According to UK press reports, Blackstone is in talks to take-private IT services provider Atos Origin, currently listed on Euronext Paris' Compartment A.
Vehicle is expected to hold a final close in March 2020, Unquote understands
Merger of German and Dutch peers will result in a client base of 3,500 companies
Fund's predecessor, BlackFin Financial Services Fund II, closed on €400m in 2016
GP will support the Munich-based software company's growth by broadening its product offering