HgCapital has acquired a majority stake in German toy manufacturer Schleich GmbH for an undisclosed amount. Schleich GmbH is based in Schwäbisch Gmünd and was founded in 1935. The company develops and produces figurines that are marketed world wide.
Second vehicle will be larger than its predecessor, which closed on €843m in March 2010
Dieter von Holtzbrinck Ventures (DvH Ventures) has announced the launch of its first Digital Health fund, which has held a first close on €60m.
Sale ends a three-year holding period for Astorg, which acquired a 75% stake in the company from Xenon PE
Acquisition of Germany-based x-ray equipment and software was backed by senior debt from ApoBank