Octopus Investments has supported the £15m buyout of Bruce Dunlop & Associates (BDA). Octopus has invested £5m from its equity and mezzanine funds to take a minority stake in broadcast media agency BDA. The deal was introduced to Octopus by Baker Tilly. As part of the deal Octopus has committed a further £2m funding line to help support the planned international expansion and to make strategic acquisitions.
Since Horizon's investment in 2016, the computer services company has made seven acquisitions
In April 2020, CVC delayed a £300m investment in rugby tournament Six Nations due to the coronavirus
Fund invests equity tickets in the range of €200m-1bn in North American and European companies
Freight service makes its second bolt-on of 2020, having acquired Nova Traffic in May