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Rapidly evolving green energy space chal...

Billions of dollars are available for green investments as the world tries to control greenhouse gas emissions from the energy sector, but finding the best bet is a challenge because the energy transition is changing so rapidly, said private equity managers and investment bankers. As panelists defined their top picks for green investments on March […]

Jadwa Investment launches Liwan investme...

Riyadh: Liwan Investment Fund is a SAR 312 million, Shariah-compliant, closed-end real estate fund that was launched with the aim of developing a mixed-use residential and commercial complex in the Al Mohammadiya district of Riyadh. The fund has appointed Liwan Real Estate Company, a subsidiary of Tatweer Group, as the developer and secured SAR 200 […]

New Cleveland Investment Fund Targets Wo...

Many financial experts will note that one of the main reasons why minority and women-owned businesses are fewer in number and often lag behind the financial success of businesses run by their white counterparts is simple: they don’t get the same degree of growth capital. It is by filling this void in the market that […]

Ho Ching to advise Swedish private equit...

SINGAPORE (BUSINESS TIMES) – Former Temasek CEO Ho Ching will join EQT Future, the longer-term impact-focused fund from Swedish private equity firm EQT, as an advisor. Through her appointment to the fund’s mission board, she will provide external objectivity to the fund’s strategic direction and set the bar for its commitment to driving positive impact, […]

New investment fund seeks to boost Vermo...

Click to enlarge Daria Bishop From left to right: Tom Moody, Cherian Philip, Allison Maino, Jim Crook and John Antonucci Private equity investor Jim Crook and four associates have launched an investment fund to inject $12.5 million into promising Vermont start-ups. Announced this week, the Dudley Fund will focus on early-stage and mid-stage Vermont businesses […]

Invalda INVL: INVL launches an alternati...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and active physical asset classes such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

INVL Asset Management, a subsidiary of I...

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has established the INVL alternative investment fund for retail investors, with investments starting from EUR 5,000. The new fund will focus, through investments in other investment funds, on alternative and physical asset classes. assets such as real estate, land and forests, infrastructure, renewable energy and […]

Metalmark Announces New Strategic Invest...

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 18, 2022– Metalmark Capital (“Metalmark”), a leading private equity firm, announced that it has raised new capital to support the continued growth of Innovetive Petcare (“Innovetive” or the “Company”). The Continuation Fund expands and strengthens Innovetive’s investor base while providing significant capital to support Innovetive’s next chapter of growth. […]

Metalmark Announces New Strategic Invest...

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 18, 2022– Metalmark Capital (“Metalmark”), a leading private equity firm, announced that it has raised new capital to support the continued growth of Innovetive Petcare (“Innovetive” or the “Company”). The Continuation Fund expands and strengthens Innovetive’s investor base while providing significant capital to support Innovetive’s next chapter of growth. […]

Genesys selects investment banks for US ...

(Reuters) – Private equity owners of enterprise software maker Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday. Owners Permira Holdings and Hellman & Friedman have tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Inc among other underwriters […]

Genesys Selects Investment Banks for U.S...

(Reuters) – Private equity owners of enterprise software maker Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday. Owners Permira Holdings and Hellman & Friedman have tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Inc among other underwriters […]

Genesys taps investment banks for IPO th...

(Bloomberg) – The private equity owners of Genesys have selected underwriters for an initial public offering that could value the call center technology provider at more than $30 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg’s Most Read Permira and Hellman & Friedman are working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. […]

Hiring and recruiting trends for investm...

The war for talent in 2022 started in 2021 Kevin Mahoney, partner and head of investment banking, private equity and private lending activities at Bay Street Advisors. Courtesy of Kevin Mahoney Recruiting in 2022 is expected to be busier than ever, but banks at the top of their game did not wait until the new […]

BancorpTrust helps clients establish inv...

BancorpTrust is a licensed investment bank and statutory trust specializing in helping clients establish investment banks, offshore banks, licensed investment funds, credit unions, capital trusts, Capital protected private equity funds and tax-exempt real estate funds through its sister company, Blockchain Digital City. BancorpTrust’s wide range of services allows clients to launch a new banking business, […]

M&A outlook strong as investment banks f

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register M&A prospects for 2022 remain strong for the UK, according to the bosses of Houlihan Lokey, the global investment bank. US-based Houlihan Lokey recently completed the acquisition of GCA Altium for £ 425million. 500 of its professionals in the Manchester, […]

Terminus Capital Partners acquires a com...

ATLANTA, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – TAP Software Holdings, an enterprise software investment vehicle managed by Terminus Capital Partners, today announced the acquisition of Delta Data, a leading FinTech company specializing in providing back-end solutions processing billions of dollars in assets for mutual funds, collective investment trusts and the larger-scale mutual fund industry. Founded […]

Terminus Capital Partners Acquires Mutua...

ATLANTA, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – TAP Software Holdings, an enterprise software investment vehicle managed by Terminus Capital Partners, today announced the acquisition of Delta data, a leading FinTech company specializing in providing back-end solutions processing billions of dollars in assets for the mutual fund, mutual fund and mutual fund industry to the general […]

African investment fund Alitheia IDF ann...

Alitheia IDF, the first female-led, women-focused private equity fund, has announced the definitive closure of its $ 100 million fund, which it claims is the largest gender-neutral private equity fund from the continent. Led by the main partners Polo Leteka and Tokunboh Ishmael, Alithéia Tsahal invests in growing companies in six African countries: Nigeria, South […]

EIB-backed investment fund Alitheia IDF ...

The largest gender-integrating private equity fund in Africa; 2X flagship fund applying the criteria of the 2X Challenge; Stimulate diversity across Africa. The management of Alitheia IDF (AIF), the first women-led, women-focused private equity fund in Africa, has announced the final closure of the $ 100 million fund with the European Investment Bank (EIB ) […]

Alitheia IDF, an EIB-backed gender-focus...

Led by main partners Polo Leteka and Tokunboh Ishmael, Alitheia IDF invests in growth-stage companies in six African countries: Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho and Zambia. The fund is mandated to bridge the over $42 billion investment gap between male and female entrepreneurs to catalyze the economic power of African women as producers, distributors […]

Investment banks in a hurry to strengthe...

Urban investment banks are strengthening their private capital markets teams in Europe, as fundraising has more than doubled in the region this year as part of a larger transaction boom. Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are among the big Wall Street banks that hire negotiators to raise funds for high growth companies in Europe – […]

Prem Group signs investment agreement wi...

Prem Group obtained investments from funds managed by subsidiaries of Fortress Investment Group, which acquired a majority stake in the company through an off-market acquisition of interests held by non-executive shareholders. Fortress will invest alongside the existing management team, which reinvests the majority of its holdings, to implement a joint business plan to grow the […]

Real Madrid, Barcelona offer alternative...

CVC plans to invest around € 2 billion in return for 11% of future LaLiga media rights revenues over the next 50 years Real, Barca and Athletic alternative would see special purpose vehicle raise € 2bn in debt La Liga president Javier Tebas lashes out at counter-offer Real Madrid, Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao have presented […]

Australia needs a strategic high tech in...

Australia is among the best in quantum computing science, with leaders, scientists and results. But new approaches are needed to fill gaps in its defense and intelligence technology. In a time of highly uncertain geopolitics, the balance of power is shifting and Australia needs to deepen, strengthen and increase its capabilities in advanced technologies. Much […]

Eurazeo aims to launch a European long-t...

French private equity group Eurazeo is preparing to launch a European long-term investment fund (Eltif) to provide retail investors with increased access to the company’s range of private market strategies. Marc Boulesteix, director of the Luxembourg branch of Eurazeo, said the company, which is listed in France, has already succeeded in attracting retail investors in […]

Eagle Property Capital and Promecap laun...

Eagle Property Capital Investments has partnered with Promecap to launch a new multifamily investment vehicle: EPC Promecap Multifamily Partners V, LLC (Fund V) Eagle Property Capital Investments, LLC (EPC), a vertically integrated real estate investment manager focused on value-added multi-family space, announces that it has partnered with Promecap, a leading private equity firm based in […]

TIM, Big Investment Banks Side With Kkr ...

© Reuters. By Alessandro Albano Invest.com – Telecom Italy (MI 🙂 does not celebrate the step back of Luigi Gubitosi, who still remains on the board, from the position of CEO and loses 2.1% to €0.4704 at Piazza Affari, trading well below the price support offered by the Kkr fund of €0.505. Meanwhile, as those […]

Celtra Technologies signs investment agr...

Creative Automation Celtra Technologies has signed a definitive agreement to receive a majority investment from Symphony Technology Group (STG), a private equity partner of leading companies in the data, software and analytics market. STG’s support will help Celtra grow in partnership with Celtra’s founders and management team. Celtra is expected to generate over $ 50 […]

SIMON partners with + SUBSCRIBE to launc...

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) –SIMON Markets LLC (SIMON), a financial technology company transforming the wealth management landscape with its leading digital platform for finance professionals, today announced a partnership with + SUBSCRIPTION®, the premier order management system and electronic subscription document technology for alternative product transactions, to launch the premier wealth management industry marketplace that enables […]

Apollo says it’s become a magnet for inv

Why work for an investment bank when you can work on a buy-side? And why work on the buyer’s side when you could work for Apollo? That’s the goal of Apollo Investor Day today. Not only does Apollo say it’s a much better place to work than an investment bank, but it’s also a much […]

It’s boom time for investment banks agai

The largest leveraged buyout ever was the nearly $ 50 billion purchase of Canadian telecommunications group Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE) by a group of private equity firms (a leveraged buyout is when a company is bought primarily using a lot of debt, rather than cash or stocks – hence the term “leveraged”). The deal was […]

Investment banks step up efforts to auto...

Wall Street banks are stepping up efforts to automate the “rough work” imposed on young investment bankers, describing the changes as an attempt to reduce workloads and prevent young talent from leaving the industry. Companies such as Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Moelis have initiatives underway to automate basic functions such as presentation book generation and […]

Energy drink company buzzing after PE in...

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register London-based PE True has acquired a controlling stake in Manchester D2C, sugar-free energy drink company Sneak, for an undisclosed amount. The deal will help drive international expansion, develop Sneak’s distribution channels and support the company as it continues to disrupt […]

These are the ten best boutique investme...

StockSnap/Pixabay Boutique investment banks are very different from traditional investment banks. The former are smaller in size and do not offer all investment banking services. Boutique investment banks typically specialize in one or more aspects of investment banking. Also, these banks are usually regional or local, but some boutique investment banks operate globally. Let’s take […]

Spanish FA denounces the CVC investment ...

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has rejected a multi-billion euro investment and revenue-sharing plan between La Liga and private equity firm CVC, saying the deal “increases inequalities” and could affect the future of competition. Spanish football league last week, CVC would inject 2.7 billion euros (3.2 billion dollars) in La Liga in exchange for 10% […]

FC Barcelona criticize La Liga investmen...

B arcelona has joined forces with rivals Real Madrid in denouncing a multibillion-euro investment plan and revenue-sharing deal between La Liga and private equity firm CVC. The statement came the day after the club announced all-time top scorer Lionel Messi to leave Camp Nou after 18 years due to financial constraints imposed by La Liga. […]

4 investment banks benefiting from recor...

M&A activity was intense in 2021. According to data from Refinitiv, as reported by Forbes, M&A transactions in the first six months of the year totaled $ 2.82 trillion, an increase of 132% over the same period in 2020. As a result, investment banks are set to post record profits in 2021, with companies like […]

La Liga reach € 2.7 billion investment d

The deal would see CVC take a stake in a new company comprising all La Liga companies, subsidiaries and joint ventures The deal, which has yet to be approved by top Spanish clubs, would value La Liga at € 24.25 billion La Liga would retain full control over the sale of media rights and sports […]

Hong Kong-Based Rare Whiskey Holdings Re...

HONG KONG SAR – Media reach – July 27, 2021 – Rare Whiskey Holdings, a whiskey investment group managed from Hong Kong bought a 49% stake in the online whiskey auction site, Whiskey hammer, and its sister e-commerce company Still mind, paving the way for the worldwide expansion of the Scottish family business. Li Hau […]

Sebi wants hedge funds to raise funds to...

The Securities & Exchange Board of India (Sebi) wants all private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) funds to raise money to hire investment banks – a proposal that fund houses try to push back. The regulator wants a third-party intermediary, governed by capital market rules, to verify the information contained in a fund’s “private […]

Malaysia-listed Vivocom signs $350 milli...

In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by the end of the year to comprehensively cover the rapidly changing world of funded startups and venture capital, private equity and M&A deals. . We want journalists who can tell our readers what’s really happening in these industries and why it matters to markets, […]

Itsu plans to open 100 new stores after ...

East Asian food chain Itsu plans to open 100 new stores after securing investment deal with private equity firm By Matt Oliver for the Daily Mail Published: 4:52 p.m. EST, June 18, 2021 | Update: 4:00 a.m. EST, June 19, 2021 East Asian food chain Itsu plans to open 100 new stores after securing an […]

Dutch challenger bank Bunq valued at $2 ...

AMSTERDAM, June 17 (Reuters) – Netherlands-based challenger bank Bunq has agreed to terms for a 160 million euro ($194 million) investment by a British private equity firm, valuing the Dutch company at $2 billion , said two sources familiar with the talks. Bunq was established nearly a decade ago by Ali Niknam, who invested around […]

Local tech leader closes investment deal...

The country’s leading IT systems integrator, Micro-D International Inc. (MDI), along with its wholly-owned subsidiary Novare Technologies, recently entered into a multibillion-peso investment deal with the Japanese private equity firm ( PE) Advantage Partners (AP) as it prepares for global expansion. Technology pioneer and digital maven Myla Villanueva, Founder of MDI and Novare Technologies, said […]

Burnout: can investment banks cure their...

Shortly after the death of an overworked Bank of America intern in London in 2013, a M&A analyst at a major investment bank remembers meeting up when leaving his Canary Wharf tower at 11 p.m. “I feel the capacity,” a more experienced banker told him – that is, free time that could be spent on […]

Here’s what US investment banks are sayi

What are the chances that 2021 will turn out to be a banner year for finding a new job in an investment bank? So far, the signs are reasonably positive. In a summary of statements made by chief financial officers of Citi, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley at conferences this week, KBW analysts suggest the tone […]

MGM taps two investment banks to explore...

MGM has brought in two investment banks and launched a formal sale process, seeking to generate heat from Hollywood studios, international conglomerates, private equity firms and the growing multitude of SPACS, according to a report. from the Wall Street Journal citing people familiar with the matter. Here’s what Deadline hears. The private company has been […]

How Investment Banks Make Money (JPM, GS...

An investment bank, which includes Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, finances or facilitates large-scale transactions and investments for institutional clients. But that’s an overly simplistic view of how investment banks make money. There are, in fact, many facets to what they do. Key points to remember Investment banks provide a variety of […]