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A private equity firm has walked away from negations to acquire a listed technology company with the company holding out for an increase over a second non-binding indicative offer at $875 million.

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A global private equity buyout firm has increased its stake in a Sydney-based ASX-listed software company.

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A mid-market private equity firm has invested in an IT consultancy that specialises in introducing artificial intelligence and automation to business processes.

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A record $32 million seed-funding round is backing the development of a complete digital banking back-office system.

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An impact venture capital firm has raised more than $45 million for its third fund.

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A US-based global buyout firm has made a revised $1.9 billion bid for Australia's leading funerals business.

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One of Australia's leading private equity firms is fundraising for a very different new strategy.

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Overall private capital activity in New Zealand reached a record level in 2022 boosted by some large buyout deals but deals and values were down across some key stages.

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The volume of private capital available for investing in Australian businesses has grown strongly despite rising interest rates.

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New Zealand's largest venture capital firm has raised a $NZ202 million growth fund despite challenging fundraising conditions.

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An Australian fast-food company owned by a Hong Kong-based private equity firm has made a bolt-on addition of a family-owned barbequed foods business.

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A Brisbane-based online corporate training business has raised undisclosed new capital that values the business at around $3.5 billion.

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Federal government funding has been committed to a billion dollar-plus private equity fund that includes emissions reduction in its mandate.

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A UK-based mid-market private equity firm has backed a Melbourne investee company in making two acquisitions in the waste management services sector.

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An Australian company seeking to develop drugs that will ease neuropsychiatric conditions has received support from a global pharmacology business.

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$500 million is being sought for a fund which will acquire farmland for crop production and biodiversity improvement.

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A senior executive team member of the Future Fund has left, the third in the last year.

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A private equity firm is supporting a zero-premium bid for a listed retailer in which it remains the largest shareholder.

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A prestige car reselling business has been exited to a Japanese global conglomerate.

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The chief executive of New Zealand's sovereign wealth fund, New Zealand Super, is to step down at the end of the year.

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