Sterling Investment Services’ Private Equity News

Private equity (PE) firms have an enormous opportunity to create social value and improve the environment and, in doing so, improve their financial returns. This can be done by integrating environmental, social, and governance issues (ESG integrat...
Posted: July 25, 2016, 4:49 am
Oil glut ‘to last for two more years’: The global oil market has a huge overhang of crude that could take up to two years to clear, according to one of the world’s top traders. Ian Taylor, Chief Executive of Vitol, warned that “it could take a yea...
Posted: July 25, 2016, 1:36 am
Rosenblatt Solicitors, the City law firm, today announced that its Corporate Team has enjoyed a record period of M&A and private equity transactions. The team, led by partner and Head of Corporate Tom Ferns, has worked on a significant number of p...
Posted: July 25, 2016, 12:34 am
Omers Private Equity, which has invested in companies including cinema chain Vue and direct lender Hayfin Capital Management, has promoted London-based Martin Le Huray and Jonathan Mussellwhite to become co-heads of Omers Private Equity in Europe.
Posted: July 24, 2016, 11:25 pm
Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) will start marketing a new corporate buyout fund of $5 billion to $8 billion, its first such fund since the 2008 financial crisis, according to a source familiar with the matter. Goldman hoped to raise about $500 mil...
Posted: July 24, 2016, 8:27 pm
RYE BROOK, New York, July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NYPPEX, a technology-driven financial services company that provides secondary private equity market liquidity, has just released its 2016 Midyear Secondary Private Equity Market Trends and Valuat...
Posted: July 24, 2016, 5:14 pm
CreditEase Group, which runs a wealth manager and peer-to-peer lender Yirendai Ltd., is seeking to raise $200 million for a global private equity fund as Chinese individuals step up investing abroad. The fund allows people on the mainland to tap a...
Posted: July 24, 2016, 2:48 pm
South Africa is not backing its entrepreneurs, says the boss of sub-Saharan Africa's largest private equity fund, Stuart MacKenzie. MacKenzie is the CEO of Ethos Private Equity, which is listing Ethos Capital on the JSE next month to raise money f...
Posted: July 24, 2016, 1:31 pm
In 2007, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. raised one of the biggest private-equity funds ever. Nine years later, it is readying a sequel more tailored for the times. Goldman soon will begin marketing a new corporate-buyout fund of between $5 billion and $...
Posted: July 22, 2016, 8:48 am
Send us tips, suggestions and complaints: EnergyJournal@wsj.com Sign up for this newsletter:http://on.wsj.com/EnergyJournalSignup PRIVATE-EQUITY BUYERS RETURN TO OIL PATCH Ryan Dezember reports that private-equity firms are beginning to pump money...
Posted: July 20, 2016, 10:54 pm
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