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Warburg-led group invests $100 mln in Vincom Retail

A Warburg Pincus-led consortium has invested another $100 million in Vincom Retail, a subsidiary of Vingroup Joint Stock Co. The Warburg-led group has invested a total of $300 million in Vincom Retail, including $200 million in May 2013. Vincom Retail is a shopping mall operator in Vietnma with 20 malls in operation or under development.

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Mercator buys Catapult International

Mercator said Wednesday it has acquired Catapult International. Financial terms weren’t announced. Kansas City-based Catapult is a technology-enabled solutions provider for freight forwarders, shippers, and carriers worldwide. Mercator is backed by Warburg Pincus.

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VC-backed Avalara buys VAT Applications

Avalara Inc. said Tuesday it acquired VAT Applications NV. Financial terms weren’t announced. VAT, of Brighton, United, Kingdom, develops compliance software and services for businesses. Investors of Avalara include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures and Arthur Ventures.

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Outset Medical picks up $91 mln

San Jose, California-based Outset Medical, a provider of dialysis technology, has raised $91 million in funding. Fidelity Research and Management Company led the round with participation from return backers Warburg Pincus, The Vertical Group, Partner Fund Management LP, Perceptive Advisors and CRG.

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Henkel, Coty submit binding bids for P&G assets: Reuters

Henkel & Co KGaA AG (HNKG_p.DE) and Coty Inc (COTY.N), both of which have personal care and cosmetics businesses, made binding offers to buy separate parts of Procter & Gamble Co’s (PG.N) beauty businesses worth up to a total of $12 billion, sources told Reuters News.

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VC-baced Avalara acquires EZtax

Avalara has bought EZtax, a tax compliance solutions provider for the telecommunication sector. No financial terms were disclosed. Avalara’s backers include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures and Arthur Ventures.

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Warburg closed Sterigenics buy

Warburg Pincus has closed its buy of a majority of Sterigenics International. Financial terms weren’t announced. GTCR, which was the seller, will retain a minority. The deal was valued at $2 billion, Reuters News has reported. Deerfield, Illinois-based Sterigenics provides contract sterilization services.

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Warburg Pincus-based Zenith Energy expands team with two hires

Houston-based Zenith Energy, a developer and operator of terminals that store and distribute petroleum, natural gas liquids and petrochemicals, has named Carlos Ruiz as chief financial officer and John Jessup as director of corporate development. Previously, Ruiz worked at Barclays Capital where he served as a managing director in the natural resources group while Jessup was a vice president at Riverstone Holdings. Zenith Energy is backed by Warburg Pincus.

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Warburg Pincus-backed Dude Solutions buys Mobile311

Dude Solutions Inc, a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, has acquired Sanford, North Carolina-based Mobile311. a geographical information system and mobile mapping solution provider. No financial terms were disclosed.

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VC-backed Avalara appoints CMO

Bainbridge Island, Washington-based Avalara, which provides software for sales tax and other transactional tax compliance, has named Michael J. Turner as chief marketing officer. Previously, Turner was CEO and president at 1-800-DENTIST. Avalara’s backers include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures and Arthur Ventures.

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PE-backed Dude Solutions buys Windmill Software

Dude Solutions Inc, which is backed by Warburg Pincus, has acquired Windmill Software Inc. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Toronto, Windmill Software is a maker of senior living operations product TheWorxHub.

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