Thursday Dec 5
Thomas H. Lee Partners planning new $3B buyout fund
Thomas H. Lee Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, has notified investors that it plans to raise a new $3 billion fund next year, less than half the amount of its last fundraising effort in 2007, according to Bloomberg News.
New owners for York's Grand Opera House
Ambassador Theatre Group , which counts the Cumberland Street venue among its 40-strong theatre portfolio, has been acquired by US-based Providence Equity Partners.
Providence Equity Partners Reaches Agreement To Become Majority Shareholder In ATG
The Ambassador Theatre Group Ltd today announces that an agreement has been reached for global private equity firm Providence Equity Partners to become a major shareholder in the company, having successfully reached agreement for its seventh fund to purchase a majority share from current investors led by Exponent Private Equity.
Private equity firm takes majority stake in Waterside Theatre owners
The Ambassador Theatre Group, which runs Aylesbury's Waterside Theatre, has unveiled global private equity firm Providence Equity Partners as its new major shareholder.
The Washington Post
Pearson's Mergermarket Bidders Said to Include BC and Advent
Four private-equity firms are in the second round of bidding for Mergermarket Ltd., Pearson Plc's financial-information unit, according to four people with knowledge of the matter.