Kaupthing Pricipal Investments has teamed up with Robert Tchenguiz to launch a rival bid for AIM-listed restaurant chain La Tasca. Earlier this week, Blackstone through its Tragus portfolio company offered £96m for La Tasca. Tragus is the name behind the Cafe Rouge and Bella Italia restaurant chains.
Asset manager plans expansion into PE GP-leds, bolstering its existing real estate secondaries strategy
Sale to Australian travel agency Flight Centre marks the 13th exit for the GP’s 2010 buyout fund
UK small-cap sponsor could return to market for its next GBP 125m fund at the end of 2023
France-headquartered GP stakes investor is seeking to support sponsors as they become multi-strategy managers, co-founder Dominique Gaillard tells Unquote