Deals Rumor Mill: KKR, Blackstone, Saudi Aramco

Law360, New York (January 10, 2014, 3:19 PM EST) -- Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co. LP is mulling the sale of Ipreo, a provider of capital-markets data and banking software that could fetch more than twice its 2011 acquisition price, sources told the Financial Times on Friday. KKR has tapped Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley to run the sale, expected to bring in between $850 million and $1 billion. The investment outfit bought Ipreo for $425 million.

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