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08/14/17TPG Capital Partners with Transplace
Strategic capital will help to expand and enhance company’s growing platform Transaction marks firm’s third investment in the supply chain space this year Fort Worth, Texas, San Francisco, and Frisco, Texas – August 14, 2017 – TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Transplace, the leading provider of transportation management and other third-party logistics services. TPG i... 
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08/01/17Guardicore Extends Series B Funding Round To $35 Million Adding TPG Growth as a New Investor
Funding To Accelerate Growth in Large Enterprise Accounts and Expand Further into Global Markets San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel – August 1, 2017 – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center and cloud security, today announced that the company has raised an additional $15 million as an extension to its Series B funding round. This brings the company’s total funding raised to date to $48 million. The additional investment was led by TPG Growth, the middle market growth equity pl... 
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07/25/17TPG Growth Closes Acquisition of Discovery Midstream
Transaction positions company to successfully execute on growth objectives Dallas, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – July 25, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG, today closed its previously announced acquisition of Discovery Midstream (“Discovery”), a Dallas-based, full-service midstream provider. Discovery’s current management team will continue to run the company post-transaction and invested significantly alongside TPG Gro... 
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07/19/17TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. Announces Pricing of its Initial Public Offering
NEW YORK, NY — July 19, 2017 — TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. ("TRTX") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock at $20.00 per share. Shares of TRTX's common stock are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on July 20, 2017 under the symbol "TRTX," and the offering is expected to close on July 25, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions. TRTX has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional ... 
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07/17/17TPG and Patron Capital announce the sale of their investment in Merin to Dream Global REIT
LONDON –17 July 2017 – TPG, the global alternative asset firm, and Patron Capital Partners (“Patron”), the pan-European institutional investor focused on property-backed investments, announce today they have entered into definitive documentation for the sale of their investment in Merin, one of the largest commercial real estate platforms in the Netherlands, to Dream Global REIT (TSX:DRG.UN) for a total consideration of €622 million.Merin was acquired by TPG Real Estate, TPG Sixth Street Partner... 
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07/17/17TPG Growth and Liberty Global Launch Independent Television Studio, Platform One Media
Platform One Media to be led by industry veteran and former CEO of Gaumont Television, Katie O’Connell Marsh Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – July 17, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, and Liberty Global, the world’s largest international television and broadband company, today announced the launch of a global television production and distribution studio—Platform One Media. TPG Growth will fund their inve... 
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07/13/17Ivanhoé Cambridge Acquires Evergreen Industrial Properties from TPG Real Estate
San Francisco (CA), Fort Worth, (TX), and Montreal (Quebec), Canada, July 13, 2017 –Ivanhoé Cambridge announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Evergreen Industrial Properties (“Evergreen” or the “company”) from TPG Real Estate. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Evergreen is a U.S. light industrial real estate specialist that owns and operates a portfolio of more than 150 properties, comprising approximately 16 million ft2 (1,486,000 m2) across 18... 
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07/06/17Ajay Kanwal and Naveen Chopra join TPG as Senior Advisors
Fort Worth, Texas, and San Francisco – July 6, 2017 – TPG, the global alternative asset firm, today announced it has appointed Ajay Kanwal and Naveen Chopra as Senior Advisors to the firm. Kanwal, who most recently served as Regional Chief Executive for ASEAN and South Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, will advise the firm on its financial services portfolio. Chopra, who most recently served as Chief Operating Officer at Vodafone India, will advise the firm’s consumer and other related lines... 
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06/30/17Kakao and TPG Announce Strategic Partnership to Establish Kakao Mobility
TPG-led consortium invests KRW 500 billion into Kakao Mobility for aggressive business expansion [2017.06.30] Kakao, Korea’s largest online and mobile platform operator, and TPG, a global alternative asset firm, announced today a strategic partnership to establish the mobility-focused business Kakao Mobility as an independent entity. As part of the partnership, a TPG-led consortium will invest KRW 500 billion into Kakao Mobility to help scale the business, enhancing its ability to reach mo... 
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06/29/17Mediware Completes Acquisition of Kinnser Software
Combination broadens Mediware’s portfolio of software solutions for the alternate care market LENEXA, KS – June [29], 2017 – Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (Mediware) announced today that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Kinnser Software (Kinnser), the leading provider of software solutions for home health and hospice providers. The transaction, which is backed by TPG Capital, creates an integrated, high-growth software provider for the alternate care market. A... 
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06/27/17TPG Pace Holdings Corp. Announces Pricing of $400,000,000 Initial Public Offering
FORT WORTH, TX, June 27, 2017 – TPG Pace Holdings Corp. (the “Company”), a newly organized blank check company incorporated as a Cayman Islands exempted company and formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 40,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the New York Stoc... 
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06/27/17TPG Growth to Acquire Discovery Midstream
Experienced energy investors acquire high-growth midstream company with strong management team and excellent asset position Dallas, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – June 27, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG, announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Discovery Midstream (“Discovery”), a Dallas-based provider of oil and natural gas gathering and natural gas processing services in the southe... 
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06/23/17TPG Pace Energy Holdings Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of its Class A Common Stock and Warrants, Commencing June 26, 2017
FORT WORTH, TX, June 23, 2017 – TPG Pace Energy Holdings Corp. (the “Company” or “TPG Pace Energy”) announced that commencing June 26, 2017, holders of the units sold in the Company’s initial public offering of 65,000,000 units may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A common stock and warrants included in the units. The shares of Class A common stock and warrants that are separated will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols “TPGE” and “TPGE WS,” respectively. Those un... 
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06/22/17TPG Sixth Street Partners (TSSP) Announces Completion of Strategic Minority Investment by Dyal Capital Partners
SAN FRANCISCO – June 22, 2017 – TPG Sixth Street Partners ("TSSP"), a global credit and credit-related investment firm, and Dyal Capital Partners ("Dyal"), a division of Neuberger Berman Group, announced today that they have closed Dyal's investment in TSSP in exchange for a passive, non-voting minority interest. All proceeds from the transaction will be retained in TSSP to expand the platform's capability and further strengthen alignment with its investors. Terms of the transaction were ... 
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06/14/17TPG Growth Closes Acquisition of Medical Solutions
Transaction will enable leading travel nurse staffing company to connect more hospitals and nurses Omaha, NE, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – June 14, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today closed its previously announced acquisition of Medical Solutions, a leading provider of healthcare staffing solutions for hospitals across the United States. On May 8, 2017, TPG Growth announced that it had entered into a defi... 
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05/30/17Mediware to Acquire Kinnser Software
Transaction expands Mediware’s offering as the leading software provider to the alternate care market Transaction backed by TPG Capital LENEXA, KS – May 30, 2017 – Mediware Information Systems, Inc. announced today that it has finalized an agreement to acquire Kinnser Software, Inc., the leading provider of software solutions for home health and hospice providers. The transaction, backed by TPG Capital, enables Mediware to expand its portfolio in the home health and hospice space, crea... 
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05/22/17TPG Capital Backs RCN’s Acquisition of Wave Broadband for $2.365 billion
Combination creates the sixth largest cable company in the U.S. and expands a robust high-speed broadband services platform Transaction marks third addition to the platform, following TPG’s investment in RCN and Grande Kirkland, Wash., Fort Worth, Texas, and San Francisco – May 22, 2017 – TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, announced today that it is backing RCN Telecom Services, LLC (RCN), a nationwide broadband service provider controlled by ... 
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05/09/17LLamasoft Partners with TPG Capital
Experienced technology investor provides new capital to global leader in supply chain software Builds on TPG’s thematic approach to investing in the next generation of supply chain technologyAnn Arbor, Michigan; Fort Worth, Texas and San Francisco– May 9, 2017 – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain modeling and design software, announced today an investment by TPG Capital, the global private equity fund of leading alternative asset firm TPG. With over 700 customers around the worl... 
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05/08/17TPG Growth to Acquire Leading Provider of Travel Nurse Staffing Solutions
Investment in Medical Solutions leverages Fund’s experience in healthcare and business services Omaha, NE, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – May 8, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Medical Solutions, a leading provider of healthcare staffing solutions for hospitals across the United States. Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company (BPOC), who ... 
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05/04/17TPG Pace Energy Holdings Corp. Announces Pricing of $600,000,000 Initial Public Offering
FORT WORTH, TX, May 4, 2017 – TPG Pace Energy Holdings Corp. (the “Company” or “TPG Pace Energy”), an energy-focused special purpose acquisition entity, led by Chairman and CEO Steve Chazen, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 60,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange and trade under the ticker symbol “TPGE.U” beginning May 5, 2017. Each unit consists of one share of the Company’s Class A common stock... 
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05/04/17TPG Growth Partners with Club Pilates
Investment in leading boutique fitness brand builds on Fund’s health and wellness focus Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Fort Worth, Texas – May 4, 2017 – TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today announced it has invested in Club Pilates, the largest franchisor of Pilates studios in the United States. Additional terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Club Pilates is the nation’s largest and fastest growing Pilates brand. Foun... 
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05/03/17The Rise Fund Invests in Dodla Dairy Limited
TPG’s global impact fund invests in leading Indian dairy company Partnership will aim to promote sustainable farming practices across India Hyderabad, India; San Francisco; and Fort Worth, Texas – May 3, 2017 – The Rise Fund, a global fund committed to achieving measureable, positive social and environmental outcomes alongside competitive financial returns, today announced it has agreed to invest $50M in Dodla Dairy Limited (Dodla), a fresh dairy product company offering a wide ... 
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05/02/17Jonah Energy Announces Acquisition of Properties from LINN Energy
Consolidation of prolific Jonah field sets stage for multi-year growth while leveraging significant operating synergiesDenver, Colorado – May 2, 2017 – Jonah Energy LLC (“Jonah Energy”) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire natural gas and oil producing properties in the Jonah and Pinedale fields and surrounding area from LINN Energy, Inc. (“LINN”) for approximately $580 million, subject to customary closing conditions and purchase price adjustments. Under the... 
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04/26/17The Rise Fund Invests in Education Technology Platform EverFi
Transaction marks first investment made by TPG’s global impact fund Washington; San Francisco; and Fort Worth, Texas – April 26, 2017 – The Rise Fund, a global fund committed to achieving measureable, positive social and environmental outcomes alongside competitive financial returns, today announced it has invested in EverFi, a leading provider of subscription-based digital learning to K-12 schools, universities, corporations, sports teams, and NGOs. This investment reaches two of t... 
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04/26/17The Rise Fund Appoints Education Sector Team
Established players in education John Rogers, Arne Duncan, and Rick Levin to further The Rise Fund’s investment strategy in the sector Fort Worth, Texas, and San Francisco — April 26, 2017 — The Rise Fund, a global fund committed to achieving measureable, positive social and environmental outcomes alongside competitive financial returns, today announced the first hires to its Education Sector Team: John Rogers as Sector Lead and Arne Duncan and Rick Levin as Senior Advisors. Rogers wi... 
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04/11/17TSSP Announces Strategic Minority Investment by Dyal Capital Partners
SAN FRANCISCO – April 11, 2017 – TSSP, a global credit and credit-related investment firm affiliated with TPG Holdings, announced today that TSSP has signed definitive agreements with Dyal Capital Partners (“Dyal”), a division of Neuberger Berman Group, for Dyal to take a passive, non-voting minority interest in TSSP. All proceeds from the transaction will be retained in TSSP to expand the platform’s capabilities and further strengthen alignment with its investors. Since being founded by... 
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03/13/17Pace Holdings Corp. Completes Business Combination with Playa Hotels & Resorts
Combined company named Playa Hotels & Resorts and will trade on NASDAQ under PLYA Transaction provides significant capital and complementary capabilities to further Playa’s leading positionFAIRFAX, Va., and FORT WORTH, Texas, March 13, 2017 -- Pace Holdings Corp. (“Pace”) a special-purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of TPG, today announced that it has completed its business combination with Playa Hotels & Resorts (“Playa”), a leading owner, operator, and devel... 
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03/01/17Pace Holdings Corp. Announces Shareholder Approval of Business Combination with Playa Hotels & Resorts
Transaction provides significant capital and complementary capabilities to further enable Playa’s growthFAIRFAX, Va., and FORT WORTH, Texas – March 1, 2017– Pace Holdings Corp. (“Pace”) (NASDAQ:PACE), a special-purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of TPG, today announced that shareholders of Pace have approved the previously announced business combination (the "Business Combination") of Pace and Playa Hotels & Resorts (“Playa”), a leading own... 
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02/09/17TPG Capital Finalizes Acquisition of Mediware Information Systems
Leading healthcare and human services software provider to continue advancing into emerging markets under new ownershipLENEXA, KS, FORT WORTH, TX, and SAN FRANCISCO – February 9, 2017 – Today, TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, finalized its agreement to acquire Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (“Mediware” or “Company”) from private equity firm Thoma Bravo. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Mediware is a leading supplier of so... 
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02/01/17TPG Capital Closes Acquisitions of RCN and Grande Communications
Combined company creates a market-leading high-speed broadband provider FORT WORTH, Texas and SAN FRANCISCO – February 1, 2017 – TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today closed its previously announced acquisitions of RCN Telecom Services LLC (RCN) and Grande Communications Networks LLC (Grande), two regional broadband service providers. The transaction combines the two companies into the seventh largest U.S. cable company and a market-leading p... 
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01/25/17Bradford Berenson to Join TPG as General Counsel
Vice President and Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy for General Electric to Join Global Alternative Asset Firm Fort Worth, TX and San Francisco—January 25, 2017—Global alternative asset firm TPG announced today that Bradford Berenson, the current Vice President and Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy for General Electric (GE), will join the firm as General Counsel, based in San Francisco. Mr. Berenson brings to TPG extensive experience working with a broad spectrum of... 
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01/16/17Uxin Group, China’s Leading Used Car Platform, Completes $500 Million Round of New Financing
BEIJING — January 16, 2017 — Uxin Group, China’s leading online trading platform for used cars, announced that it has raised $500 million in recent financing rounds co-led by TPG Growth, Jeneration Capital, and China innoVision Capital, with Warburg Pincus, Tiger Global Management, Hillhouse Capital, KKR, Everbright Zhongwei Capital, and Huasheng Capital participating as co-investors. China Renaissance and China International Capital Corporation Limited (CICC) served as joint financial ad... 
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01/04/17TPG Real Estate Acquires A&O Hotels and Hostels
LONDON and FORT WORTH, Texas – 4 January 2017 – TPG Real Estate, the real estate platform  of leading global private investment firm TPG, announced today that it has completed the purchase of A&O Hotels and Hostels (“A&O”), the largest fully integrated, privately-owned, hostel platform in Europe. The transaction will help A&O expand and enhance its operations, strengthening its position as one of Europe’s leading budget hotel investment, development, and management groups.Under ... 
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