DACH PE players faced challenges in deal-making and fundraising in 2020, leading to a focus on portfolio management and defensive investment decisions. But dry powder and the sheer need to deploy is set to drive the market in 2021. Harriet Matthews reports
IK's exit comes two years after it acquired a majority stake in the company via its IK Small Cap II Fund
Inflexion took a minority stake in IT service UKFast in 2018, increasing this to a majority in 2020
Biotech company will use the funding to advance its lead therapeutic programmes into clinical development
UK-based recruitment software platform Beamery has raised a $138m funding round led by Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board (OTPP) via its Teachers' Innovation Platform (TIP).