Growth soars at GCA Altium as global revenues top GBP180m

Tue, 23/04/2019 - 13:05

Global advisory firm GCA Altium has continued to expand its international presence across Europe and Asia in FY18 as total revenues have reached GBP181 million. »

Private tech growth companies significantly outperform key equity benchmarks in Q4 2018

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 09:39

Late-stage, venture-backed tech companies significantly outperformed the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Technology Index in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to the SharesPost US Private Growth Index.  »

2018 was a ‘golden year’ for private equity funds, says eFront

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 09:28

Private equity funds globally have continued their strong showing of recent years, with performance stabilising at levels close to the record set in 2017, according to eFront’s latest Quarterly Private Equity Performance report. »

Shearwater Aero Capital sees strong growth in 2018

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 13:40

Shearwater Aero Capital, a global corporate aviation finance specialist, enjoyed strong growth in 2018, with the year representing around 60 per cent of its business to date since its launch in 2014. »

VCT funding breaks GBP600m milestone as 2018/19 tax year draws to a close

Tue, 02/04/2019 - 18:09

Last week proved to be the biggest yet for VCT funding this tax year, with GBP46.4m being raised. Octopus Titan and ProVen took the bulk of this amount. Total VCT fundraising for 2018/19 amounts to GBP608.5 million so far, with GBP386.5 million raised in 2019 alone. »

VCT funding shoots past GBP500m

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 14:01

Last week was the biggest week for VCT fundraising this tax year with investors pouring GBP44.6m into VCTs. Over half of that (GBP24.5 million) was channeled into Octopus Titan, analysis from Wealth Club reveals. »

Omnes announces 15 per cent investor net IRR on Capenergie 2 fund

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 10:46

Omnes has announced a 15 per cent investor net IRR on its EUR134 million Capenergie 2 fund, which is focused on renewable energy and launched in 2010.  »

Private equity drives growth as Jersey funds business reaches new all-time high

Thu, 14/03/2019 - 09:13

The value of regulated funds serviced in Jersey saw double digit growth to reach a new all-time high while bank deposits also increased over the course of 2018, according to the latest figures to be collated by the jurisdiction’s financial regulator the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC).  »

International M&A network completes 110 deals in 2018

Mon, 04/03/2019 - 10:30

Pandea Global M&A – an international network of advisory firms co-founded by Dow Schofield Watts – completed 110 transactions with a combined value of over EUR1.6 billion in 2018. »

Total private equity buyout value jumps 10 per cent to USD582bn

Tue, 26/02/2019 - 18:26

Private equity (PE) funds produced another impressive surge in investment value in 2018, capping the strongest five-year stretch in the industry's history with USD2.5 trillion in disclosed buyout deal value. »


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