Headquartered in the north west of England, Courtyard Care operates a group of residential homes for children with medical and mental healthcare needs.
The iXO fundraising was carried out in seven months, a new record for the firm. It brings its total assets under management to €700m.
Median has now completed 19 transactions, making it one of the five largest private hospital groups in Germany with 120 facilities and 15,000 employees.
Natural cosmetics company L’Occitane International has acquired UK skincare brand Elemis from Steiner Leisure, a business owned by consumer-focused private equity firm L Catterton. The deal values Elemis at $900m.
Dutch asset managers Achmea IM, Blue Sky Group and SPF Beheer have created a joint platform for private equity co-investment. The fund will co-invest in SMEs with a market value of between €200m and €300m.
Fund of funds manager Capital Dynamics has held a final close on its debut fund for DACH investors with E208m of commitments.