Boston-based Katalyst LLC, a joint venture between Gordon Brooks and Housatonic Partners, has launched. Katalyst will focus on acquiring companies that are mostly in the healthcare and insurance business services sector. The company is planning on investing up to $40 million to support this mission. Also, Brooks will handle chairman and CEO duties for Katalyst.Continue
According to an SEC Form D filing, Boston and San Francisco-based Housatonic Partners is seeking to raise $400 million for its sixth private equity fund. Founded in 1994, Housatonic focuses on backing small to midsized companies in the recurring services, media and communications industries.
Equinix plans to sell 16 data centers in the United States to an investment group for about $75 million, writes Reuters. The investment group consists of 365 Main, Crosslink Capital and Housatonic Partners. Reuters – Equinix Inc said it plans to sell 16 data centers in the United States to an investment group for about […]Continue
Salt Lake City-based private equity firm Peterson Partners is investing $4 million into QMC Telecom International, a Brazilian-based developer of cell towers. The money will go toward construction of cell towers in Brazil. The investment was part of a larger syndicated deal led by Housatonic Partners, a private equity investment firm based in Boston, Mass. […]Continue
You know you’ve entered the world of private equity when spreads on fund performance widen to fantastic levels. A fund that returns 10 cents on the dollar? Sure, some firms have managed it. Multiply your money by more than 8 times? Yep, private equity funds can do that too. And everything in between. Over a […]Continue
Housatonic Partners has closed its fifth fund at target with $325 million in commitments, according to a regulatory filing. The Boston and San Francisco-based private equity firm collected the capital for Housatonic Equity Investors V, L.P. from 85 investors. The firm entered the market in January with a $250 million target and $325 million hard […]Continue
Oasis Holdings Limited, a Dublin-based records storage business, has been acquired by UK private equity firms Sverica International and Housatonic Partners. Press release: Oasis is a growing company in the records storage industry, serving customers in the financial, legal, healthcare, and government sectors. The company’s service offerings include hard copy storage, media storage, imaging, digital […]Continue