AnaCap achieves over 50 per cent IRR on Ellisphere sale

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 09:09

AnaCap Financial Partners (AnaCap), a specialist European financial services private equity firm and active investor, has sold Ellisphere, a French business intelligence company that specialises in data and analytics, to Andera Partners, Tikehau Capital and Bpifrance.  »

Jet Investment to dispose of Benet Automotive from its Jet 1 investment fund

Thu, 04/07/2019 - 13:58

The Czech investment company Jet Investment has agreed to dispose of 100 per cent ownership in the company Benet Automotive to the Japan-based multinational company Teijin Limited, a specialist in the development, manufacturing and sales of technologically advanced materials and products.  »

LDC exits Connect through G3 merger deal

Wed, 03/07/2019 - 10:50

Mid-market private equity firm LDC has exited its investment in Connect Managed Services (Connect) after securing a deal that merges the contact centre technology and services group with G3 Comms (G3).  »

Maven Capital Partners exits GEV Group with sale to Bridges Fund Management

Tue, 02/07/2019 - 11:04

Private equity house Maven Capital Partners (Maven) has sold  GEV Group Holdings Limited (GEV) to Bridges Fund Management generating 2.7x returns for Maven investors. The existing management team, led by CEO David Fletcher, is re-investing as part of the deal and will continue to lead the business. »

Angelo Gordon sells Crunch Fitness to TPG Growth

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 13:14

Private equity funds managed by Angelo, Gordon & Co have completed the sale of Crunch Fitness (Crunch) to TPG Growth, a middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. »

AURELIUS sells Solidus Solutions for EUR330m

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 10:42

AURELIUS Equity Opportunities has agreed to sell its subsidiary Solidus Solutions (Solidus) to funds advised by Centerbridge Partners for an enterprise value of approximately EUR330 million.  »

Maven exits Just Trays investment

Fri, 28/06/2019 - 10:18

Maven Capital Partners (Maven), one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has exited from its investment in JT Holdings UK Limited (Just Trays) to Kartell UK Limited (Kartell), delivering a 2x return for its investors. »

Earth Capital makes successful early exit from Nobel Sustainability Fund

Wed, 26/06/2019 - 13:28

Earth Capital (EC), a global investment group focused on sustainable and impact investments, has made a successful early exit of Inval Green Energy (IGE) from the European portfolio of the Nobel Sustainability Fund (NSF). »

Gresham House Renewable Energy VCT 1 and 2 exit ChargePoint Services with trade sale to Engie

Wed, 26/06/2019 - 08:20

Gresham House Renewable Energy VCT 1 and Gresham House Renewable Energy VCT 2 have exited their nvestments in ChargePoint Services Ltd (CPS) via a trade sale to Engie as part of the French utility’s buyout of 100 per cent of CPS.  »

Investment news

HYPE Capital invests in Tokabot

Thu, 20/06/2019 - 16:25

HYPE Capital has invested in Israeli startup, Tokabot, an intelligent fan engagement and monetisation platform for sports and entertainment. »


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