The second quarter of 2018 saw 94 buyouts sourced from other GPs, a sharp increase on Q1’s 60 SBOs and setting a new quarterly record for European private equity, according to the latest Unquote Private Equity Barometer.
DCI’s bolt-on of communications specialist Retis follows the acquisition of Lhexian last year
Exit delivers a 2x return on YFM Equity Partners' original £9m investment, made in September 2013
GP plans to hold a final close in H1 2019, sets target at €120m and hard-cap at €150m
Children's media production group will look to make acquisitions following the deal