Archives : 2010

By Jeremy W. Peters – The New York Times – September 19, 2010 –There was a time years ago when TVGuide’s fall television preview issues were hundreds of pages thick. Studios would clamor to get their ads placed next to the prime-time listings,…

Iconic Fashion Brand joins Private Equity Firm’s Growing Fashion Portfolio  Los Angeles, CA and Paris, France – July 1, 2010 – OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, has completed its acquisition of NICOLE FARHI, an iconic fashion brand, from French Connection Group PLC. OpenGate has…

Leading Finnish Laminating Paper and Wood Product Company Presents Future Growth Opportunities for Global Private Investment Firm Los Angeles, CA and Paris, FRANCE – July 1, 2010 – OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, has closed its acquisition of the Kotkamills division…

Two years after famously acquiring TVGuide for just $1, OpenGate Capital says that the weekly magazine has reached profitability. June 17, 2010 – I met earlier today with OpenGate CEO Andrew Nikou, who was in New York for undisclosed reasons (it probably rhymes…

PBC Investment Marks Private Equity Firm’s First Acquisition in South America; Second of Several Planned Global Investments for First Half of 2010 Los Angeles, CA – March 16, 2010 – OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, has acquired Philips Business Communications (PBC), a leading…