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Key Capital Partners promotes Excell

James Excell joined the lower mid-market firm in April 2016 as an investment manager.

EQT cuts AcadeMedia stake

The firm has sold 15 million shares, reducing its interest in the school operator to around 25 per cent.

Overhauling management early boosts deal returns, report finds

Research by executive search firm Drax suggests that more private equity intervention could help improve investment performance.

CVC buys Swedish online travel agency Etraveli for €508m

The deal values the company, which operates the Gotogate, Supersaver and Seat24 brands, at around 14x Ebitda.

Pollen Street, BC Partners win shareholder backing for Shawbrook take-private

The consortium’s bid has received acceptance of more than 75 per cent and approval from Shawbrook's board.

Investindustrial sells Goldcar to Europcar

Since Investindustrial backed Goldcar at the end of 2014 revenues have grown to €240m.