Bain Capital

Amazon U.K. Insurance Plan Gives Peter Wood a Rollercoaster Week

Peter Wood was having a great week. Then along came Amazon.<p>The entrepreneur agreed to sell autos-to-pets insurer Esure Group Plc to Bain Capital …

Toys R Us May be Gone, But Its Workers’ Struggle Continues

It was once the biggest toy company in the world. But Toys ‘R’ Us turned off the lights in its remaining stores for the last time this summer, …

Wall Street

ATM maker Diebold is on the block

Diebold Nixdorf, a North Canton, Ohio-based maker and servicer of automated teller machines, has hired Credit Suisse and Evercore to explore a …


Health-IT company Sansoro Health raises $8 million from LRVHealth, Bain Capital Ventures to fund growth - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Katharine Grayson <br>– Senior Reporter, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Aug 14, 2018, 10:45am CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Aug 14, 2018, 11:24am CDT<p>Health-IT …

Health Care

Esure/Bain Capital: motor skills | Financial Times

Sir Peter Wood, the brash UK insurance magnate, once derided investment bankers as “the ultimate parasites,” saying it was “obscene” how much they …

Deutsche Bank

City A.M.

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Business (UK)

Sir Peter Wood makes £360m from esure sale

<b>Entrepreneur Sir Peter Wood is to make £360m from selling his stake in the insurer esure, which is being bought by a private equity company.</b><p>The insurer, which also owns Shelia's Wheels, is being bought for £1.2bn by Bain Capital.<p>Sir Peter, who founded esure, will reinvest £50m into the business and …


Sansoro Health grabs $8 mln Series B

Minneapolis-based <b>Sansoro Health Inc</b>, a provider of data integration for healthcare, has secured $8 million in Series B funding. <b>LRVHealth</b> led the …

Venture Capital

Bain reaches £1.2bn deal to take esure private | Financial Times

The UK insurer esure has reached a deal with the private equity group Bain Capital to go private for £1.2bn.<p>A day after esure revealed talks with …

Car Insurance

UK's esure soars on possible $1.5 billion offer from Bain Capital

(Reuters) - Britain’s esure (ESUR.L) is in advanced talks over a possible 1.17 billion pound ($1.49 billion) bid from Bain Capital Private Equity, the insurance company said on Monday, sending its shares more than 30 percent higher.<p>FILE PHOTO: Logo of Bain Capital is screened at a news conference …


Bain Capital Bids $1.5 Billion for Insurer ESure as Deals Soar

ESure Group Plc has received an unsolicited offer of about 1.17 billion pounds ($1.5 billion) from Bain Capital Private Equity LP as private equity …

Insurance Industry

Insurance baron Sir Peter Wood in line for giant windfall as Esure weighs £1.2bn takeover offer

Insurer Esure is in advanced talks to be taken over by Bain Capital for £1.2bn, putting its millionaire founder in line for a gigantic windfall months after he ruled out a deal.<p>The company's share price shot up more than 30pc on Monday after the US private equity giant proposed buying the motor …


Insurance tycoon Sir Peter Wood looks set for a £350m windfall as Esure faces a sell-off to U.S. private equity suitors

Insurance tycoon Sir Peter Wood looks set for a £360million payday from the sale of Esure to US private equity suitors for nearly £1.2billion.<p>The …

Money (UK)

Insurance tycoon Sir Peter Wood could see his fortune rocket through proposed sale of industry giant esure

Tycoon Sir Peter Wood is set to net a £360million fortune from the proposed sale of car insurance giant esure.<p>The company - which also owns the …

Car Insurance

Bain Capital in advanced talks to take Esure private for £1.2bn | Financial Times

Esure is in advanced talks with private equity group Bain Capital about a possible takeover that would value the UK insurer’s equity at just under …

Car Insurance

Esure shares spike as it says it is 'minded' to accept approach from Bain Capital

Insurer Esure confirmed today that it had received an unsolicited offer from private equity firm Bain Capital which it is "minded" to accept.<p>Esure …

Business (UK)

Britain's esure in talks with Bain Capital for possible 1.17 billion stg offer

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Financial Markets

Compound makes it easy to borrow and lend cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies may be the money of the future, but in comparison to traditional fiat currencies, they lack a mature and diverse ecosystem of financial services.<p>Addressing this is Compound, which launches in September, and wants to bring a functional, liquid money market to several significant …


UnitedHealth in second round of bidding for athenahealth - Dealreporter

According to Dealreporter, UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) is among the second round bidders (includes Bain Capital and TPG) for athenahealth …


Banca Carige says ECB made no reference to possible resolution

© Reuters. Banca Carige says ECB made no reference to possible resolution<p>MILAN (Reuters) - Banca Carige said on Tuesday the European Central Bank had …

European Central Bank

Deval Patrick's private equity problem

Private equity spent much of 2012 in an unwanted spotlight, thanks to Mitt Romney's presidential run, and there are (very) early indications that it …

U.S. Politics

Bain Capital Ventures’ Partner Guha Jumps to Signifyd

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Venture Capital

Deval Patrick defends Bain Capital work: Never 'left my conscience at the door'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick on Sunday defended his work at Bain Capital, pushing back on criticism he would likely face if he seeks the Democratic nomination for president in 2020.<p>"I'm having a terrific time in this fund that we launched," Patrick said on CNN's "State …


Deval Patrick defends working for Bain Capital

Former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick tells Jake Tapper that he does not regret working for Bain Capital, the venture captial firm where Romney worked

Jake Tapper

Deval Patrick defends work at investment firm

Possible 2020 presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, who -- like his predecessor Mitt Romney -- has worked at investment firm Bain Capital, talks to CNN's Jake Tapper about his work in the private sector after leaving public office.


Mitt Romney's Retirement Account Makes Case For Roth IRAs

Mitt Romney is expected to win the race for a Senate seat from Utah and could end up becoming the most powerful man in the United States Senate. Mr. Romney is a former governor of Massachusetts and ran for president in 2012 but lost to Barack Obama. However, when many Americans think of Mitt …


Horizon Media Veteran Heimlich Joins Gale

Agency Gale is expanding its management team with the addition of Adam Heimlich as senior vice president media. In this newly-created role, Heimlich …

Media Industry

Apple Supplier Toshiba set to open Next-Gen 3D BiCS FLASH Memory Plant in 2019

A last minute Bain Capital offer to acquire Toshiba's Memory Chip business last year included Apple joining their bid. On June first the deal was …


Bain Capital Credit hires Anchorage director

Bain Capital Credit has hired Anchorage Capital Group's Josh Hartz, Street Talk can reveal.<p>Hartz, who was a director at the New York-based hedge …

Hong Kong

Elizabeth Warren hates money in politics, keeps taking campaign donations from rich lobbyists and corporate executives

It's hard to take Sen. Elizabeth Warren's, D-Mass., lectures about corporate special interests seriously when she's pocketing cash from a wealthy …