Rothschild is reported to have been mandated with the sale the 25% holding of billionaire August von Finck in international construction group Hochtief. Strategic as well as financial investors are said to have already approached the French investment bank. Previously the privately held 25% stake in the listed Hochtief group had been regarded as a deterrent against unfriendly takeovers.
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