DEALS

EBITDA levels soar for well-managed healthcare technology companies

EBITDA levels soar for well-managed healthcare technology companies

As the consultancy.eu website reported last May, private equity buyout deals in the healthcare sector rose to USD63 billion in 2018, a near 50 per cent year-on-year increase, with North America leading the way. And in Europe, PE healthcare specialist investor Global Healthcare Opportunities (GHO Capital Partners) are tapping in to investor demand; its GHO Capital Fund II, which closed in November 2019, attracted EUR975 million, some 50 per cent larger than its inaugural fund in 2015.

Sustainable investment

EU Sustainable Taxonomy could help PE groups assess efficacy of corporate ‘green’ activities

EU Sustainable Taxonomy could help PE groups assess efficacy of corporate ‘green’ activities

Private equity groups keen to bolster their ‘green’ credentials may wish to consider how they might avail of upcoming Proposed Taxonomy Regulation in Europe, as they seek to standardise, and measure, the real impact of sustainable investments in their portfolios.