Care Homes


Sale of homecare business nets Sovereign rich returns

Complete Group, which provides care in the home to people with severe long-term illnesses or disabilities, has been acquired by homecare group Claimar Care for £33.1 million.


Graphite ups care home commitment

Mid-market private equity house Graphite Capital has upped its equity interest in nursing homes operator Avery Healthcare (along with management) to £23 million, in order to aid the latter’s ambitious expansion plans.


Graphite to build Avery

Graphite Capital has pledged an initial £9 million of equity to Avery Healthcare, a group eager to establish itself as a mid-sized player in the UK’s nursing and dementia care homes market.


Sheikh’s take road to AIM

Barclays Private Equity has sold its stake in residential care business CareTech back to the company’s management – after three years of investment – ahead of a reported £50 million AIM flotation.


Careforce seeks £7 million

Careforce, a provider of care for the elderly and infirm, wants to raise £7 million ahead of a proposed flotation on AIM this November arranged by Arbuthnot.