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    1. June 21, 2015

      Terra Firma breaks with private equity norm on fees

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, will charge its backers fees only on the money it has invested...

    2. April 17, 2015

      Week in Review, April 18

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. India on collision course with...

    1. April 15, 2015

      Guy Hands weighs bid for LA Fitness chain

      Guy Hands is throwing his hat into the ring in the bidding for LA Fitness, pitting his private equity firm against Pure Gym...

    2. April 5, 2015

      Guy Hands attacks Tory stance on wind farms

      Guy Hands, one of the best-known figures in the City of London, says a Labour-Scottish National party majority would be the...

    3. February 8, 2015

      Guy Hands in €1bn Terra Firma reboot

      Terra Firma, the British private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is to radically change its approach to investment and...

    4. February 8, 2015

      Guy Hands signals fresh approach for Terra Firma

      Some old-school music company executives are said to have “magic ears”, being able to spot the perfect sound and detect the...

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      February 2, 2015

      Guy, who lost billions on music, can't count Greece's GDP

      Terra Firma’s Guy Hands engaging in some macro tourism today: It is true Greek gross domestic product has fallen by 25...

    6. January 8, 2015

      City Insider: Santander mandate for Orcel

      Andrea Orcel: Spanish steps A bright start to the year for the equity bankers at UBS and Goldman Sachs. Much to the...

    7. December 15, 2014

      Terra Firma eyes exit from flagship green bet Infinis

      Guy Hands’ private equity firm Terra Firma is exploring a sale of its 68.6 per cent stake in Infinis Energy, the renewable...

    8. November 23, 2014

      Terra Firma appoints adviser to consider Four Seasons’ future

      Terra Firma, Guy Hands’ private equity firm, has appointed Blackstone to advise on options for Four Seasons Health Care...

    9. October 17, 2014

      City Insider: Guy Hands is on the hunt

      Guy Hands: Animal instincts Animal-mad Guy Hands is looking for a new communications director, one of the toughest jobs in...

    10. September 8, 2014

      Finance directors feel the heat after buyout deals

      The tenure of UK finance directors working for private equity owners is on average 17 per cent shorter than the tenure of...

    11. March 7, 2014

      Hands switches EMI legal battle to London

      Guy Hands has unexpectedly agreed to transfer his long running lawsuit against Citigroup, over his firm’s ill-fated £4.2bn...

    12. February 14, 2014

      Week in Review, February 15

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. BNP Paribas allots $1.1bn for US...

    13. February 12, 2014

      Hands’ sacking of star manager raises $2bn green fund doubts

      Guy Hands’ decision to sack his star dealmaker in the middle of a crucial fundraising has left investors wondering whether...

    14. January 17, 2014

      Terra Firma appoints new chief of Odeon cinema chain

      Terra Firma, the private equity firm owed by British financier Guy Hands, has appointed a new boss to run Odeon & UCI...

    15. January 8, 2014

      Guy Hands doubles salary pot of Terra Firma staff

      Guy Hands doubled the amount of wages he paid to staff last year in an effort to keep his private equity team intact after...

    16. November 15, 2013

      Calm debut for wind power group Infinis

      Shares in Infinis, the wind power maker owned by private equity group Terra Firma, rose slightly as they traded for the...

    17. November 4, 2013

      Infinis float to value group at up to £930m

      Infinis, the UK renewable power company owned by Guy Hands’ private equity group Terra Firma, has given details of a planned...

    18. October 20, 2013

      Terra Firma launches £1bn float of Infinis

      Guy Hands has launched a £1bn float of Infinis, a British wind power company, in a comeback signal to prospective new...

    19. September 30, 2013

      Terra Firma scraps plans to sell Odeon cinema chain

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, has scrapped plans for a £1bn-plus sale of Odeon & UCI this year...

    20. August 25, 2013

      Guy Hands looks to renewable energy

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is fundraising for a $3bn renewable energy fund, according to...

    21. August 2, 2013

      Terra Firma sells Phoenix Natural Gas to Hastings funds

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is selling Phoenix Natural Gas in Northern Ireland to funds...

    22. July 9, 2013

      Guy Hands revives Deutsche Annington IPO

      Guy Hands, the founder of private equity firm Terra Firma, has revived an attempt to list German property manager Deutsche...

    23. July 3, 2013

      IPOs: thorn in the hand

      There’s nothing like a bit of market volatility to separate the men from the boys. On Wednesday, Japan’s Suntory Beverage...

    24. July 3, 2013

      Guy Hands pulls German property float

      Guy Hands, the British private equity financier, has abandoned the flotation of Germany’s largest residential landlord over...

    25. June 10, 2013

      Private equity group Terra Firma to list Deutsche Annington stake

      Guy Hands, the British private equity financier, has fired the starter gun on taking one of Europe’s largest residential...

    26. May 31, 2013

      US judges overturn Citi’s win over EMI

      Citigroup’s 2010 victory over Guy Hands in a bitter courtroom feud over his ill-fated £4.2bn buyout of EMI has been...

    27. May 12, 2013

      Terra Firma eyes sale or IPO for cinemas

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, has hired advisers to prepare a sale or initial public offering...

    28. February 28, 2013

      Finance: An inequitable divide

      In October 2006 Guy Hands, his advisers at Citigroup and two other banks met in London to discuss a life-transforming plan...

    29. February 22, 2013

      Rich investors fired up by landfill gas

      He has already found success as a purveyor of biscuits and his own line of fine food, but the Prince of Wales is carving out...

    30. February 4, 2013

      Sumitomo gains control of SESW

      Sumitomo Corporation of Japan has become the latest foreign buyer to invest in the UK water and sewerage sector after...

    31. February 3, 2013

      A manager of creative disruption

      Roger Faxon tugs on a pulley to take an eccentric old elevator up to the Tribeca loft apartment he moved into last month...

    32. January 27, 2013

      Hands decries Cameron’s ‘dangerous gamble’

      Guy Hands has become a europhile. Nothing like living in Guernsey by the sea – far from the “tribe” of the City of London –...

    33. January 27, 2013

      Hands to ‘move on’ with fundraiser

      Guy Hands, founder of private equity firm Terra Firma, aims to bolster his plans to raise funds this year by returning €3bn...

    34. January 6, 2013

      Terra Firma eyes revival of Odeon sale

      Terra Firma, the private equity fund founded by Guy Hands, is planning to sell assets this year that are likely to include...

    35. November 19, 2012

      Terra Firma advances on MoD landlord

      Guy Hands, the private equity boss, is set to become one of the UK’s largest landlords after Terra Firma, the buyout group...

    36. October 7, 2012

      Hands in $5bn energy project push

      Terra Firma, the private equity group run by Guy Hands, is to announce plans for a $3bn-$5bn energy infrastructure fund run...

    37. September 5, 2012

      Vivendi/EMI deal hits right notes for bankers

      Barring any further mishaps, EMI – the British music company behind The Beatles, The Sex Pistols and Katy Perry – will...

    38. July 18, 2012

      Universal moves to save EMI deal

      Universal Music has made a sweeping offer to sell parts of EMI to independent record labels, in a last-ditch attempt to...

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