Figures released today by the Associazione Italiana del Private Equity e Venture Capital (AIFI) reveal that private equity investment activity broke all previous half-year records in H1 2008, with 170 deals completed worth EUR 2.8bn - 11% and 45% up respectively against 2007.
First MBO in Italy for the GP, which will now start investing from its recently raised Fund VIII
Add-on comes after Mergermarket reported that the sale of Bergman had been suspended in March 2020
Trade buyer Xact was acquired by JLL Partners from Clearview Capital in 2018 in an MBO
Existing investors Novo Holdings, Morningside Ventures and Brace Pharma Capital also participate