26 January 2017

ALPHA BITES                                                                                                          Pollen Street takes on Green Deal; Palatine launches impact investment fund

A MODEL INVESTMENT
Bowmark and Five Arrows proved the doubters wrong with Autodata

DEALING WITH DISRUPTION
Doherty Associates on how private equity firms are dealing with security in the digital world

THE PET SHOP BOYS
Private equity has a taste for posh pet food

HIGH STREET ZERO TO TRAIN STATION HERO
The story of Endless’s turnaround of West Cornwall Pasty Co.

A PIECE OF CAKE
LDC makes 2.3x on Ministry of Cake

WHERE THE RUBBER MEETS THE ROAD
Graphite Capital navigates hardships for a 3.7x return on Micheldever

Q&A: VESPA CAPITAL
Managing partner Nigel Hammond on the firm’s second fundraise

COMING IN FROM THE COLD
Canadian outfit Ardenton tackles the UK mid-market

SERBIA CALLING
Abris Capital taps in to telecoms business Kopernikus

LISTED PRIVATE EQUITY
Will quoted buyout firms have better year in 2017?

DEALS IN BRIEF
A round up of deals from the past few weeks

PEOPLE
Senior partner Salter leaves Bowmark

VULTURE
Trump turns to private equity