Bedford Funding Raises New $1 Billion Fund

Bedford Funding Raises New $1 Billion Fund

Bedford Funding, a private equity firm specializing in information technology investment opportunities in the Human Capital Management and Healthcare IT markets, has raised $1 billion for its second fund, Bedford Funding II. “The fragmented and rapidly consolidating IT marketplace continues to offer attractive special situation opportunities, and, we believe, our investment strategy and longer-term operating […]

Trivest Closes Fifth Private Equity Fund Above Target

Trivest Closes Fifth Private Equity Fund Above Target

Trivest Partners has held a final closing of Trivest Fund V with $415 million of total equity capital commitments, $90 million above its original target of $325 million. Fund V will continue to execute Trivest’s strategy of acquiring growing and profitable founder or family-owned businesses in North America with a preference for companies located in […]

Harvest Partners Has Final Close at $1.1 Billion

Harvest Partners Has Final Close at $1.1 Billion

Harvest Partners has held a final closing on its latest fund, Harvest Partners VI, L.P., at $1.1 billion. Harvest’s previous fund, Harvest Partners V, L.P., closed in 2007 at $816 million. HP VI will continue the firm’s 31 year history of partnering with management teams to invest in North American companies in the business and […]

Behrman Capital Forms New Investment Partnership to Address Diverse Investor Interests

Behrman Capital Forms New Investment Partnership to Address Diverse Investor Interests

Behrman Capital has announced the formation of Behrman Capital PEP L.P. (“PEP”), a $1 billion, six-year investment partnership that was formed primarily to acquire the five remaining portfolio companies in Behrman Capital III (“Fund III”). The transaction provided immediate and full liquidity to all of the 2000-vintage fund’s limited partners. At the same time, PEP […]

Intervale Capital Closes Second Fund at $376 Million

Intervale Capital Closes Second Fund at $376 Million

Intervale Capital has held a final closing of its second fund with capital commitments of $376 million, exceeding its target of $325 million and investor demand for the fund exceeded the $350 million cap on limited partner commitments. Fund II will employ the same approach as the firm’s first fund: executing privately negotiated, control investments in […]

Gridiron Capital Beats Target, Closes Fund 2 at $425 Million

Gridiron Capital Beats Target, Closes Fund 2 at $425 Million

Gridiron Capital has held a final close of its second fund, Gridiron Capital Fund II, LP (“GCF II”) with $425 million in total capital commitments, $25 million above its original target of $400 million. GCF II raised capital in Europe, North America and Asia with a cross section of limited partners, including endowments and foundations, […]

Catalyst Investors Has Final Close on Fund 3

Catalyst Investors Has Final Close on Fund 3

Catalyst Investors has held a final closing of the firm’s third fund, Catalyst Investors III, LP, with total commitments of $213 million – the firm’s largest fund to date.  As with earlier funds, Catalyst will invest in high-growth, lower middle-market cloud computing, wireless infrastructure and digital media companies. “Catalyst’s cohesive team, proven track record, cogent […]

Linsalata Has Final Close at $427 Million

Linsalata Has Final Close at $427 Million

Linsalata Capital Partners has raised $427 million in equity capital for its latest buyout fund, Linsalata Capital Partners Fund VI, L.P. (“LinCap VI”). The fund held its final close on June 20, 2012, exceeding its target of $425 million. With the closing of this latest fund Linsalata Capital Partners has raised more than $1.3 billion […]

Burrill & Company Has Second Close of Fund 4

Burrill & Company Has Second Close of Fund 4

Burrill & Company has held a second close of its Burrill Capital Fund IV, L.P., bringing the aggregate capital commitments to $505 million. The fund will invest globally in the life sciences, including early- to late-stage investments in therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices, healthcare delivery, wellness, and digital health. “We are pleased that our new fund […]

Bowside Has Final Close on Fund 2

Bowside Has Final Close on Fund 2

Bowside Capital has held a final closing for Bowside Capital Fund II, L.P., a fund specializing in the US private equity, small capitalization market. Bowside Capital has already completed a number of investments from Bowside II and is actively seeking new secondary and co-investment opportunities. “When we launched our prior fund in 2009, much of […]