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    1. February 3, 2016

      Bain and TPG join suitors for Yahoo unit

      Bain and TPG are among several private equity firms weighing potential approaches for Yahoo’s core internet business,...

    2. January 4, 2016

      PAG raises $3.6bn for Asian buyout fund

      Shan Weijian, the former TPG executive who now leads private equity firm PAG, has raised $3.6bn for his second Asian...

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      The film industry has had to contend with an array of new entertainment options and th...
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    1. December 11, 2015

      Salim Group looks to raise $1bn as targets acquisitions

      Indonesia’s Salim Group, which is backed by tycoon Anthoni Salim, is set to raise $1bn through a consortium of private...

    2. December 11, 2015

      Fosun International shares suspended amid chairman mystery

      Fosun International, one of China’s most internationally acquisitive firms, has suspended trading in Hong Kong in the...

    3. November 18, 2015

      Activist investors target shadow bank lenders

      Activists are targeting a type of lender within the shadow banking system that focus on midsized US companies, as their...

    4. October 28, 2015

      TPG names former Goldman executive as co-chief executive

      TPG has appointed former Goldman Sachs president Jon Winkelried as its co-chief executive alongside the US private...

    5. October 28, 2015

      CICC: making it, not faking it

      In China, fakery knows few limits — as Goldman Sachs has found out. Wary of this, perhaps, China International Capital...

    6. October 1, 2015

      Healthcare junk bonds sting investors

      Investors and funds are experiencing a stinging sensation after piling into junk bonds issued by a number of healthcare...

    7. September 28, 2015

      BDCs: not developing

      Two out of three ain’t bad. A trio of complaints about banks come out of the financial crisis: too big, too levered,...

    8. September 14, 2015

      Poundworld tills ring up record profits

      Poundworld, the discount retailer controlled by buyout group TPG, has reported record profits as it confirmed it was on...

    9. September 11, 2015

      Blow to Yahoo as chief marketing officer quits

      Yahoo’s chief marketing officer is leaving the company for a role at a Hollywood studio in another blow to the Silicon...

    10. September 2, 2015

      Tanium funding points to $3.5bn valuation

      Tanium, a cyber security start-up, is raising $120m and more than doubling its valuation in just five months, as...

    11. August 12, 2015

      FIS buys SunGard for $9.1bn to undo ‘club’ deal

      Fidelity National Information Services, a technology provider to banks and insurers, is buying SunGard Data Systems for...

    12. August 9, 2015

      Junior creditors close to taking control at Oncor

      An agreement giving junior creditors control of Oncor, the regulated US utility that is part of Energy Futures...

    13. August 4, 2015

      Debt-laden Neiman Marcus readies for IPO

      Neiman Marcus, the venerable US luxury department store, has fired the starting gun on an initial public offering as...

    14. August 4, 2015

      China will need to rely on intermediaries to succeed in Hollywood

      Last week Relativity Media, a Hollywood film studio, filed for bankruptcy protection. But even before its fall from...

    15. August 3, 2015

      Cyber security start-up Zscaler nets $100m in round led by TPG

      Cloud security group Zscaler is joining the ranks of cyber security start-ups raising large sums, as private market...

    16. July 2, 2015

      Fosun bets on European property with Resolution venture

      Fosun, the private conglomerate run by the man dubbed “China’s Warren Buffett”, has taken a big step into the European...

    17. June 30, 2015

      Mick Davis is ready to make a contrarian bet on thermal coal

      Mick Davis, former chief executive of Xstrata, knows coal. By the time Xstrata was sold to Glencore in 2013, Mr Davis...

    18. June 17, 2015

      TPG to invest up to $1bn in Africa with Satya Capital

      TPG, one of the world’s biggest private equity houses, is making its first foray into Africa as it prepares to invest...

    19. June 4, 2015

      J Crew in stormy waters as losses deepen

      J Crew is sailing in stormy waters, as some of its female customers question a shift in styling away from its more...

    20. May 18, 2015

      Endo to buy Par from TPG Capital in $8bn cash-and-shares deal

      Endo is set to buy US drugmaker Par from private equity firm TPG Capital for $8.05bn in cash and shares, the latest...

    21. May 14, 2015

      US buyout group TPG snaps up UK discounter Poundworld

      Private equity group TPG has acquired Poundworld, the pound store operator, for about £150m in cash, highlighting the...

    22. May 12, 2015

      SunGard listing shows buyout companies scraping bottom of the barrel

      Ten years after SunGard Data Systems was bought by seven private equity groups for $11.4bn just as the buyout boom was...

    23. April 27, 2015

      Contortions are required for Cirque du Soleil to keep its magic

      When it comes to management challenges, fish fingers and circuses are at opposite extremes: one product is the acme of...

    24. FT Alphaville

      April 21, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Gazprom is next in the pipeline for Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s competition...

    25. April 20, 2015

      Cirque du Soleil grabbed by US and Chinese investors

      The acrobats of Cirque du Soleil have been bought by TPG Capital and Fosun, the Chinese conglomerate, in a deal that...

    26. April 9, 2015

      LinkedIn buys Lynda.com for about $1.5bn

      LinkedIn is to acquire the online learning business Lynda.com for about $1.5bn, as the social network expands offerings...

    27. March 18, 2015

      China’s Huayi Brothers deepens Hollywood ties

      China’s largest privately run film production company, Huayi Brothers Media, says it has reached a deal to finance,...

    28. March 16, 2015

      Leonard Green and TPG in $4bn deal for Life Time Fitness

      Life Time Fitness has agreed to be sold to private equity groups Leonard Green & Partners and TPG in a transaction...

    29. March 11, 2015

      Univision IPO may end a period buyout firms want to forget

      In 2007, Univision was acquired by a consortium of private equity investors in a highly leveraged deal worth more than...

    30. February 17, 2015

      Battle over carcass of Energy Future Holdings heats up

      A battle between creditors of Energy Future Holdings, the Texas electricity company that was the largest ever leveraged...

    31. February 2, 2015

      Towergate tussle continues

      The battle for Towergate is set to continue even after the insurance broker’s directors reached a debt-restructuring...

    32. January 23, 2015

      Box secures $1.7bn valuation in IPO

      Box, the cloud storage company that abandoned plans to float last summer, successfully made its way to market on...

    33. January 18, 2015

      TPG raises initial $5bn for latest buyout fund

      TPG Capital is poised to announce it has raised an initial $5bn for its latest buyout fund, securing backing from...

    34. January 15, 2015

      Caesars unit files for bankruptcy protection

      Caesars Entertainment placed its operating unit into Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Chicago on Thursday as the...

    35. January 7, 2015

      Caesars owners seek way out of gambling debt

      When Apollo Global Management and TPG Capital paid almost $30bn for the operator of Las Vegas casinos including Caesars...

    36. January 5, 2015

      China’s M&A mission to reach for the stars

      In 2010, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the storied Hollywood studio behind classics from The Wizard of Oz and James Bond to The...

    37. December 22, 2014

      Caesars deal boosts assets before bankruptcy

      Two listed units of Caesars Entertainment, the troubled casino and resort company, are combining in an attempt to build...

    38. FT Alphaville

      December 18, 2014

      Caesars: Et tu, 1st lien?

      One of our favorite themes is the lengths to which shareholders will go to expropriate value from creditors. In March...

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