Private equity has enjoyed a period of almost unprecedented success, but it may be time for the asset class to start thinking defensively.
Real Deals looks into how activist investors are unexpectedly benefitting private equity firms. Also, a review of what went wrong at Agent Provocateur and what it means for consumer businesses.
Epiris has sold Electra Private Equity’s remaining stake in Allflex, the animal tagging and monitoring company, generating proceeds of £70.3m from the sale.
Vitruvian has taken a 40 per cent stake in CFC in a deal that values the business at £230m.
Nexxus Iberia is currently fundraising to make deals in Spain.
Jon Moulton’s family office Perscitus and Aspinall Capital Partners have acquired powder coating company, Vertik-Al for an undisclosed sum.