Foreign private equity firms armed with the capital are betting big on carve-out opportunities in Japan, a Bain & Co. report revealed.
The buyout firm is no longer proceeding with its proposal to move assets from Apax Europe VII into a continuation vehicle, sister title Secondaries Investor has learned.
US GPs do not seem too concerned about a tax reform limiting interest expense deductibility.
What’s right for one portfolio company may not be right for another, but there are several common operational levers private equity firms can employ to jump-start growth and enhance returns.
In a report on the region the private equity giant tells investors to capitalise on Asia’s emerging markets story through opportunities in regional expansion and higher value-add services.
The lower- and mid-market-focused firm had hired Greenhill Cogent to work on a tender offer process on its 2009-vintage fund.
CVC head of European healthcare Cathrin Petty has overseen a fourfold increase in dealflow as the firm raises its allocation to the sector.
The sector remained the third most expensive in EMEA, behind only real estate and financials.
The $698m sub-Saharan fund is looking at opportunities in North Africa following a market resurgence across the continent.
There were no shortage of takers for the debt financing backing the buyout of German drugs firm Stada, despite concerns over the structure.