Saint-Gobain’s sale of Jewson, its UK supplier of timber and building materials, have seen a series of large-cap sponsor advance to the second round of bids. Apollo, CVC, HIG and TDR are among those in the auction, with binding offers coming up at the end of November, four sources familiar with the matter said.
Multi-family office has seen strong appetite, with investor base growing since 2016 to more than 90 family offices, Meiping Yap told Unquote
Sponsor deploys Permira VIII to ride new wave of take-privates; Blackstone commits GBP 200m in financing for UK-based CRO
Sponsor acquired the public software group in July 2017 via the same-year vintage Partners Group Global Value 2017
EQT and Cinven seen as bellweather for funds to reassess options for listed assets trading underwater