During a presentation held in Milan this morning, the Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AIFI) has presented the activity results for the Italian market in H1 2007. The total invested - EUR 1.9bn, which represents an all time high for the industry in a first half of the year, has been mainly channelled into buyouts.
Existing investors including Softbank and Lakestar reinvest in the tourism booking platform
Andera has reinvested and Prenax has acquired LM Information's subscription management business
Sale ends a six-year holding period for KCP, which backed the company with a £3.3m investment
Danish internet company could reportedly be listed at a valuation of $1bn