Mergers & Acquisitions talks to Riverside Co.s' Pam Hendrickson about the election from a PE perspective. Sun Life buys a majority stake in Crescent. Adidas is reportedly looking to sell Reebok. HarbourVest and Summit make education technology deals.
LLR Partners raises sixth fund. Popular VDR provider Datasite is being acquired by CapVest. ConocoPhillips buys rival Concho Resources. PE News from Kainos and Thoma Bravo. Mergers and Acquisitions seeks nominations for the 2021 Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A.
PE fundraising holds strong in the third quarter with BC, Long Ridge and Levine Leichtman raising new funds. Ardian takes stake in hand sanitizer chemicals maker to help fight Covid-19. LLR buys investment analytics provider.
GI Partners closes first fund to invest in data centers, as the pandemic underlies the importance of data infrastructure. GM takes stake in Nikola to partner on producing electric pickup trucks. PE news from Silver Lake, Apax and Levine Leichtman. Bofa invests in three Black-owned banks.
Former KKR executive Jim Momtazee launches a private equity firm focused on healthcare, leveraging interest in the sector due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Sanofi buys biotech company Principia. Bayer invests in two therapeutic developers. Levine Leichtman-backed Capsa Healthcare makes add-on.