3G Capital in pursuit of Kraft Foods?

Should 3G Capital's reported acquisition of Kraft Foods go ahead it will be interesting to see how the deal is viewed by the US media, given the negative view of private equity that is frequently reported.

P&G’s divestment strategy triggers more speculation

Consumer products giant Procter & Gamble is reportedly considering shedding some of its beauty brands as it seeks to slim down its portfolio to a smaller number of core products.

"Dual tracks" continue to gather pace

Yesterday's announcement of Verisk Analytics successful pursuit of WoodMac represents another PE exit following a dual track process.

Aussie PE firms seem more cautious after a bonzer 2014

After a bumper year for exits in 2014, the puzzle now for Australian and New Zealand private firms is how best to use this cash