Capital International Private Equity Fund VI (CIPEF VI) has announced the acquisition of Koba International Group from Aureos Latin America Fund, I (ALAF 1 Fund).
Based in the US, CIPEF VI is a private equity fund managed by Capital Group Private Markets, while ALAF 1 Fund is managed by The Abraaj Group based in the UAE.
Based in Colombia, Koba is a supermarket operator with approximately 500 D1 retail stores.
Indian online eyewear retailer, VenKart e-com (operating as LensPick.com) has closed a second round of funding from Scadea Solutions and other investors.
Following the transaction, Scadea Solutions will acquire a 10% stake in LensPick.com. Based in the US, Scadea Solutions provides enterprise resource planning (ERP), consulting and outsourcing services.
Carlsberg UK has announced a partnership with The Brooklyn Brewery Corporation to distribute Brooklyn Brewery beer portfolio in the UK. Following the transaction, Brooklyn Brewery beer portfolio will become part of Carlsberg UK’s existing premium beer portfolio.
The Brooklyn Brewery Corporation is a beer producer based in the US, whereas Carlsberg UK is a manufacturer and seller of beers and lagers.
Spectrum Brands Holdings has raised €375m ($421.06m) through senior notes offering due 2020 at an interest rate of 6.37% a year. The offering was made through its wholly owned subsidiary Spectrum Brands.
Based in the US, Spectrum Brands is a consumer products company.