J. Crew Group Inc., the retailer owned by TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners LP, is interviewing banks as it weighs an initial public offering in the U.S. later this year, people familiar with the matter said.
Tom Barrack’s Colony Capital LLC is teaming with two other single-family rental-home landlords to offer as much as $1 billion in loans to similar operators this year, said three people with knowledge of the agreement.
TPG Capital, the private-equity firm that’s among the investors in struggling power company Energy Future Holdings Corp., plans to seek $1.25 billion for its first dedicated energy fund, according to two people familiar with matter.
TPG Capital, the private-equity firm started by David Bonderman and Jim Coulter, plans to seek about $2.5 billion for its next global credit-focused fund, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Forest Laboratories Inc., maker of the Alzheimer’s drug Namenda, will buy Aptalis Pharma for $2.9 billion, adding treatments for gastrointestinal ailments and cystic fibrosis. Forest rose the most in at least 34 years.
TPG Capital, the private-equity firm started by David Bonderman and Jim Coulter, is close to an agreement to buy pharmacy-benefits manager Envision Pharmaceutical Holdings Inc., according to a person with direct knowledge of the transaction. Terms weren’t disclosed.