LDC’s video game developer Team17 clinches IPO

Team17, the developer behind the Worms franchise, began trading this morning at a £217m market cap.
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ESO Capital opens Frankfurt office

The move comes shortly after debt and equity investor ESO Capital acquired UK mid-market GP Core Capital.

Avedon exits VanRiet to US trade buyer

Dutch conveyor belt company VanRiet has been bought by Thomas H. Lee Partners-backed Material Handling Systems.

Eurazeo re-invests €18m in InTech Medical, bolts on Bradshaw Medical

Eurazeo PME acquired surgical orthopaedic instrument manufacturer InTech Medical in June for €78m and later bolted on Pyxidis in October.

YFM invests £3m in cloud software group Arcus

Arcus is based in Cambridge, where it employs over 100 staff, and expects to generate revenue in excess of £13m this year.

Q&A: Claudia Zeisberger, INSEAD

Claudia Zeisberger, private equity professor at French business school INSEAD, discusses how a new generation might change the industry.