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TPG, KKR Reportedly Lining Up Financing For Treasury Takeover Bids

News out of Australia suggests the private-equity pursuit of Treasury Wine Estates is intensifying, with the wine giant’s two current bidders exploring financing options to enable a deal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2014

As Suitors Circle, TWE Chief Clarke Says His U.S. Acquisition Plan Has Support

While Treasury Wine Estates is widely expected to be acquired in the near future, TWE chief executive Michael Clarke says he too is on the acquisition hunt. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 25, 2014

Carlyle Group Said To Be Targeting Treasury

Treasury Wine Estates may soon have another suitor asking to examine its books, as the Australian Financial Review reports that Washington, D.C.-based private equity the Carlyle Group is close to making an offer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 15, 2014

After Higher Offer From KKR, Analysts Expect Bidding For Treasury To Heat Up

Following news out of Australia last night that private equities KKR and Rhône Capital have teamed to lodge a new bid for Treasury Wine Estates, analysts expect more interested suitors for the embattled winemaker to emerge. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 4, 2014