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Forterra to sell water pipe and products business to Thompson Pipe Group

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 17:01

Forterra, a manufacturer of water infrastructure pipe and products in the United States and Eastern Canada, is to sell the US concrete and steel pressure pipe assets of its Water Pipe and Products business segment to Thompson Pipe Group. »

M2i secures EUR12m funding from Idinvest Partners

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 16:58

Idinvest Partners has secured EUR12 million in funding for life sciences company M2i as part of the firm’s continued support of high-growth European SMEs. »

Autotalks secures USD40m in Series D funding round

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 10:21

Autotalks, a specialist in V2X (Vehicle to Everything) communication chipsets, has completed its Series D funding round with about USD40 million in investments, an oversubscription of USD10 million. »

GMLF invests GBP0.3m in Tactus

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 10:20

The Greater Manchester Loan Fund (GMLF) has invested GBP0.3m in Tactus Group (Tactus) which started its business as a brand developer and wholesaler for premium quality mobile phone and tablet accessories. »

UK and Germany lead European buyout market

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 09:56

European private equity is reawakening following a quiet six months after the UK’s EU Referendum last summer, with overall buyout value growing by more than a third between H2 2016 and H1 2017 to reach EUR35.8 billion for the first half of this year. »

Palatine exits Chase Templeton

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 09:00

Palatine Private Equity has completed the successful sale of Chase Templeton to Nevada Investments following a period of extraordinary growth for the private medical insurance provider. »

Calculus Capital makes GBP2.4m investment in Bristol’s Blu Wireless

Mon, 26/06/2017 - 08:15

Calculus Capital, an EIS and VCT investor, will invest GBP2.4 million as a cornerstone investor in a GBP6.6 million institutional and private investment round in Blu Wireless Technology (BWT), a specialist in the provision of ultra-fast millimetre Wave (mmWave) wireless technology into homes and businesses through the roll-out of Wi-Gig and 5G networks. »

Dolphin Homes secures BGF backing to expand care home footprint

Sun, 25/06/2017 - 17:22

BGF has invested GBP3.85 million in support of Dolphin Homes, a South Coast based specialist care provider for young adults with complex health needs. »

Cavendish advises Cotswold Collections on MBO investment by Rockpool Investments

Sun, 25/06/2017 - 17:20

Cavendish Corporate Finance has advised Cotswold Collections Limited in an investment by Rockpool Investments, funding a management buyout of the business.  »

Beechbrook Capital backs two more businesses

Fri, 23/06/2017 - 11:03

Beechbrook Capital, a specialist direct lender, has completed two more investments for its UK SME Credit I fund, taking the total invested since its first close in January 2016 to GBP77 million in 10 companies. »


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