice president. »


Vance Street Capital acquires Eirtech Aviation

Los Angeles-based private equity firm Vance Street Capital and its affiliates have acquired Eirtech Aviation, a specialist aviation coating services company headquartered in Shannon, Ireland. »


Boston Millennia Partners realises USD105m from sale of two portfolio companies

The sale of two portfolio companies – Precision Dermatology, and CardioMEMS – has seen the limited partners of private equity firm Boston Millennia Partners realise USD10.5 million. »


Blackstone and Goldman Sachs merchant banking division complete Ipreo acquisition

Ipreo Holdings has been acquired by private equity funds managed by Blackstone and the Goldman Sachs merchant banking division. »

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New tax-efficient tech fund to invest in UK gaming, e-commerce and digital start-ups

Technology investment specialist Mercia Fund Management is launching a fund offering tax-efficient investment in the UK’s fast-growing digital economy. »


Neuberger Berman expands global consultant relations team

Neuberger Berman Group has expanded its global consultant relations team with the appointment of four senior professionals. »


Druva closes USD25m Series D funding led by Sequoia

Druva has completed a USD25 million Series D funding from Sequoia Capital, Nexus Venture Partners and Tenaya Capital. »

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Calera Capital acquires United Site Services

Middle market private equity firm Calera Capital has partnered with management to acquire United Site Services (USS), a provider of portable sanitation, temporary fencing and related site services. »

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