With the MBO of Barclays Private Equity from its listed parent bank Barclays underway, 2010 is likely to see at least one more spinout. This is the latest in a long line of private equity funds leaving their financial institutions to make their own way in a still-dangerous financial environment. Mareen Goebel gives an overview.
Majority investment from THL Partners sees Verdane retain a minority stake in the Swedish company
GP to acquire majority stake via Fund VIII; German group’s founders to reinvest in the deal
German GP’s new vehicle will be slightly larger than its predecessor, which is set to complete deployment in two years
Italian GP has received EUR 230m in commitments to date for Fund V against a EUR 250m hard-cap