Duke Street Capital has sold Lil-lets feminine hygiene division of Accantia, the health and beauty manufacturer to Electra Partners for a total consideration of £80m. Duke Street Capital originally backed the £225m management buyout of Accantia in November 2003 and retains the Simple range of beauty products.
Multi-family office has seen strong appetite, with investor base growing since 2016 to more than 90 family offices, Meiping Yap told Unquote
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
EQT and Cinven seen as bellweather for funds to reassess options for listed assets trading underwater