Nordic Capital, a private-equity firm that invests in Northern Europe, is offering a 1.5 percent management fee for a buyout fund that seeks to raise 4 billion euros ($5.3 billion), according to a person briefed on the fundraising.
Nordic Capital, a Stockholm-based private-equity firm, is leading bidders for LTS Lohmann Therapie-Systeme AG, which would end a nearly yearlong attempt to sell the German nicotine-patch maker, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Private equity companies say a decision by the Swedish Tax Agency to more than double duties on their carried interest will jeopardize Sweden’s status as an investment haven and could force advisory firms to fold.
Nordic Capital will reap four times its investment from the sale of Danish information-technology company EG A/S to Axcel A/S, another private-equity firm, said a person with knowledge of the investment.
Nordic Capital AB is to announce today the acquisition of Britax Childcare Holdings Ltd. from Carlyle Group for 450 million pounds ($721 million), the Financial Times reported, without saying where it got the information.
Bumble Bee Foods LLC, the maker of canned seafood products and the target of a leveraged buyout by Lion Capital LLP, plans to sell seven-year debt as high-yield corporate bond default rates may decline.
The Lundbeck Foundation, the commercial foundation that holds 70 percent of Danish drugmaker H. Lundbeck A/S , agreed to buy a 36 percent stake in ambulance provider Falck A/S for 2.8 billion kroner ($501 million).