J.W. Childs targets $500 mln for Fund V

JW Childs, private equity
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  • Fund IV targeted $450 mln, first fundraise since 2002
  • Firm raised $125 mln SPAC in 2010
  • Fund III restructured by CPPIB, Goldman in 2014
J.W. Childs Associates is back in market with its fifth fund targeting $500 million, a fundraising filing with the SEC shows. A spokesman for the firm declined to comment. The previous vehicle, J.W. Childs Equity Partners IV, targeted $450 million, with ...

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