Vitruvian Partners has closed its first fund above target on €925m.
Xange Private Equity has opened an office in Munich to gain access to German companies.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts chief executive Johannes Huth defended the mega-buyout model at Super Return in Munich this morning, after Leon Shahinian, senior investment officer of the California Public Employees Retirement System, revealed the pension fund was upping its exposure to smaller deals.
Vienna Capital Partners has said it does not intend to take over FHB Nyrt, despite increasing its stake in the Hungarian mortgage bank to around ten per cent.
UK waste collection business Biffa has revealed that a consortium, understood to comprise Terra Firma Capital Partners and French industrial group Suez, has dropped out of the takeover battle for the company.
Penta Private Equity has acquired Slovakia’s largest meat processor, Mecom Group.