Plastic Logic, a Cambridge-based company whose previous backers include Amadeus Capital Partners, Intel Capital, Bank of America and Merifin Capital, has secured an additional $100m of equity financing led by Oak Investment Partners and Tudor Investment Corporation. The funding will be used to finance the building of its first factory to manufacture the flexible active-matrix display modules for 'take anywhere, read anywhere' electronic reader products on a commercial scale. The financing is one of the largest in the history of European venture capital.
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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
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