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$100bn in fresh financing deployed to world's businesses in 2020

Opalesque Industry Update - Private credit managers will provide borrowers with more than $100bn of fresh financing during 2020, according to new research published by the Alternative Credit Council (ACC) and Allen Overy LLP (A…

Comment: Will Boris tax Britain to death?

Killing the economy is no way to pay for pandemic relief.

Mati Announces $13.5M Series A Funding to Build Digital Reputation Tools for the “Trust Economy”

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Investors bet Biden will accelerate shift to renewable energy

Biden wants to transition the US from an economy reliant on fossil fuels to one driven by wind, solar and other renewable energy sources

AMB :- Midmarket private-equity valuations regain ground in Q3

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: Valuations of privately-held midmarket companies rebounded as the global economy reopened, said a study. According to the Lincoln Middle Market Index tracks more than 2,200 private companies ...Article Link

REEF Raises $1 Billion to Build Proximity Platform to Support the On-Demand Economy

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Seafort sells Noventiz Group to trade

Seafort Advisors has sold its majority stake in Germany-based packaging recycling and waste compliance business Noventiz Group to UK-headquartered Reconomy.

BGF and Sir Anthony Seldon call for £15bn National Renewal Fund to fix UK economy

BGF and Sir Anthony Seldon have made a call for a £15bn National Renewal Fund to recapitalise 21,000 businesses in the UK.

AUA Closes Sweet Sale of Indulge

AUA Private Equity Partners has sold Indulge Desserts Holdings to publicly traded Emmi Group. Indulge Desserts was acquired by AUA in June 2016 and is a maker of premium gourmet desserts, offering a full line…

How Covid-19 has accelerated LP demand for renewables

The pandemic may have slowed down the economy, but Impax Asset Management, one of the longest established fund managers in the renewable energy sector, believes Covid-19 is speeding the growth of the already thriving renewables…

Opalesque Roundup: Hedge funds stumble in September as investor risk tolerance fell: hedge fund news, week 41

In the week ending October 9th 2020, HFR reported that hedge funds posted mixed declines in September as investor risk tolerance fell over uncertainty regarding additional coronavirus spreading in Europe and the US, the strength…

AMW :- Opalesque Roundup: Hedge funds stumble in September as investor risk tolerance fell: hedge fund news, week 41

In the week ending October 9th 2020, HFR reported that hedge funds posted mixed declines in September as investor risk tolerance fell over uncertainty regarding additional coronavirus spreading in Europe and the US, the strength…

UK’s recovery slows with GDP up just 2.1% in August

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Hedge funds decline in september as election, virus uncertainty rise

Opalesque Industry Update - Hedge funds posted mixed declines in September as investor risk tolerance fell over uncertainty regarding additional coronavirus spreading in Europe and the US, the strength of the US economy and the…

Sweetwater’s Secondaries Fund Hits Hard Cap

Sweetwater Investment Management has held a hard cap, oversubscribed, and final close of its debut multi-client fund, Sweetwater Secondaries Fund II LP, with $350 million of capital. Sweetwater’s new fund invests in buyer-led secondary opportunities.…

Next Year to Bring New Ways for New Deals

Despite the ongoing economic uncertainty from the pandemic, many private equity professionals are optimistic about the outlook for 2021 and are looking to alternative merger and acquisition methods to navigate the crisis and pursue new…

Nouriel Roubini on why Biden is better than Trump for the US economy

For all Americans who care about their children’s future, the right choice this November could not be clearer

European Circular Bioeconomy Fund holds first close

The European Circular Bioeconomy Fund (ECBF), an initiative backed by the European Commission, has announced its first close on €82m against its target of €250m.

Global GDP to return to pre-pandemic levels by mid-2021, says Deutsche Bank

In its revised global outlook, the lender's economists also warned that the increase in public debt could precipitate another financial crisis

AMB :- Major investor group urges EU to raise 2030 emissions target

Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: An investor group with a combined €33 trillion ($39.1 trillion) in assets has called on the European Union to set 2030 carbon-emission reduction goals at 55%, to support low-carbon economy i...Article…