The holding company of La Senza Ltd, a Lion Capital portfolio company, has acquired Contessa for an undisclosed sum in a transaction that closed over the weekend. Lion Capital acquired lingerie retailer La Senza in a deal of undisclosed value in July 2006. La Senza had a turnover of £94m for the financial year 2005/6.
Polish buyout firm Abris Capital Partners has signed an agreement to sell its stake in Polish locomotive lessor Cargounit, also known as Industrial Division, to Three Seas Investment Fund (3SIIF).
Amplify IV targets seed and series-A rounds, while Amplify Select makes follow-on investments in existing portfolio companies
GP had previously made an offer of SEK 70 per share, which was later increased to SEK 72 per share
Company intends to boost its production capability, bolster its international expansion and pursue a buy-and-build strategy