For-profit education provider Apollo Education Group Inc, the owner of the University of Phoenix, said on Monday it would be taken private by a consortium in a deal valued at $1.1 billion.
Private equity firm Bain is closing in on a stock market listing of its home furniture chain Maisons du Monde, and is working with banks on a Paris listing, sources told Reuters.
For-profit education provider Apollo Education Group Inc (APOL.O), the owner of the University of Phoenix, said on Monday it would be taken private by a consortium in a deal valued at $1.1 billion.
Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates LP, the world’s largest hedge fund, said on Friday that a Wall Street Journal story about a dispute with his heir apparent, Greg Jensen, was overblown, Reuters News reported.
Wall Street financier Lynn Tilton on Friday said her firm Patriarch Partners LLC will become a “family office” and will step down as collateral manager of three investment pools that helped fund her portfolio of troubled companies, Reuters News is reporting.
Greek-yogurt maker Chobani LLC, founded by billionaire Hamdi Ulukaya, said on Friday it had rejected offers from beverage giant PepsiCo Inc (PEP.N) and other investors, Reuters News reported.
Polish tech venture fund MCI Management agreed to sell Eastern Europe’s largest travel portal Invia to its Czech rival Rockaway Capital for 325 million zlotys ($82 million), newspaper Puls Biznesu reported on Friday.
Chicago Stock Exchange Inc said on Friday an investor group led by China’s Chongqing Casin Enterprise Group has agreed to buy the company.
Symantec Corp (SYMC.O), best known for its Norton antivirus software, said investment firm Silver Lake Partners had invested $500 million in the company through convertible debt.
Israel’s largest private equity firm, FIMI Opportunity Funds, raised $1.1 billion for a new investment fund, the largest amount ever raised by an Israeli investment fund, Reuters News reported.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) will create a new credit finance group that combines its structured and leveraged finance divisions, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday.
The first Israel-China private equity fund, the Catalyst CEL Fund, has raised more than $200 million to invest in companies with a growth strategy focused on the Chinese market, partners in the fund said on Tuesday.
Alternative asset manager Apollo Global Management LLC (APO.N) on Wednesday unveiled a $250 million share buyback after posting a disappointing 69 percent slide in fourth-quarter earnings on the back of falling oil prices, Reuters reported.
Marc Lipschultz, the head of energy investments at KKR & Co LP who helped put together the world’s largest leveraged buyout only to see it go bust, is leaving to start a credit fund, Reuters News reported.
Mercator Solutions, a technology services company backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus [WP.UL], is in talks with two or three companies about potential acquisitions, its new chief executive told Reuters in an interview.
Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) said on Tuesday it was exploring strategic alternatives in addition to the continued pursuit of the reverse spin-off of its Internet business.
The Massachusetts state pension fund, which invests $6 billion with hedge funds, on Tuesday hired two new managers, SECOR Asset Management and East Lodge Capital.
Editas Medicine Inc became the first company to price an initial public offering in the United States in 2016 on Tuesday, raising $94.4 million, a person familiar with the matter said.