Private equity deals

September 4, 2012, 6:48 PM UTC

The Blackstone Group has invested nearly $44 million for a minority stake in SH Kelkar & Co., an Indian fragrance company. Reuters reports the ownership position is 34.5%. Keynote Corporate Services advised SH Kelhar on the deal.

Bridgepoint Private Equity has completed its acquisition of French luxury cruise line Compagnie du Ponantfrom a subsidiary of Mérit. No financial terms were disclosed.

LLR Partners has invested an undisclosed amount into Orbis Education, an Indianaolis–based healthcare education services provider.

NVM Private Equity has sponsored a £7.5 million management buyout of Silverwing Group, a British maker of non-destructive testing solutions for the petrochemical industry. RBS provided leveraged financing and an equity co-investment.

Onex Corp. has agreed to acquire SGS International Inc., a Louisville, Ky.-based graphics services to the consumer products packaging market, from Court Square Capital Partners for $813

Warburg Pincus has acquired a minority stake in InComm, an Atlanta-based provider of stored value, gift and prepaid products, services and technologies. No financial terms were

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