• HCS Capital Deploys $1MM into Growing RegTech Opportunity, Ceptinel

    22 days ago - By Venture Beat

    PRESS RELEASE: MIAMI--May 3, 2018- HCS Capital Partners a Miami based Private Equity and operating firm, announced today it has completed a $1mm initial investment in Ceptinel LLC. This investment represents HCS‘s third investment of 2018, having already completed a $4mm USD investment in F...
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  • Richard Branson takes first step into private equity with $600 million fund

    Richard Branson takes first step into private equity with $600 million fund

    22 days ago - By CNBC

    The billionaire's fund will focus on U.S. and European firms.
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  • Billionaire Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game

    Billionaire Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson is entering private equity for the first time.
    He has partnered with $2 billion London-based firm Metric Capital to invest in consumer businesses.
    Branson is reportedly aiming to raise as much as $500 million from institutional investors around the world with the intention of pursuing "consumer deals of up to €2bn in enterprise value."
    Richard Branson, the billionaire entrepreneur is getting into the private equity business, partnering with $2 billion London-based firm Metric Capital to invest in consumer businesses.
    Branson, the founder of the...
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  • Billionaire Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game

    Billionaire Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson is entering private equity for the first time.
    He has partnered with $2 billion London-based firm Metric Capital to invest in consumer businesses.
    Branson is reportedly aiming to raise as much as $500 million from institutional investors around the world with the intention of pursuing "consumer deals of up to €2bn in enterprise value."
    Richard Branson, the billionaire entrepreneur is getting into the private equity business, partnering with $2 billion London-based firm Metric Capital to invest in consumer businesses.
    Branson, the founder of the...
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  • Richard Branson to help run $500m private equity fund

    22 days ago - By eFinancial News

    Billionaire businessman will be general partner in a new fund being launched by Metric Capital Partners
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  • Richard Branson Enters a New Frontier: Private Equity

    22 days ago - By Fortune

    Virgin Group founder Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game, becoming a star partner at a new fund managed by London-based Metric Capital.
    As reported by the Financial Times , the fund will try to raise EUR500 million from institutional investors in order to scoop up consumer businesses.
    According to the article, the fund will target companies-in areas such as luxury goods and food and beverage-where association with Branson will “give the company the potential to grow faster than it would do with anyone else.”
    Buyout funds have recently been raising record-breaking...
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