Sterling Investment Services’ Private Equity News

Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. HAWK, -1.35% said Tuesday it has agreed to be acquired by private-equity firms SilverLake and P2 Capital Partners for about $3.5 billion in cash. Shareholders of Blackhawk, which operates a physical and digital gift...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 4:17 am
EcoInteractive, a Davis, CA-based provider of software as a service (SaaS) solution in funding, budget and project management for government transportation and environmental management organizations, received a private equity investment from Alpin...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 1:46 am
HONG KONG -- Bhutan is one of the fastest-growing economies in Asia, but the Himalayan kingdom has a fundamental problem: Its private sector is relatively underdeveloped and starved for capital. The Asian Development Bank projects gross domestic p...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:42 am
Five London boroughs have received backing from the Big Lottery fund and private equity investor Bridges, in a pioneering partnership aimed at keeping young vulnerable people out of care. The borough councils of Sutton, Tower Hamlets, Bexley, Mert...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:29 am
Background: Impetus–The Private Equity Foundation (PEF) is the driving force behind many great charities, helping them deliver the right support to more young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. The site we created communicates its work in a mo...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:03 am
Private equity groups are introducing new policies to try to retain female staff — from flying nannies to offering to freeze eggs for free — in a sector that has the lowest proportion of women in senior positions. In Europe, Apax has in recent mon...
Posted: January 15, 2018, 8:05 pm
Jan 16 (Reuters) - Meritz Fire & Marine Insurance Co Ltd : * Says it plans to invest 90 billion won to jointly set up KeyLand Private Equity Fund, and will hold a 29.51 percent stake in the fund
Posted: January 15, 2018, 7:54 pm
At the Texas County & District Retirement System (TCDRS), we help provide more than 280,000 Texans with retirement, disability and survivor benefits. TCDRS is one of the best funded retirement systems in the nation with more than $29 billion of as...
Posted: January 15, 2018, 9:53 am
Too heavily regulated. The returns are too low. Dealing with vulnerable groups on an emotive topic is too risky or just too much hassle. For a long time there were a lot of reasons for private equity firms to steer clear of investing in the U.K. a...
Posted: January 15, 2018, 12:00 am
Talk about the titans of private equity and you’ll probably think Blackstone Group LP, KKR & Co. or Carlyle Group LP. But hidden in the small Swiss town of Baar, in a glass building opposite a McDonald’s and a couple of gas stations, resides a fir...
Posted: January 8, 2018, 9:01 pm
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