Searchlight Capital Partners (Searchlight), a global private investment firm, in partnership with asset manager British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), is making a strategic investment in Adams Outdoor Advertising (Adams). Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.
Media & Telecoms
TPG Real Estate Partners (TREP), the dedicated real estate equity investment platform of alternative asset firm TPG, has signed an agreement to acquire a significant stake in Studio Babelsberg.
Mid-market private equity firm LDC has backed the buyout of Wifinity, a fast-growing wireless internet service provider, to support its UK expansion.
Pixieset Media (Pixieset), a Vancouver-based software solutions provider for photographers and creative professionals, has secured a growth investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE), an entrepreneur-centric growth equity firm exclusively focused on software and information services companies.
Oakley Capital's Oakley Capital Origin Fund (Origin Fund) is investing USD35 million to acquire a minority stake in Seedtag, a specialist in contextual advertising in EMEA and Latin America.
APG Group – acting on behalf of its Dutch pension fund clients – has signed an agreement to strengthen its existing partnership with SiFi Networks America Limited (SiFi) by acquiring a 16.7 per cent direct stake in the Company and establishing a joint venture (Fibre JV) to rollout open-access fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) networks in the US.
Funds advised by private equity firm Apax Partners (Apax) and global growth investor Warburg Pincus, have agreed to acquire T-Mobile Netherlands Holding from Deutsche Telekom AG and Tele2 AB. The transaction values the company at an Enterprise Value of EUR5.1bn.
Centre Partners, a middle market private equity firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, has completed a recapitalisation of Midwest Mobility Solutions (MMS), a leading National Authorised Retailer for AT&T.
London-based unified communications firm TelcoSwitch has secured a substantial investment to fund the acquisition of SureVoIP, the firm’s third acquisition in just seven months.
Livingbridge, a UK-based mid-market private equity investors, has invested in social media publishing business, Jungle Creations. The investment was made through Livingbridge’s Enterprise 3 fund, which invests in fast-growth SMEs.