Phoenix Equity Partners has acquired a controlling stake in UK-based macroeconomic data and research company Capital Economics in a deal valued at £95m, providing an exit for minority investor LDC.
Buyer adds cosmetic surgery chain to portfolio of healthcare assets; is targeting IPO on Nordic Growth markets
Flexible remit allows EUR 2bn vehicle to invest through macroeconomic uncertainty
Fund-of-funds has made two investments to date and plans to attract further European institutional LPs
Acquisition of the Swedish customer and employee feedback platform follows a Houlihan Lokey-led sale process