Team17, the developer behind the Worms franchise, began trading this morning at a £217m market cap.
The move comes shortly after debt and equity investor ESO Capital acquired UK mid-market GP Core Capital.
Dutch conveyor belt company VanRiet has been bought by Thomas H. Lee Partners-backed Material Handling Systems.
Eurazeo PME acquired surgical orthopaedic instrument manufacturer InTech Medical in June for €78m and later bolted on Pyxidis in October.
Arcus is based in Cambridge, where it employs over 100 staff, and expects to generate revenue in excess of £13m this year.
Claudia Zeisberger, private equity professor at French business school INSEAD, discusses how a new generation might change the industry.