Although entry multiples paid by private equity houses remained stable – albeit at a historically low level – overall lower mid-cap valuations were dragged down by strategic buyers in the third quarter, according to recent research published by Argos Soditic. Greg Gille reports
GPs invest €10m in French peer-to-peer skills transfer platform startup Speachme
Investment bank Houlihan Lokey has acquired London-based corporate finance boutique Quayle Munro.
Lux Capital, GGV Capital, Planven Investments and THI Investments take part in the round
Management team, headed by Tobias Lührig and Patric Meeth, will continue to lead the group