Despite the current sombre economic backdrop, 3i Infrastructure has launched a £114.6m new share issue to increase its warchest for investing in global infrastructure assets. The firm is issuing just over 108 million new shares at a price of 106 pence per share.
Buyout reportedly values the pharmaceutical glass packaging producer at around €900m
Vehicle will co-invest in European tech scale-ups alongside the venture capital funds in which it is invested
Procuritas will become the majority shareholder, while the founders of the companies will have a significant minority ownership of the merged entity
ProFounders Capital scores 25x money on the listing; other investors include Partech