Last month Germany’s former finance minister Peer Steinbrueck advocated a tough stance on private equity, saying banks should be banned from lending to private equity funds.
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French homeware chain expanded through an aggressive marketing campaign, cost-cutting measures and by outsourcing production
Group renews both senior and mezzanine facilities, put in place with the original deal in 2012
Spanish funds-of-funds manager also launches a secondaries-focused vehicle