Canadian pension fund CDPQ has paid $500 million for a significant minority stake in KKR-owned Sedgwick Claims Management Services.
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The Canadian pension’s venture arm was joined by Royal Bank of Canada, Manulife and financial services investor Power Financial Corporation.
Australia’s National Disability Insurance Scheme initiative is being rolled out across the country and is set to shake up the care sector.
The firm’s healthcare team co-head believes current macro trends are throwing up attractive opportunities across emerging markets.
The emerging markets impact investor made its name in financial services, but now intends to expand into the healthcare sector.
Private equity firm Navegar believes the country’s take-up of medical insurance will rise from 3.5m people to at least 9m as consumer spending power continues to grow.
Mansa Capital’s managing partner, Ruben King-Shaw, says a growing gap in supply and demand in US healthcare is driving demand for healthcare services and technology innovation and investment.
The firm established its Dermatology and MedSpa platform in December and is the latest firm to tap into the consolidation of a fragmented US medical provider market.
The venture capital arm of the US health insurance company will seek investments in companies at seed to growth stages in the healthcare sector.
Bain Capital principal Jeff Schwartz says the firm’s decision to build the QuVa Pharma platform, which manufactures sterile pharmaceutical products for hospitals, was a response to changes to FDA regulation.