Swiss-based alternative asset manager LGT Capital Partners has announced the final close of Crown Asia-Pacific Private Equity with total subscriptions of USD373m.
CDC Group, the UK government-backed private equity emerging markets fund of funds manager, is making new commitments totalling USD40m to two private equity funds focused on investment i
European private equity firm Bridgepoint, via Star Healthcare, has made a public tender offer to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares in Terveystalo Healthcare not owned by
Northern Lights Ventures has acquired an equity stake in Michigan-based investment management firm Seizert Capital Partners.
Leeds Equity Partners, a New York-based private equity firm focused on the education, training and information industries, has promoted two of its professionals.
Basel-based BioMedPartners has announced the first closing of BioMedInvest II, the firm's second venture capital fund, at CHF95m.
Octopus Ventures, a specialist investor in early-stage and expanding companies, has invested GBP2m in Zoopla.co.uk, an online property information service and community website.
Job security concerns are widespread in the US private equity and venture capital industries due to difficulties in raising future rounds of capital, according to a survey by JobSearchD
Millennium Private Equity, the private equity arm of Dubai-based investment bank Millennium Finance Corporation, has announced an investment of AED92m in Kuwait Energy Company, one of t
Private equity firm the Carlyle Group has named Ian Jackson as a director of Carlyle Strategic Partners, Carlyle's global distressed and corporate opportunities group that invests in de