Latin America-focused Linzor Registers US$366m for Fund III

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(Alt Assets) Chile-based Linzor Capital Partners has pulled in US$366m for its third Latin American private equity fund via 33 LPs. The target for the vehicle has not been stated in Linzor’s filing with the US securities regulator, although Monument Group has been named as placement agent. Read more at Alt Assets

CVCI-spinout Australis Prepares Debut Latin America Fund

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(PEHub) Australis Partners, a spin-out from the former Citi Venture Capital International, is preparing to hit the market with its debut fund for investments in Latin America, according to two people with knowledge of the firm. Read more

Mexico’s Fondo de Fondos Raises US$250m for a New CKD Vehicle (en español)

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(Press Release) Mexico’s Fondo de Fondos has just raised US$250m for a new CKD vehicle, which will make both fund investments and co-investments in private equity, infrastructure and real estate. Read more

Carlyle Closes on R$700m (em português)

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(SVBC) American fund manager, Carlyle Group, closed R$700m in partnership with Banco do Brasil and local pension funds. Read more

Rio Bravo Closes Round of R$240m to Invest in the Northeast (em português)

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(Fusões & Aquisições) Investment firm Rio Bravo, a pioneer in the North East where they have held an office since 2002,closed a third round of funding for investing in the region. The first round captured R$240m, though the final objective is to raise a total of R$400m. Read more

PC Capital Closes Mexico Development Fund I

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(Press Release) PC Capital Management, a specialized Mexican growth equity investment firm, announced today the initial closing of its Mexico Development Fund I, L.P. The fund will target US $1 to US$10 MM investments in growth equity and mezzanine opportunities in Mexico with an emphasis on companies operating in the financial services, education, and sustainability industries. Read more

Brazil’s Gavea Closes US$1.1b For Its Next Fund

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(Valor Economico) Gavea closed US$1.1b for its next private equity fund, Gavea Investment Fund V. Read more

Insight Venture Partners Raises A Whopping US$2.57b For Next Fund

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(Techcrunch) Insight Venture Partners, a New York-based growth fund that’s backed Tumblr and Twitter, just raised US$2.57b in what is likely one of the largest raises for a venture fund ever. Read more

Brazil’s Bozano Investimentos Raises US$309m for Education-Focused Fund

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(Dealbook) The Brazilian investment firm Bozano Investimentos has raised a new 800 million reais (about US$309m) private equity fund focused on the education sector, in another indication that some investors are looking beyond the country’s current economic travails. Read more

Brazil’s Monashees Launches Fund VII with US$140m Target

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(Alt Assets) Brazilian venture capital firm Monashees Capital has launched its seventh vehicle with a $140m target, AltAssets can reveal. Read more at Alt Assets