There were 1,204 companies in the UK backed by a buyout house at the end of 2017, according to Unquote analysis. The figure has steadily increased since 2012 when there were 1,005, which is no surprise given the rising momentum of the buyout market and supportive levels of fundraising.
Aliter Capital formed North via a buy-and-build strategy for portfolio company Boston Networks
GP invested EUR 60m for a minority stake in the environmental commodities trading platform in 2018
European growth technology investor held a final close for its debut vehicle in 2018 on EUR 400m
Alto Capital III fund secured a majority stake in the food products manufacturer in 2017