Fri, Mar 7 2014
* Majority owned by Goldman Sachs, Blackstone, KKR and TPG Capital
Thu, Mar 6 2014
LONDON, March 6 - Diaverum, a dialysis clinic operator owned by private equity firm Bridgepoint, is set to launch a debt refinancing and is seeking a "portability clause" from its lenders that will allow its loans to remain in place if it is sold, banking sources said on Thursday.
Thu, Feb 27 2014
Feb 27 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday:
Mon, Feb 24 2014
HONG KONG, February 25 - News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending February 21.
FRANKFURT, Feb 24 - The owner of Asklepios Kliniken GmbH is considering a stock market listing for Germany's second-largest private hospitals chain, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Feb 24 - Eli Lilly and Co, one of the biggest U.S. drugmakers, said on Monday it would buy Germany's privately held Lohmann Animal Health for an undisclosed sum in a move to grow its animal vaccine business.
Wed, Feb 19 2014
LONDON, Feb 19 - The sale of a minority stake in French veterinary pharmaceutical firm Ceva Santé Animale will be financed with a leveraged loan of more than 1 billion euros ($1.38 billion), banking sources said on Wednesday.
Tue, Feb 18 2014
HONG KONG, Feb 19 - CITIC Private Equity Funds Management has held talks on its stake in Biosensors International Group Limited, the medical equipment maker said on Wednesday following a report that CITIC was considering a full buyout of the company.
Mon, Feb 17 2014
NEW YORK/SHANGHAI, Feb 17 - Chinese drugmaker Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co Ltd will become the largest shareholder in Chindex International Inc after it and private equity firm TPG said they would take the firm private in a $369 million deal.
Feb 17 - Former AIG boss Maurice "Hank" Greenberg's Starr Investment Holdings LLC said on Monday it had agreed to take over health insurance claims processor MultiPlan Inc in what is by far its biggest private equity investment to date.
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