Mixed sentiments in Berlin at the annual SuperReturn PE conference

In spite of unprecedented times in the global private equity market, LP and GP senior executives at the annual Super Return international private equity conference say the industry will survive and provide good investment returns relative to other asset classes.

Private Equity firms still have the appetite for taking over public companies

This week's announcement that Apollo Global Management will acquire ADT Corporation could be the first of many given the current high levels of "dry powder" being calculated.

Asahi Group says “cheers” to Peroni & Grolsch

A consequence of AB InBev’s ongoing proposed USD 131bn takeover of SABMiller was that some of the SABMiller businesses should be sold off in order to satisfy regulatory requirements and allow the deal to close.

As the Year of the Goat draws to a close, China butts its way in to the headlines with some very noteworthy deals!

The Chinese Year of the Goat is drawing to a close, with the Year of the Monkey starting on February 8th. The last couple of weeks have seen Chinese companies butting their way on to the front of the world’s financial press with some pretty impressive takeover bids for foreign entities.