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Other new investors include Permira, Specialized Bicycle Components' venture fund, Zone 5 Ventures and the Amazon Alexa Fund.
Kingswood Capital Management has agreed to acquire the retail assets of Vancouver-based Mountain Equipment Co-op through the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act.
San Francisco Equity Partners has invested $20 million in Denver-based BrüMate, a provider of insulated drinkware for adult beverages.
Existing investor Charlesbank Capital Partners and management also are making new investments in the business. 
Bettera Brands LLC, a portfolio company of Highlander Partners, has acquired Chantily, Virginia-based Nutravail LLC, a maker of health and wellness food products.
H.I.G. Capital has acquired 272 for-rent residential units in Dublin.
Berkshire Property Holdings has acquired a two-property, 568-unit apartment portfolio in Richardson, Texas for $56.8 million.
Simon Property Group and Brookfield Property Group have agreed to a tentative deal that will see the mall owners acquire bankrupt retailer J.C. Penney's business and stores, reported USA Today.
Atar Capital has acquired WinCup from BlackRock Inc.
A recent change in bylaws allows PE funds to invest in sports leagues, but teams are yet to see a flux of investment.

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