Bridges CommunityVentures (BCV) has made an investment of up to £1min Sportizus, a celebrity memorabilia retailer. The initial stage of thetransaction has closed with BCV subscribing for £500,000 of convertibledebt. The remainder of the investment will be provided subject to thesatisfaction of certain performance criteria.
Fund, which has already been invested in at least one transaction, has a €1bn target
Pechel, via Pechel IV, and the co-investment team of Omnes back the French IT services firm
Connection Capital provided £6.7m to support the buyout of the business in 2017
Temasek previously led a £7m investment for the technology developer in 2016