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Media, entertainment-focused PE house Shamrock Capital closes $600m content, media rights fund

Media, entertainment and communications-focused private equity house Shamrock Capital has reached a $600m hard cap close for its third content and media rights fund. The post Media, entertainment-focused PE house Shamrock Capital closes $600m content,

Atalaya Capital collects $1.8bn for oversubscribed Fund VIII

Credit and special opportunities-focused investor Atalaya Capital Management has hit a $1.8bn final close for its oversubscribed eighth flagship fundraise. Special Opportunities Fund VIII targets opportunistic purchases of credits or assets from sellers in need of

McDermott adds to German PE team with Noerr and Latham duo

Law firm McDermott Will and Emery is to bolster its Germany-based private equity and M&A practice with the hiring of Noerr’s Holger Ebersberger and Latham & Watkins’ Hanno Witt.

MML launches lower-mid-market strategy for UK, Northern European B2B assets

Private equity investor MML Capital has kicked off deployment of its new, lower-mid cap strategy targeting B2B companies serving a range of sectors.

Revo Capital preps third fund for 2023 launch

VC investor Revo Capital is getting ready to launch a new fund this year looking to raise between USD 75m and USD 150m, founding partner and managing director Cenk Bayrakdar told Unquote.

KKR to Present at the Credit Suisse 24th Annual Financial Services Forum 2023

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR) announced today that Robert H. Lewin, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse 24th Annual Financial Services Forum 2023 on Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Oakley raises EUR 2.85bn for fifth flagship fund

European mid-market growth investor Oakley Capital has held a final close for its fifth flagship fund on its hard-cap of EUR 2.85bn, surpassing its EUR 2.5bn target.

Getir plans new funding round for H1 2023

Turkish ultra-fast grocery delivery company Getir has started a process to raise a new funding round in the first half of this year, four sources familiar with the situation said.

Integra Partners heads for year-end close for EUR 250m second fund

Belgian sponsor Integra Partners is aiming for a final close for its second fund by year-end, with the vehicle open to further commitments from retail and small institutional investors, partner and co-founder Bernard Hendrikx said.

Wall Street Likes Meta’s Plans to Cut Costs

Meta’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, called 2023 the “year of efficiency,” a pronouncement that is reassuring investors and sparking a wider rally in tech stocks.

TA Associates gets big New Mexico pension commitment, EQT bags infra fund capital

The $38.7bn-managing New Mexico State Investment Council has picked TA Associates' latest megafund among its latest alternatives commitments. The post TA Associates gets big New Mexico pension commitment, EQT bags infra fund capital first appeared

KKR veterans seal $400m All Seas Capital debut fund close

Former KKR senior execs Marc Ciancimino and Cristobal Cuart have raised $400m for their debut All Seas Capital fund. The post KKR veterans seal $400m All Seas Capital debut fund close first appeared on AltAssets

Oakley Capital rides two decades of strong performance to hit €2.85bn Fund V close

European private equity investor Oakley Capital has raised a target-beating €2.85bn for its fifth flagship fund, capitalising on two decades of impressive performance. The post Oakley Capital rides two decades of strong performance to hit

Livingbridge exits Red Box in sale to US-based Uniphore

Mid-market sponsor Livingbridge has sold Red Box, a UK-based AI voice recording software business, to California-based AI and automation provider Uniphore Technologies.

Nordic Capital follows banner 2022 with string of new promotions

Nordic Capital has followed its record European fundraising last October with a string of promotions, including naming Emil Anderson as a partner. The post Nordic Capital follows banner 2022 with string of new promotions first

PE dealmakers split on M&A activity prospects as inflation, interest rate environment continues to bite

Mid-market private equity firms have mixed expectations for US M&A activity this year amid a potentially treacherous macro environment of ongoing high inflation and interest rates, new research shows. The post PE dealmakers split on

KKR to Present at the Bank of America Financials Conference 2023

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR) announced today that Scott C. Nuttall, Co-Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Bank of America Financials Conference 2023 on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at 8:50AM

Bowmark bolsters investment team with two hires

Mid-market sponsor Bowmark Capital is bolstering its investment team with the hiring of Laura Clayfield as investment manager and Raj Mukherji as investment executive.

Capiton moves two assets to continuation vehicle; Fund V largely unrealised

German sponsor Capiton has raised a EUR 248m continuation vehicle for two of its Fund V assets, Raith and AEMtec, as a large portion of the 2014 vintage remains unrealised.

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