A week ago, the UK government announced the pre-election budget plans for 2010, which included the idea of a Green Investment Bank (GIB). But despite these positive intentions and the backing of private investors, it is far from a done deal; even if it does get off the ground it would probably not become a reality for a year or two, writes Francinia Protti-Alvarez.
Insight Partners and DST Global led a $230m series-A funding round for Checkout.com last year
Acquisition of a majority stake in the Germany-based care provider marks the firm's first investment
Agilitas, investing from its 2015 fund, is said to be one of the final bidders in the process
Firm has promoted James Gregson, Kieran Lawton and James Winterbottom to senior investment director