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SVP looks to become sole owner of Vita Group

Vita Group has been in TPG Capital’s portfolio since 2005.

BlueBay seeks €2.5bn to invest in companies with EBITDA of up to €100m

The fund will underwrite transactions of €30m-€300m and a hold size capability of €30m-€150m.

AIMA releases guidelines for EU data compliance

Firms risk falling foul of tough new data laws that apply to anyone doing business in the EU.

Perfect partners

Sponsored deals are still the dominant form of mid-market private debt fund lending, but non-sponsored growth is matching the general trend.

Sector special

While some sectors dominate European deals, there are major differences between the UK and continental countries.

Deals on the rise

France joins the UK as a major destination for private credit deals but the rest of Europe lags behind.

‘Tis the season to be voting

But whether credit professionals will be jolly depends on coming first in any of our 47 annual awards categories.

In the pipeline

Despite major fundraising this year, 2016 vintages continue to dominate our European fundraising top 10.

London calling

UK and US fund managers are dominant forces in European private debt but Brexit may shift the balance of power.

PDI 2017 awards: Up and running!

Last year you voted in your thousands. This year, we are hoping the eventual tally will be even larger as we launch our biggest-ever PDI awards. See here to get going in our survey – it won’t take long to complete. Twelve months ago, we raised the number of categories by four from 39 to […]