CVC, Carlyle, Permira, Brigepoint, Apax Partners and Blackstone are reported to be preparing offers of around EUR 1.5bn for Applus+. The likeliest buyer, however, is Blackstone; rumour has it that the the US giant is set to launch a pre-emptive bid for its first deal in Spain.
New €200m vehicle has closed in connection with a six-asset deal
Deal follows the merger between Stockholm-based media agency Chimney and US-based tech company OneVigor in September last year
Traffic safety and management company has announced eight add-ons since Triton's 2017 investment
Hg sold the compliance software company to KKR in August 2020 in a transaction valued at £500-600m