Patria Investments and Moneda Combine to create private equity, infrastructure and credit investment platform in Latin America

Patria Investments is to combine with Moneda Asset Management, an asset manager headquartered in Chile. The merger will create an investment platform in Latin America, with $25.9 billion in assets under management focused on private equity, infrastructure and credit investments in the region. The combination will enhance Patria’s product offering by adding the largest credit […]

Babylon Holdings to merge with Akuri Global Acquisition Corp

Babylon Holdings Limited (Babylon) and Alkuri Global Acquisition Corp (Alkuri Global), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Upon closing of the transaction, the combined company will operate as Babylon and plans to trade on Nasdaq under the new symbol “BBLN”. The transaction reflects an initial […]

Big pharma and private equity seek healthy returns in Europe’s east

In the race to supply vaccines to end the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. drug developer Novavax turned to emerging Europe to speed up production with a pair of deals that endorsed a growing trend for consolidation in the region. As part of a doubling in merger activity, buoyed by a combination of private equity and big […]