Davis private equity firm leads $75 million investment in wine distributor

Davis-based private equity firm AGR Partners was the lead investor in a $75 million equity financing round by Santa Rosa-based Vintage Wine Estates, the marketer and distributor of wine brands including B. R. Cohn Winery, Clos Pegase Winery and Sono.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

Clayton firm acquires Lake St. Louis shopping center for $16.5 million

Midwest Retail Properties, a Clayton-based private equity real estate investment firm, has acquired a Lake St. Louis shopping center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 15 min. ago

Chicago private equity firm exits $35 million investment in Brad Keywell"s Uptake

Valor Equity Partners has ended its investment in.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 6th, 2017

Austin private equity firm Owner Resource Group stokes growth in Houston medical device company with investment

The money from the Austin-based investment firm, which looks for companies with EBITDA higher than $3 million, could lead to regional buyouts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2017

Lazydays sells for $115 million

The private equity firm that bought Lazydays R.V. Center in 2009 is selling Lazydays in a deal valued at about $114.6 million. Wayzata Investment Partners LLC and other minority shareholders agreed to sell Lazydays to Andina Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 28th, 2017

Private equity firm Harriman Capital invests $15M in co-living company Common

Harriman Capital, a new real estate private equity firm, announced its first investment focused exclusively on coliving. The firm will pump $15 million into developing four new colivin.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 27th, 2017

Boston investment firm funds luxury candy boutique Sugarfina

Luxury candy retailer Sugarfina has raised $35 million in financing that it says it will use to further develop its e-commerce and mobile platforms. The Los Angeles-based company said the latest funding, from Boston-based private equity firm Great .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2017

Creador invests $42 million in Paras Healthcare

Creador is a private equity firm focused on long-term investment businesses in South Asia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 17th, 2017

Warby Parker founder"s VC firm leads $42M round into cosmetic surgery website

Elephant Partners, a Boston-based venture capital firm started by one of the co-founders of Warby Parker, is leading a $40 million round of investment into a Seattle-based website you might describe as a Yelp for cosmetic surgery. The company, cal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 30 min. ago

Cybersecurity firm Onapsis lands $31M round as it plots IPO path

The Boston cybersecurity company said on Friday that it raised a $31 million funding round led by Philadelphia-based private equity firm LLR Partners as it looks to an initial public offering in three to four years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2018

CVF Capital completes $200 million fundraising

The Davis- and Fresno-based private equity manager finished raising its third fund, which was over-subscribed......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Lionbridge Technologies warns of 119 layoffs

Founder and CEO Rory Cowan stepped down after private equity firm HIG Capital took the translation services tech firm private in a $360 million deal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2018

Intel to sell embedded software unit to private equity firm

Intel Corp. is selling Wind River, the California-based embedded software unit it paid $884 million for nearly 10 years ago, to private equity firm TPG Capital for an undisclosed amount. The announcement comes exactly one year after the same private .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Carlyle Group buys Australia’s Accolade Wines for $772 million

Private-equity firm The Carlyle Group agreed to buy Australian vintner Accolade Wines Ltd. for 1 billion Australian dollars (US$772 million), gaining a portfolio of popular mass-market brands......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2018

Carlyle Group Uncorks $772 Million Deal for Accolade Wines

Private-equity firm The Carlyle Group agreed to buy Australian vintner Accolade Wines Ltd., gaining a portfolio of popular mass-market brands......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 5th, 2018

Equifax names former GE exec as new CEO

Atlanta-based Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) has named a new chief executive officer. Mark W. Begor, who takes over April 16, was a managing director in the Industrial and Business Services group at Warburg Pincus, a global private equity investment firm, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2018

Advantech invests in AzureWave

IPC firm Advantech has announced an investment of NT$299 million (US$10.18 million) to acquire 17.5 million shares of AzureWave at a unit price of NT$17.10 via private placement......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 24th, 2018

Private equity player Lighthouse fund raises $200 million

The firm will use money raised to write checks of $25 million and below for investee companies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2018

$710M New York-based fund bets on San Antonio, Austin businesses

A New York City-based private equity firm with a significant stake in a local water infrastructure company closed on a $710 million fund, the firm announced. Brightstar Capital Partners LP raised hundreds of millions from institutional investors and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2018

Johnson & Johnson says offered $2.1 billion for LifeScan diabetes unit

(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson has been offered about $2.1 billion for its LifeScan Inc unit, which makes blood glucose monitoring products, by private investment firm Platinum Equity, the healthcare company said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2018

China sovereign fund exits Blackstone investment after 11 years

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp (CIC) has sold its equity holding in Blackstone Group LP , the U.S. private equity firm said in a filing, ending an 11-year investment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 14th, 2018