Visotec, a neon light manufacturer acquired by an IPO-led syndicate in a 2003 secondary buyout, has integrated Poland-based Socha wihin its group. Visotec had held a 20% stake in Socha since 2004, and had already shared a part of its manufacturing process with its Central-European partner. The acquisition values Socha at over EUR 10m.
Multi-family office has seen strong appetite, with investor base growing since 2016 to more than 90 family offices, Meiping Yap told Unquote
Sponsor deploys Permira VIII to ride new wave of take-privates; Blackstone commits GBP 200m in financing for UK-based CRO
Sponsor acquired the public software group in July 2017 via the same-year vintage Partners Group Global Value 2017
EQT and Cinven seen as bellweather for funds to reassess options for listed assets trading underwater