UK-based mid-market player ECI Partners has announced the first and final closing of its 11th buyout fund on £700m.
Valar, Alven Capital and the European Investment Bank (EIB) back digital bank Qonto
Blackstone sells 20% stake in high-end, Milan-based fashion brand Versace to Michael Kors
Other participants in the funding round include GV, Boldstart Ventures and Heavybit
Insurance data software company will invest in product development as it scales internationally