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Record number of first-time funds on the road

There are currently 770 debut private equity funds seeking capital from LPs, the highest number on record.
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Connection Capital backs stock reseller Rowan International

Connection has invested £5m to support Rowan’s management buyout. Lloyds Bank has also provided a funding line.
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Alcuin Capital Partners exits Domus in £35m deal

Alcuin Capital Partners acquired flooring business Domus from Graphite Capital in 2012.

Buyout ownership “boosts jobs and investment”

A report conduced by the BVCA and EY finds that portfolio company performance is in line with, or ahead of, public companies and the private sector as a whole.
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Foresight invests £3m in coffee roaster 200 Degrees

Nottingham-based 200 Degrees operates six coffee shops and a wholesale business.

Sovereign’s Irish insurance broker Arachas acquires Kidd

The deal is the second bolt-on for Arachas since Sovereign backed the MBO of the company earlier this year and follows the purchase of Capital Cover Group.