Leading with an impressive hike in aggregate value, discover the key findings of our Annual Buyout Review
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Latest figures show trend for fewer, larger deals continues
Two thirds of UK lower-mid-market deals were sourced from other GPs in Q2
Latest figures show total deal volume falling while overal value rises
The European buyout market witnessed a fall in both deal volume and value for Q1
With declining dealflow, is the industry moving away from alternative energy?
The latest unquote" Regional Mid-Market Barometer highlights strong growth in 2014
Q1 2015 average value down on Q4 2014 spike, however
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With Q1 2014 already proving busy on the back of much improved market sentiment, where do you see the UK market heading in the coming months?
Read the latest unquote” Regional Mid-market Barometer, published in association with LDC
Following a weak Q3, the final months of 2013 marked the strongest quarter of the year, according to the latest unquote” Private Equity Barometer, published in association with SL Capital Partners.
Secondary buyouts rose to new levels of prominence in the European market last year, accounting for 40% of all buyouts and 55% of aggregate buyout value. Greg Gille reports
A strong final quarter for 2013 saw deal volume and overall value hold up well across the board in the UK, showing a marked improvement on the first quarter of the year, according to the latest unquote” UK Watch, published in association with Corbett...
The overall value of European private equity-backed buyouts has hovered around the €75bn mark for the third year in a row, with last year's deals totalling €74.7bn.
With 2013 now behind us and market participants gearing up for a busy 2014, where do you see the UK market heading in the coming months?
French private equity-backed companies significantly outperformed their peers in terms of job creation and turnover growth in 2012, according to a new survey by Afic and EY.
Findings from the latest unquote” Private Equity Barometer, published in association with SL Capital Partners, reveal a worrying drop in deal volumes, falling to the same level as Q4 2005.
The latest quarterly figures from unquote" data show that while the wave of secondary buyouts seems to have hit its apex in overall volume terms, such deals are still disproportionally prominent in the large-cap space.
The number of funds raised by German players – and the amount of capital they have been able to draw in – has increased steadily in the post-crash years.
The buyout of Côte Restaurant by CBPE adds to an already busy year for investments in the eating and drinking sector, with activity recorded so far in 2013 already exceeding that of the whole of last year.
France was home to six of the 20 largest venture investments completed so far this year in Europe, with Germany following closely behind.