The BVCA has again met with the TUC to continue roundtable discussions begun last year. The dialogue in which the industry is now engaging is admirable. The BVCA is doing everything it can to ensure it is a successful lobby group for the British private equity industry. Its recent announcement that it is to split into four sub-committees within the BVCA umbrella organisation represents the formalisation of a process already in action.
GP also announced the refinancing of online gardening retailer YouGardem, scoring a 60% cost return
CDP Venture and Tim Ventures take part in the round, alongside Club Digital and Club Italia Investimenti 2
Deal is the second from Bid Equity II, which held a close in November 2019 and targets B2B software
Early-stage investor Italian Angels for Growth and Swiss holding company Brahma also take part in the round