Cinven buys Northgate Public Services

Cinven has acquired Northgate Public Services. The seller was Northgate Information Solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in the UK, NPS is a provider of integrated software, outsourcing and IT services for the public sector.

British hospital group Spire to list on LSE – Reuters

UK private hospital group Spire is to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange, seeking to raise 315 million pounds ($534.6 million) to cut debt and finance its expansion plans, writes Reuters. The company, owned by private equity firm Cinven, will be valued at around 1 billion pounds, excluding debt, in the sale of new and existing shares, writes Reuters.


Cinven to acquire GNFT

Cinven has agreed to acquire Gas Natural Fenosa Telecomunicaciones. GNFT is a neutral telecom operator providing fibre infrastructure and transmission services to telecom operators in Spain and Latin America leveraging the infrastructure of utility networks.


PSERS to pull alternative investment contracts from public view

In the wake of the publication of 12 limited partnership agreements, the Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System has decided to remove alternative investment contracts that were posted prior to 2012 on a publicly accessible database through the state treasurer’s website.

Cinven to sell French diagnostics business – Reuters

Cinven is looking to sell its French diagnostics business Sebia in a deal worth around 1 billion euros ($1.38 billion), the Financial Times reported, writes Reuters. Private equity groups and trade buyers are expected to put in bids for Sebia, which makes testing equipment for identifying diseases such as blood cancer.

First read sunrise

peHUB First Read

This morning First Read brings you the latest after the weekend including the secrets to venture capital success, pension funds facing a dilemma over private equity cash returns and Quantum Energy targeting $2.5 bln for Fund VI.

PE HUB Community

Join the 12523 members of PE HUB to make connections, share your opinion, and follow your favorite authors.

Join the Community

Look Who’s Tweeting

PE HUB News Briefs

RSS Feed Widget