Private equity firms, including General Atlantic Partners, Actis Capital, Baring Private Equity Partners Asia and Apax Partners, are reportedly in talks with the principal owners of Credit Analysis and Research Ltd. CARE's top three shareholders are seeking to divest a 32% to 38% stake in the credit ratings company.
Private equity funds Carlyle Group LP and KKR & Co are in discussion to purchase troubled Brazil-based medical services provider Fleury SA in a deal worth BRL2.9 billion ($1.2 billion), according to three sources familiar with the matter.
Software company Dealertrack Technologies will buy out online marketing and sales provider Dealer.com for $1 billion. Dealertrack will pay $620 million in cash and $373 million in stock.
CVC Capital Partners and Apax Partners LLP show promising results as one of the top buyout firms in Europe.
KKR & Co. confirmed departure of one of its executives, Nicolas Cattelain while Apax Partners LLP refused to comment on said departure of its executive, Massimiliano Belingheri.
Apax Partners LLP has lost or terminated more than half of its senior dealmakers over the past five years, a high level of turnover.