Private Equity Deals & Transactions

The San Francisco-based private equity firm Hellman & Friedman is taking private marketing tech firm DoubleClick, alongside San Diego-based venture capital firm JMI Equity.
Italy’s BS Private Equity has teamed up with the private equity arm of Italian bank Mediocredito Centrale to purchase listed cleaning company IPC.
Blackstone and Battery Ventures have made a bid for the New York Mercantile Exchange, while General Atlantic looks set to gain a foothold in the NYSE.
The global investment group has acquired European corporate gift distributor Polyconcept in a secondary buyout.
The consortium that invested in mobile telecoms company Orange Romania in 1999 has made a 4x money multiple on the sale of its stake to France Télécom.
A New York-based private equity firm is taking private Hauppauge, New York-based distributor Manchester Technologies in a $56 million deal, with big plans for subsidiary Electrograph.
San Francisco’s Gryphon Investors has completed a $141 million sale of fuel ignition systems manufacturer MSD Ignition, less than 12 months after acquiring it.
The transatlantic private equity firm has cut its bid for the UK health club chain to around £140m in the wake of a deterioration in trading.
The Boston-based private equity firm is taking private specialty retail chain Brookstone, alongside two Singaporean partners.
The UK mid-market firm has sold the hospital company Covenant Healthcare to Electra Partners Europe in a transaction valued at £170 million.

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