February 20, 2017 6:27 PM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of Lone Star Funds

Company Overview

Lone Star Funds is a private equity and real estate investment firm specializing in asset acquisitions, corporate acquisitions, company sponsorships, turnarounds, refinancing, and distressed debt. The firm invests in buyouts and PIPEs in mature companies. It seeks to invest in real estate, equity, credit, and other financial assets. It invests in equity and debt investments in value-oriented assets, including corporate, commercial, and single family residential real estate and consumer debt. In asset acquisition, the firm seeks to acquire secured and corporate unsecured debt instruments and commercial real estate assets, other real estate, and real estate-related assets. In corporate acquisi...

2711 North Haskell Avenue

Suite 1700 and Suite 2150

Dallas, TX 75204

United States

Founded in 1995

Phone:

214-754-8300

Fax:

214-754-8301

Key Executives for Lone Star Funds

Founder, Managing Partner, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman
Age: 60
President, Japan
Age: 56
President of North America
Age: 44
President, Asia, Chairman of the Currency Risk Committee, Member of Senior Management Committee, and Member of Global Risk Committee
Age: 57
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Lone Star Funds Key Developments

Four Leading Bids For Africa-Israel

Four bids had passed to the next stage following the meeting of bondholders' representatives of Africa-Israel Investments Ltd (TASE:AFIL). The four bids were by Brosh Funds Management Ltd., Globalworth Real Estate Investment Limited (AIM:GWI), Patron Capital Limited and Lone Star Funds. As of now, current controlling shareholder Lev Leviev, who submitted a binding bid in cooperation with Moti Ben-Moshe, is not on the list of leading bids. Leviev himself, however, does not require due diligence, and therefore can submit a revised binding bid with partner at the end of the second stage in the process, should they wish to do so.

Lone Star Funds Makes Strongest Bid To Buy Novo Banco

Banco de Portugal said that Lone Star Funds made the strongest bid for Novo Banco, S.A. The Bank of Portugal says it has invited the fund, based in Dallas, Texas, to deepen negotiations over the possible purchase, though it said rival bidders have expressed a willingness to improve their offers and would not be excluded.

Entities Reportedly Eyeing Novo Banco

Novo Banco, S.A. is being eyed by several companies. China Minsheng Financial Holding Corporation Limited (SEHK:245), Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO), Centerbridge Capital Partners LP and Lone Star Funds are leading attempts to buy Novo Banco, four sources told Reuters. Minsheng has offered to buy a majority stake in Novo Banco, to be followed by an initial public offering of the remainder, while an Apollo-Centerbridge combination and Lone Star have made bids for all of Novo Banco, the sources said on December 13, 2016.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
@Visory LLC United States
1 Road Partners LLC United States
11T Partners, LLC United States
123Jump.com, Inc. United States
1509225 Ontario, Inc. United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
January 23, 2017
Kintore House
Merger/Acquisition
January 13, 2017
Rock Creek Plaza
Merger/Acquisition
January 3, 2017
Bentley Mills, Inc.
 

The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. Bloomberg.com does not create or control the content. For inquiries, please contact S&P Global Market Intelligence directly by clicking here.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Bloomberg L.P. United States
The Advertising Council, Inc. United States
Rush University United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact Lone Star Funds, please visit www.lonestarfunds.com. Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.