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.
GP enters exclusive talks to acquire French metals engineering company Nexteam Group
Deal comes after Pamplona invested in April 2015, ending a three-year holding period for the GP
Aliter is planning further acquisitions in its bid to create a fire, security and IT networking group
Glass merchant and processor has expanded via a bolt-on and investment in new facilities