Europe saw an 18% uptick in deal volume in 2016, according to research by unquote" and Clearwater International, with private equity funds paying on average 10.2x EBITDA, compared with 10x in 2015.
Italian investor has held a final close on the vehicle's hard-cap, having launched in June
New recruit joins the GP eight months after it closed its £142m maiden institutionally backed fund
Deal is the sixth investment by the Antea Participaties VIII fund, which closed on €30m in 2017
Germany-based trade buyer DSpace has acquired autonomous driving software company Understand.AI