Corporate venture capital has always been dubiously titled ‘dumb money’, supposedly less interested in financial performance and only willing to make bets on strategically aligned startups. CVC investing, however, has grown significantly...Show More Summary
(CAMDEN, N.J.) — Campbell Soup Co. is selling its European simple meals business to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners for 400 million euros ($542 million). The deal includes Campbell’s national brands of soups, sauces and simple...Show More Summary
Buyer is CVC Capital Partners; price undisclosed.
By Chris Katje: The old adage goes, "You don't know what you got 'til it's gone." This seemed to prove true for cosmetics company Revlon (REV). The company reacquired The Colomer Group, which had sold to CVC Capital over 13 years ago. Show More Summary
Transaction reunites Revlon with its former professional products division, which the beauty products company sold to CVC Capital Partners in 2000 for about $315 million.
Revlon Inc. agreed to buy the Colomer Group for about $660 million in cash from CVC Capital Partners to bolster its offerings to professional salon customers. The acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter, New York-based Revlon said today in a statement. Show More Summary
Formula 1 owners CVC Capital Partners will "continue to monitor developments" after Bernie Ecclestone was officially indicted by German prosecutors on Wednesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Buyout firm CVC Capital Partners Ltd has raised more than the 10.5 billion euros ($13.7 billion) it can accept for its latest flagship fund in just six months and will have to turn down money, a person familiar with the matter said...
Watching the moves of activist hedge fund managers can give onlookers up-to-date information on how an investment firm is committing its capital, and it pays to keep a close eye on a fund’s SEC disclosures; discover the secrets of piggyback investing here. The move Billionaire Mario Gabelli disclosed a 19.1mm position in Cablevision Systems Corporation [...]
Controversial Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone is facing bribery charges from German prosecutors. The long-rumored indictments stem from the 2006 sale of the racing series from Germany's Bayern LB bank to CVC Capital partners. TheShow More Summary
LONDON -- Betfair Group saw its share price fall over 6.5% in early trade this morning, with more than 60 pence knocked off its closing price of 895 pence yesterday, after it reported that takeover discussions with CVC Capital Partners,...Show More Summary
Online gambling company Betfair just turned down a bid worth $1.38 billion from CVC Capital Partners. We first saw the news over on The Next Web. CVC Capital Partners, the private equity firm that happens to be the largest shareholder in the Formula One Group, made an offer of 880 pence per share, valuing Betfair at around $1.4 billion. Show More Summary
Internet betting exchange Betfair has today rejected an initial bid from CVC Capital Partners, a private equity firm that owns the Formula One Group, on the basis that it undervalued the publicly-listed... Keep reading ?
After last year’s mishaps in Australia, things are looking up for private-equity firm CVC Capital Partners in Asia as it prepares to exit a major investment in Indonesia.
The private equity group CVC Capital Partners is leading the sale of a 40 percent stake in Indonesia's Matahari Department Store that is expected to raise up to $1.36 billion, according to a term sheet.
KUALA LUMPUR/HONG KONG (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and PT Multipolar Tbk launched on Monday an up to $1.36 billion offering of shares in retailer PT Matahari Department Store, seeking to benefit from growing investor appetite for consumer stocks i...
CVC Capital Partners, a European private equity firm, has tapped the former chief executive of Lloyds Banking Group, Eric Daniels, to be a senior adviser for its banking team.
European private-equity firm CVC Capital Partners Ltd. and Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC have raised a combined US$289 million by selling shares in Hong Kong-listed U.S. luggage maker Samsonite International SA, according to a term sheet seen by Dow Jones Newswires on Monday.
European private-equity firm CVC Capital Partners is considering bidding for a majority stake in SPi Global Holdings, the business outsourcing unit of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co., in a deal worth over $300 million, a person with knowledge of the deal said Friday.
The European private equity firm has agreed to buy the Italian credit data and business intelligence company Cerved from two rival private equity firms, Bain Capital and Clessidra.