Latest News for: Equity dealmaker


Analysts eye more M&A for Britain

The Daily Mail 09 Dec 2023
Wagamama's parent company, The Restaurant Group (TRG), agreed to a £506million buyout by private equity giant Apollo Global Management in mid-October ... Monetary loosening tends to spur dealmaking because it lowers the risk of leveraged buyouts and attracts more capital to the private equity industry.

Family-owned businesses could be an investing opportunity in 2024, says Blackstone's Joseph Baratta

CNBC 04 Dec 2023
Joseph Baratta, Blackstone global head of private equity, joins 'Closing Bell Overtime' to talk the state of dealmaking, top investing opportunities in the New Year and more ... .

Exclusive: France's Mediawan weighs takeover of KKR-backed Leonine –sources

Reuters 28 Nov 2023
KKR could retain a stake in the merged entity, one of the people added, asking not to be named because the talks are private ... Mediawan was founded in 2015 by TV producer Pierre-Antoine Capton, telecoms billionaire Xavier Niel and dealmaker Matthieu Pigasse. KKR and private equity group Atwater Capital also hold minority stakes in Mediawan ... Read Next.

Blackstone and Permira lead $13 bln bid for Adevinta

Reuters 21 Nov 2023
Nov 21 (Reuters) - A private equity consortium including Permira and Blackstone (BX.N) on Tuesday said they plan to acquire eBay-backed online classifieds group Adevinta ASA (ADEA.OL) for about 141 billion Norwegian crowns ($13.1 billion), in one of Europe's biggest buyouts this year.

BluWave’s 2024 Private Equity Market Outlook: The Start of a New Growth Cycle

Hastings Tribune 16 Nov 2023
dealmakers, BluWave predicts the private equity market has bottomed in 2023 and will enter a new growth cycle in 2024 ... Private equity deals completed in 2023 and the first half of 2024 will yield the best returns over the next five-to-eight-year deal cycle, capitalizing on the ...

Billionaire Philanthropists Have Discovered a New Way to Give Away Their Fortunes

New York Observer 10 Nov 2023
“And that’s where I think philanthropic private equity can play a big role.”. The rise of philanthropic private equity and how it works ... A private equity veteran’s “lightbulb moment” ... A former dealmaker at private equity giant Advent International, Davis knows the space like the back of his hand.

Goldman Sachs sees 'less robust' dealmaking in medium term

Reuters 09 Nov 2023
NEW YORK, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs (GS.N) expects dealmaking activity to stay subdued in the medium term as macroeconomic conditions weigh on private equity transactions, an executive said on Wednesday ... Equity markets are feeling confident after the latest Federal Reserve meeting, he said.

Goldman Sachs expects 'less robust' dealmaking in medium term

Daily Sabah 09 Nov 2023
Goldman Sachs sees dealmaking activity to stay muted in the medium term as macroeconomic conditions weigh on private equity transactions, an executive said Wednesday. 'For the med ....

Dechert Report Reveals Private Equity Firms' Resilience and Adaptability Amid Economic Challenges

Longview News-Journal 06 Nov 2023
The 2024 Global Private Equity Outlook provides a view into what�dealmakers need to know as they harvest their holdings and kickstart capital raising to sustain their investment cycles ... "Despite a decline in fundraising and dealmaking coupled with debt becoming costlier and scarcer, private equity marches forward.

Blackford Capital Named to Inc.’s 2023 List of Founder-Friendly Investors

Enid News & Eagle 31 Oct 2023
31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blackford Capital, a leading lower middle market private equity firm, today announced it has been named to Inc.’s 2023 list of Founder-Friendly Investors ... entrepreneurs who have sold to private equity and venture capital firms.

Deutsche Bank's dealmakers are under pressure

The Keene Sentinel 28 Oct 2023
And yet Deutsche Bank’s return on tangible equity came in at just 7 percent, against a 10 percent target set for 2025 ... The so-called origination and advisory business — which works on deals and raises debt and equity finance — displayed a healthy rebound ... equity was 9 percent.

M&A Set to Pick Up in 2024 Despite Ongoing Headwinds

Longview News-Journal 26 Oct 2023
The report identifies four key near-term drivers of dealmaking activity.Abundant Dry Powder. In the near term, major support for dealmaking will come from the abundance of available capital held by sovereign wealth funds, private equity and venture capital investors, and some large companies.Converging Price Expectations.

Dealmaker Optimism Rebounds in Q3 as Private Equity Increases Projects in Portfolio Companies

Hastings Tribune 24 Oct 2023
BluWave, the business builders’ platform that connects the private equity industry with best-in-class talent, industry consultants and service providers, today released its latest quarterly analysis, providing a forward-looking perspective into how U.S. dealmakers are positioning their portfolios over the next six to 18 months.

Blackstone keeps its powder dry after dealmaking slows down

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 Oct 2023
Blackstone fell short of expectations in the third quarter amid a decline in profits from asset sales and amid investors’ caution over committing money to private equity funds ... Investors have become wary about funding private equity firms.

KKR-backed Avendus to tap tech investment banking deals in Southeast Asia

Reuters 17 Oct 2023
MUMBAI, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Indian financial services firm Avendus will start offering investment banking services from Singapore to cash in on an expected technology sector dealmaking boom in the Southeast Asia region ... private equity giant KKR, Avendus is best known in India for ...