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23 March 2015

Green Investment Bank, Zouk back £111m Scottish renewables energy project

news_recycle2_lrg The UK Green Investment Bank has joined private equity investors Foresight Group and Zouk Capital in backing the construction of a £111m energy-from-waste plant in Lanark, Scotland.

23 March 2015

KKR lands £265m loan from European Loan Programme to fund theTrainline purchase

train-station-546723-m The European Loan Programme has provided global private equity firm KKR with a £265m loan to finance its acquisition of the theTrainline.

23 March 2015

Fondo Italiano ups stake in bolt-maker Brugola with extra €7.5m investment

screw-world-2-861231-m Italian government-backed private equity investor Fondo Italiano d'Investimento has reportedly injected another €7.5m in bolt manufacturer Brugola just weeks after it backed the company with €20m.

23 March 2015

Altor taps €2bn fourth fund for $49m Transcom investment

telephone-cable_sq Nordic private equity firm Altor has tapped its fourth fund to buy almost 25 per cent of customer care, sales and credit management business Transcom Worldwide for SEK421m ($49m).

23 March 2015

High Tech Gründerfonds leads Bionic Robotics’s Series A round

download (86) Germany’s High Tech Gründerfonds has participated in Bionic Robotics' Series-A funding round, which reportedly amounts to more than €1m.

23 March 2015

UK’s Better Capital buys CAV Aerospace for £40m

airplane-1056260-m UK turnaround firm Better Capital has bought specialist manufacturer for aeroplanes CAV Aerospace for £40m.

20 March 2015

Spain’s Magnum looks to new international LPs ahead of Fund II first close $

madrid Madrid-based Magnum Capital Industrial Partners will look to new international LPs after the first close of its second fund amid a lack of domestic investors Alberto Bermejo told AltAssets.

20 March 2015

Australia’s QIC hires Ohio State’s Chatas as part of global expansion

download (9) Australia-based infrastructure investor QIC has hired Geoff Chatas and Giles Tucker to lead the firm’s North American and Europe business respectively.

20 March 2015

Segulah’s founder Urwitz to become executive chairman, two partners promoted

gabriel_urwitz402 Sweden's Segulah Advisor has promoted partners Sebastian Ehrnrooth and Henrik Lif to the role of managing partner in a succession process which sees the firm’s founder Gabriel Urwitz become executive chairman.

20 March 2015

Index offloads cardiovascular-drug startup X01

blood-cells_sq Life sciences and IT investor Index Ventures has completed the sale of cardiovascular-drug startup X01, to Johnson & Johnson.

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