Bain Capital

KKR invests in Singapore energy-saving firm in first impact bet
SINGAPORE (Dec 13): KKR & Co. is buying a stake of as much as $45 million in Barghest Building Performance, a Singapore provider of energy saving solutions, in the private equity firm’s first impact investment globally. It’s investing as part of a Series B fundraising for BBP, which helps companies throughout Asia reduce electricity consumption. The company plans to use the funds to ...
GIC said to eye Unilever's margarine unit
LONDON (Oct 20): Unilever has received offers for its margarine and spreads unit from bidders including a consortium of Bain Capital and Clayton Dubilier & Rice, according to people familiar with the situation. A group consisting of Blackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners also made an offer for the underperforming spreads business, valued at around 7 billion euros ...
Fortis Healthcare said to be mulling buyout of RHT Health Trust
(March 27): Fortis Healthcare, India’s second-largest private hospital chain by market value, is weighing a buyout of the Singapore-listed business trust that owns some of its clinics, people with knowledge of the matter said. The New Delhi-based company is considering making an offer for all the units it doesn’t already own in RHT Health Trust, which has a market value of $726 million, ...