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CVC Capital Partners and CDPQ jointly agree acquisition of majority stake in BlueFocus International agencies

CVC Capital Partners and CDPQ jointly agree acquisition of majority stake in BlueFocus International agencies

CVC Capital Partners (CVC), a global private equity and investment advisory firm, and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), a global investment group, have reached an agreement with BlueFocus Intelligent Communication Group for CVC Capital Partners Asia V and CDPQ to acquire a majority stake in its international group of agencies, managed under its subsidiary, BlueFocus International. 

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One Equity Partners to acquire AMECO

One Equity Partners to acquire AMECO

One Equity Partners (OEP), a middle market private equity firm, has agreed to acquire the North American operations of AMECO, a full-service provider of construction equipment, scaffolding, small tools management and total site solutions, from Fluor Corporation for USD73 million. 

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Worldwide venture investments soared by 94 per cent in Q1 2021 to all-time high of USD125bn

Worldwide venture investments soared by 94 per cent in Q1 2021 to all-time high of USD125bn

For the first time in history, global venture investments surpassed USD100 billion in Q1 2021. According to the research data analysed and published by Sijoitusrahastot, worldwide VC funding in Q1 2021 rose by 94 per cent YoY to USD125 billion. During the period, two unicorns on average were created daily, raising the quarterly total to 112.