Hellman & Friedman (H&F) and Blackstone's proposed buyout of listed online listings company Scout24 has not reached the minimum acceptance threshold of at least 50% of all Scout24 shares plus one share.
B2B growth technology investor held a first close for the fund in 2020, raising more than EUR 100m
Family office ATHOS is co-investing in the deal, which sees the Swiss drug autoinjector group exit EQT VIII
Houlihan Lokey will advise on auction for the Italian Italian bicycle manufacturer
Head of private equity Christophe de Dardel takes up the role after 22 years with the Swiss asset manager