October 26, 2020

Destination of the week

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Destinations You Should Visit in 2019 By Lori Zaino From The Points Guy TPG staffers are avid travelers, and we’re always on the hunt for the next hot destination. To help you plan next year’s travels, we put together a list of the 12 best places to visit in 2019 — a trip for every month […]

Cayman Islands: Carey Olsen advises SVP on acquisition of Vita Group

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A cross-jurisdictional Carey Olsen team has advised Strategic Value Partners (SVP) in its acquisition of Vita Group from TPG. The UK-based Vita Group, which had been owned by TPG since 2005, develops, manufactures and markets flexible polyurethane, Talalay latex and flooring products to customers across Europe, the US and China. It operates 37 sites in […]

TPG’s past dealings with Myer offer some insight into Fairfax offer [Cayman Islands involved]

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By Ian Verrender From ABC Net News Au Fairfax Media publishes some of the nation’s most recognisable mastheads Whenever unabashed greed and large sums of money collide, controversy is sure to follow. In the secretive world of private equity funds, specialist takeover vehicles that grew out of the 1990s recession and reached their zenith in […]

Private Equity bigwigs bask in Caribbean Billions

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By Pitch Book From Value Walk For some of the biggest names in private equity, nothing sounds better during the holiday season than a Caribbean vacation. Just ask TPG, KKR and Bain Capital, all of which were recently involved in massive deals dedicated to staying and playing in the tropics. First up: Pace Holdings (NASDAQ: […]

ATO seeks tax, penalties from Myer float

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The Australian Tax Office wants private equity entities based in Luxembourg and the Cayman Islands to stump up $738 million for tax, penalties and interest after they reaped $1.5 billion from the 2009 float of the Myer retail chain. While the Myer float has been a sobering experience for those who paid $4.10 a share […]