UK-based private equity firm Baird Capital has held a final close for its second European buyout fund.
Baird Capital Partners Europe II has raised just under $100m and was backed by JP Morgan Chase, according to the Buyouts magazine.
Baird Capital, which is the private equity arm of wealth manager Robert W Baird, makes venture capital, growth equity and private equity investments around the globe.
Earlier this month the firm invested £10.1m into industrial and commercial heating and cooling equipment rental services firm Watkins Hire.
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