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19 May 2016

LBO France targets healthcare SMEs with Innovation Capital buy

diabetes-528678_640 European private equity investor LBO France has acquired Innovation Capital, a VC fund investing in IT and healthcare SMEs, from Caisse des Dépôts.

19 May 2016

Ardian in exclusive talks to buy food, agri hygiene business Hypred

beef-1309874_1920 France-based private equity major Ardian is drawing close to a deal for food and agriculture hygiene products business Hypred after entering exclusive negotiations with owner Roullier Group.

19 May 2016

HgCapital hires two investment execs from KKR, Advent

suits_sq1 European private equity firm HgCapital has appointed former Advent International director Florian Wolff and ex-KKR director Enrico Grasso to its executive team.

19 May 2016

e.ventures targets European startups with new $150m early stage fund $

euro Global venture capital firm e.ventures has closed its latest oversubscribed fund at $150m, demonstrating the growing interest in Europe’s early stage market according to Andreas Haug.

18 May 2016

BlackFin offloads payments services provider Applicam to Decapost

credit card payment European private equity firm BlackFin Capital Partners has exited French payment services business Applicam to Decapost, a subsidiary of mail and logistics group La Poste.

18 May 2016

IDeA Capital buys Italian ice cream business Indian

ice-cream-cone-1274894_1920 IDeA Capital, Gruppo De Agostini’s private equity arm, has tapped its Idea Taste of Italy fund to buy a stake in ice-cream producer Indian.

18 May 2016

Fondazione di Sardegna backs Invitalia Ventures’ €100m-targeting fund

italian-flag-734116-m Fondazione di Sardegna has committed €5m to Invitalia Ventures fund, which is targeting €100m at final close.

18 May 2016

Kingsley Capital backs UK halal meat business Janan

sheep-621167_1920 Kingsley Capital Partners has closed an investment in UK halal lamb and mutton business Janan Meat.

18 May 2016

Investcorp hires banks for sale of Polyconcept after 11-year holding

gift-553143_1920 Bahrain-based private equity investor Investcorp has reportedly hired banks to run an auction of promotional products supplier Polyconcept in a deal which could value it at more than $1.3bn.

18 May 2016

KKR expands Pillarstone platform to provide credit to Greek businesses

santorini-766670_640 KKR Credit, the debt arm of private equity major KKR, has teamed up with Alpha Bank, the second-largest lender in Greece and Eurobank to support large Greek companies.

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