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24 February 2015

2014 a “strong year” for EMEA PE investment despite drop from 2013 $

graph bar chart The EMEA regions is retaining its attractiveness to global private equity despite a sharp drop in invested capital last year, a new report by S&P Capital IQ suggests.

22 January 2015

Israeli high tech companies hit record $3.4bn fundraising in 2014 $

israel High tech capital raising in Israel hit an all-time high in 2014 after $3.4bn was invested in 688 companies.

14 January 2015

Israel records best venture capital fundraising year since 2008 $

gold medal best Israeli venture capital funds pulled in their biggest total from LPs for six years in 2014 by bagging $914m of new capital.

7 January 2015

Israel high-tech exit activity continues rise, nears $7bn in 2014 $

tech_circuitboard Israeli high-tech exit activity continued its strong pace in 2014 by reaching almost $7bn for the year.

25 November 2014

Israeli PE continues 2014 dealmaking downturn in third quarter $

graph_down_170sq Israeli private equity dealmaking has slumped in value by more than a quarter across the first nine months of the year according to a new report from the IVC Research Center.

27 October 2014

Israeli high-tech investment up year-on-year despite Palestinian conflict $

circuit board technology High-tech companies in Israel saw the capital invested in them increase six per cent year-on-year to just over $700m, new data shows.

20 October 2014

Buyout firms to benefit from EMEA insurance company units sell-off $

netdocuments Private equity firms are set to benefit from a sell-off of assets from EMEA-based insurance companies over the next few years, new research suggests.

21 July 2014

High-tech Israeli companies hit biggest quarterly funding high since 2000 $

technology circuit capacitor electronic Israeli high-tech companies raised the highest quarterly amount of funding since 2000 in the second quarter of 2014, pulling in $930m from investors.

13 May 2014

Israeli PE, VC deal value soars in first quarter thanks to surge in big deals

israel_flarground_170sq The amount of capital private equity firms invested in Israel in the first quarter of 2014 was up more than 50 per cent compared to the previous three months, new research has shown.

29 April 2014

Israeli VC investment remains ‘exceptionally high’ in Q1 $

In the first quarter of 2014, 160 Israeli technology companies attracted $673m. Although the amount was 16 per cent below the $801m raised in Q4 2013, it is still “exceptionally high” and exceeded only by the record amount in the previous quarter.

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