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Local firms lead $100m global ed-tech investment  ·  Potential bid target refuses to provide information  ·  Local commitments boost New Zealand venture raising  ·  $20m exit doubles valuation of three years ago  ·  Venture investment backed by four super funds  ·  $8m backing for video testimonials platform  ·  Technology private equity firm raises $635m  ·  Mining technolgy company exited in offshore trade sale  ·  Venture backing for online manager training  ·  Sovereign wealth fund promotes private markets head  ·  Blackstone takes control of casinos company in $8.9bn deal  ·  Mid-market manager targeting $800m fund  ·  Sydney firm increases New Zealand healthcare stake  ·  Sovereign wealth fund maintains high private equity allocation  ·  Power company’s demerger to be blocked  ·  Investee companies to be combined in $450m deal  ·  Growth capital firm makes key addition to retail platform  ·  Turnaround specialist closes fund at $750m  ·  Super fund to invest $13bn in private equity  ·  Record $530m to be paid for Sydney hotel  ·  $65m backs growth for e-commerce fufilment tech  ·  Global buyout firm drops interest in $16bn company  ·  Auckland firm exits healthcare business  ·  Shareholders vote in favour of $8.9bn casinos acquisition  ·  Japanese firms to acquire forestry assets manager  ·  Investors working on an offer for listed company  ·  $20m to expand digital twin tech in the US  ·  $1.16bn offer for tech company withdrawn within hours  ·  UK backing for New Zealand tradie platform  ·  Deep-tech firm backs drone delivery

Private Equity and Venture Capital News

Blackstone takes control of casinos company in $8.9bn deal

Blackstone has taken control of casinos operator Crown Resorts with the closure of its $8.9 billion acquisition of just over 90% of the company's shares.

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Sovereign wealth fund promotes private markets head

The Future Fund has promoted its head of private markets, Alicia Gregory, to joint deputy chief investment officer status in a management restructure following the sudden departure of the sovereign wealth fund's chief investment officer.

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New agri-tech fund achieves $21m first close

A new Brisbane-based agri-tech venture fund has achieved a $21 million first close.

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Fund will encourage academics to take commercialisation risks

A fund set up in Victoria will encourage academics to take commercialisation risks with their research.

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$4.2m invested to expand ‘Uber for drones’

Investors have provided $4.2 million to expand a technology company that describes its service as "Uber for drones".

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Venture backing for manager training program

Venture funding has been provided for a start-up that has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) driven program for training managers in an online classroom.

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Latest Issue

Australian Private Equity & Venture Capital Journal

May 2022, Year 31 Issue No. 329
  • Ninth bid in battle for ASX-listed company
  • Japanese firms to acquire forestry assets manager
  • Global buyout firm drops interest in $16bn company
  • And over 20+ more stories...

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