Hellman & Friedman, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co and Australian Cochlear Ltd have teamed up in a bid for the hearing aids business being sold by Siemens AG. Other interested bidders are said to include Bain Capital, Cinven, and Permira, with bids due at the end of February.
New York State Common Retirement Fund (NYSCRF) has committed $400m to secondary special situations and new private lending investments in Asia-Pacific, according to documents seen by Unquote.
Fund completed its first deal, backing Poland-based household cleaning products manufacturer Clovin
BD-Capital is a recently established private equity firm targeting European mid-market businesses
GPs invest in the business alongside the founder Barbier and the management team led by Maderay