Apollo has agreed to buy Verallia, a division of French construction group Saint Gobain, for an enterprise value of €2.9bn – marking the country's largest LBO since the financial crisis.
GP is backing the heating systems firm via Capiton VI, which is on the road with a EUR 550m target
Software investor Main Capital acquired the banking and insurance digitalisation platform in 2015
Schroders' Institutional Investor Study surveyed 750 investors in February and March 2021
GPs are clearly looking to seize the initiative and clear out portfolios amid a general push to ink deals on the buy-side