Blue Apron, the biggest U.S. meal kit company, has hired investment bankers to lead its 2017 initial public offering, sources told Reuters.
Dubai-based ride-hailing company Careem is looking for acquisition opportunities and is considering an initial public offering as a possible option but has no timeframe in mind, its founder and CEO said.
U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co LP (KKR.N) is preparing a potential consortium bid for Australia’s Quintis Ltd (QIN.AX) backed by the sandalwood plantation group’s managing director, Reuters reported.
Independent investment firm Shore Capital Group Ltd (SGRS.L) said its founder Howard Shore would step down as group chief executive, Reuters reported.
The two buyout firms that own Pharmaceutical Product Development LLC (PPD) are in advanced talks to sell some of their stakes in the U.S. clinical trials firm at a price that would value the entire company at more than $9 billion, including debt, Reuters reported.
Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust (MST_u.TO) said on Tuesday that its unitholders approved the company’s takeover by U.S. private investment firm Starwood Capital Group for about $1.3 billion.
CVC [CVC.UL] is selling German metering and energy management group Ista, which could be worth up to 4 billion euros ($4.3 billion), sources told Reuters on Tuesday.
Industrious, the second-biggest U.S. coworking firm by number of locations, said on Tuesday it acquired a search website for spare office space and raised $25 million in fresh funds as investors bet the shared-office industry grows and goes mainstream.
Fund firm Fidelity International said on Tuesday it had partnered with NCB Capital, the investment arm of Saudi Arabia’s largest bank National Commercial Bank 1180.SE, to launch a real estate vehicle with a total investment of $300 million.
Initial public offerings (IPOs) by companies based in Britain have raised $1.53 billion so far in 2017, a 28 percent decline on last year and the lowest year-to-date total since 2012 as Britain prepares to leave the EU, Thomson Reuters data shows.
Bain Capital Private Equity has decided not to proceed with the acquisition of Belgian packaging company Resilux (RESI.BR) due to an anti-trust ruling in Germany, Reuters reported.
Acquisitive Chinese conglomerate HNA Group is in talks to buy a controlling stake in the owner of the publisher of Forbes magazine, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
UK-based materials testing company Exova Group (EXO.L) said on Monday it had received proposals for a possible cash offer, including one from Dutch firm Element Materials Technology.
Peakon, a provider of employee engagement and people analytics software, has completed a 6.1 million euro ($6.62 million) funding round led by EQT Ventures, the venture capital arm of Swedish private equity giant EQT, the company said on Monday.
Britain’s Co-operative Bank said on Friday its ongoing sales process has drawn interest from multiple bidders after the ailing British lender put itself up for sale in February.
Portugal’s negotiations to sell rescued lender Novo Banco to U.S. private equity firm Lone Star are progressing well and the government considers they will result in “a good deal,” Finance Minister Mario Centeno said on Friday.
State Bank of India (SBI.NS), the nation’s top lender by assets, said on Friday it would begin the process for an initial public offering (IPO) of its life insurance arm, with plans to sell a 10 percent stake.
German engineering group Aumann rose 15 percent in its stock market debut on Friday, in the country’s first initial public offering this year, Reuters reported.