Home Europe

Europe

Lyceum uses stapled deal to relaunch firm – exclusive

The team behind one of the UK's best-known mid-market firms has formed Horizon Capital, backed by a group of investors including Pantheon and Idinvest Partners.

Lexington backs Eurazeo off-balance sheet deal – exclusive

The French investment firm, which owns companies including restaurant chain Léon de Bruxelles, is moving around €600m of assets off its balance sheet.

ABN AMRO seeks buyers in PE unit spin-out – exclusive

The team is seeking buyers to back a portfolio of 25 Dutch companies and provide capital for a new private equity fund, Secondaries Investor has learned.

Mantra to hold final close on sophomore secondaries fund – exclusive

Mantra Secondary Opportunities II, which launched in October last year, will focus on niche sectors of the market.

17Capital investment director departs firm – exclusive

Vjerana Spajic, a Secondaries Investor Young Gun, joined the firm in 2015.

Peakside Capital launches tokenised RE fund 

The vehicle will allow investors to buy and sell their equity stakes in the fund within minutes and without any negotiation process.

Partners Group backs Alantra fund restructuring

The process involved the firm's 2007-vintage buyout fund which was subject to an abandoned stapled deal in 2015.

Goldman joins Landmark in TDR pub deal – exclusive

The single-asset restructuring involves the remaining asset in the €2.1bn TDR Capital II fund and could be worth nearly $1bn.

Charterhouse mulls GP-led process on 2009-vintage fund – exclusive

One of the UK's oldest buyout firms is in early stage talks with investors about a process on its €4bn Charterhouse Capital Partners IX, Secondaries Investor has learned.

Why tax reform is proving hard to digest

At a secondaries-themed breakfast we found that, unlike the pastries, changes to US tax rules are not going down well.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination