Brazil has surpassed India as the No. 2 destination for private equity, according to Sarah E. Alexander, president and CEO of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association. In this interview with The Deal's Matt Miller, Alexander discusses areas of the world such as Latin American and Africa where leveraged buyouts are getting active. - George White
Health Net Inc., on The Deal's list of companies that might soon rank among the top 10 likely activist targets, hired Kathleen Alyce Waters as general counsel. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
Nomad Holdings, the acquisition vehicle co-founded by consumer products tycoons Martin Franklin and Noam Gottesman, agrees to acquire Iglo Foods Holdings from London private equity firm Permira Advisers. More video