The motor retailer, Sir Peter Vardy, has set up his own venture capital fund which will start operating this week with a £50m fund. Vardy Venture Capital will make investements of between £500,000 and £2m focusing primarily on his native north-east England, according to today's Financial Times.
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