This week's €1.58bn take-private of soft drink and fruit juice bottler Refresco Gerber by PAI and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCIMC) is the 10th European mega-buyout of 2018 to date, marking the highest first quarter total since before the financial crisis.
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Following the deal, Capital Croissance will reinvest in the company by acquiring a minority holding
Momentum Invest I, targeting France-based and services-focused SMEs, exceeds €100m target
Beacon Capital and Tiny VC also took part in the round for the genomics data software company