Private Equity

Articles on UK private equity, featuring latest news on buyouts, investments and exits, plus analysis on the advantages and risks for investors and those seeking capital.

Exit Strategies

EdTech exit gives huge investor return

Sale and exit of ICS Learn generates impressive return for investors.

Venture Capital Funding

Machine learning firm Geospatial Insight raises £3.5 million investment

Geospatial Insight aims to map various countries via satellite and drone.


Five pitfalls of web migration 

When you move your website to a new system, there are lots of pitfalls to watch out for. Tim Lacey, a non-executive director at Infinity Nation explains the top five issues facing investors and entrepreneurs when dealing with website migration.

Financial Management

Private equity – driving real value in investor relationships

Here, Ryan Hawley, partner and private equity specialist at law firm Mills & Reeve, finds out how to discover the perfect investor.

Venture Capital Funding

Why an MBO is good for your pocket as well as your legacy

Management buy-outs (MBOs) are on the decline, but they could be a growing company's saving grace. Livingbridge's Benoit Broch writes.


Source Intelligence raises $17.5m growth capital

Provider of supply chain compliance solutions wins backing of Kanye Partners.

Private equity

Soft factors: The next big thing in private equity

New research shows that investors need to pay more attention to soft factors if they want to be successful in the future. Growth businesses are well-advised to prepare for greater organisational scrutiny.


Aspin Group raises £25m through LDC investment

Lloyds Bank equity provider gives financial backing to infrastructure solutions business.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Bridgepoint Development Capital buys 40% stake in high-growth tech company MVF

Cavendish Corporate Finance leads on sale.

Mergers & Acquisitions

TA Associates acquires majority interest in Access Group

Private equity firm announces major investment in workplace technology company.


PHD Equity Partners builds on exit activity by launching new fund

The fund management arm of the Dow Schofield Watts Group is looking to raise £25 million to back smaller UK businesses.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Moneycorp snapped up by Bridgepoint for nine-figure sum

Foreign exchange business Moneycorp is now in the hands of private equity firm Bridgepoint following a £212 million deal.