Hg, a European investor in software and tech-enabled services businesses, is to make a significant long-term equity investment in Hyperion Insurance Group Limited (Hyperion), an international insurance intermediary, in a deal that values the business at an enterprise value of around USD5 billion.
Enhanced Healthcare Partners (EHP), a healthcare-focused private equity firm specialising in middle-market healthcare services businesses, has made an investment in NeuroPsychiatric Hospitals (NPH), a provider of integrated healthcare for patients with acute psychiatric disorders and complex medical and neurological disorders.
Fibre optic and cabling technology specialist Lumenisity Limited has closed a GBP7.5 million funding round from a consortium of investors, including a GBP5 million investment from BGF, and GBP2.5 million from Parkwalk, an investor in UK university spinouts.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership (“Border to Coast”), has secured GBP1 billion of commitments to Private Equity investments as it continues to develop new investment opportunities for its eleven local government pension schemes, which collectively have assets of cGBP46 billion.
Vienna-based investment and trading platform Bitpanda has raised a USD52 million Series A funding round, Europe’s largest series A funding round of 2020, led by Peter Thiel's Valar Ventures.
Cogniac, a specialist in enterprise-class AI image and video analysis, has raised USD10 million in Series B financing round led by Autotech Ventures.
Exotec, a robotics solution provider for the logistics sector and creator of the Skypod 3D warehouse robots, has closed a USD90 million financing round, led by 83North – with participation from Dell Technologies Capital – and supported by historical investors, Iris Capital and Breega.
Global digital consultancy Appnovation has received GBP6.8 million in follow-on equity financing from a partnership between UK-based BGF, the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF) and Export Development Canada (EDC).
Aurelius Growth Investments obtains EUR120m in capital commitments to finance additional acquisitions
Aurelius Wachstumskapital SE & Co KG, an investment company with a long-term horizon that acquires stakes in successful small and medium-sized enterprises in high-growth sectors, has raised EUR120 million in fresh capital to invest in SMEs.
YourParkingSpace, a UK on-demand parking platform and provider of intelligent parking solutions, has secured a GBP5 million investment from Pelican Capital to support the next phase of its growth strategy.