After a bleary-eyed summer, Southern European deal activity awoke in October with a notable increase in both volume and value.
Telecommunications firms stole the show in Spain, with Bain acquiring Atento, the call centre division of Spanish behemoth Telefónica, for €1.04bn, and Investindustrial and Trilantic Capital Partners...
New combined entity will generate revenues in excess of €300m
Investment marks the fourth round of funding for the UK-based tyre replacement business
Deal marks the fund’s second transaction executed on a stand-alone basis
Backers include existing investors Capnamic Ventures and Iris Capital, as well as business angels