Cloudera to Go Private in $5.3 Billion Deal
The company is betting that private equity investment will boost its turnaround efforts in the competitive data management software space.
Walmart Offloads 85% Stake in Seiyu to KKR, Rakuten
KKR will acquire 65% of the Japanese retailer and Rakuten will take a 20% share through a newly-created subsidiary.
KKR Sells Epicor Software to CD&R for $4.7B
CD&R has “significant experience investing in the industrial sector, from which most of Epicor’s customer base hails."
KKR to Buy Dutch Vacation Company Roompot
The target’s revenue has fallen during COVID-19 but the company has recently seen a jump in domestic demand.
KKR Makes $750 Million Beauty Bet on Coty
The investment is the first step toward a broader deal under which KKR would acquire 60% of Coty's professional beauty and hair care business.
KKR Earnings Fall 18% in Q4 But Beat Estimates
The firm's assets under management rose 12% in 2019, reflecting growing demand worldwide for private investments.
KKR is Acquiring the Publisher of Business Insider and Bild for $7.7B
Bid is up 40% from late May when talks between the companies were first reported.
KKR Buys Majority Stake in OneStream Software
The company said the deal brings its valuation to $1 billion.
KKR, Bain Set Up Severance Fund For Toys ‘R’ Us Workers
Two hedge funds have declined to participate in the compensation of the former retailers' U.S. workers.
Fiat Sells Auto Parts Unit to Calsonic for $7.1B
The deal will "create a competitive automotive supplier which is extremely well placed among the global Top Ten.”
Carlyle Makes Insurance Move With Sedgwick Buy
In a $6 billion deal, the private-equity firm will replace KKR as the majority owner of Sedgwick, the largest U.S. insurance claims service provider.