IK Investment Partners has held a final close on the €1.85bn hard-cap for its eighth mid-market buyout vehicle, IK VIII.
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