"The German private equity market is well on its way to substantially exceed last year’s investment figures. Particularly encouraging is the fact that small and medium buyouts and SME growth investments have...
BVK: Venture capital segment asserted itself in 2013 in what was overall a tepid German private equity market24. Februar 2014
Positive development in 2013 makes the venture capital segment stand out from what was overall a weaker German private equity market. Venture capital financing, which had already been strong in the first half of 2013,...
Progroup AG: Real equity for European expansion
We all know corrugated sheetboard from the packaging industry where it is used because it is light but at the same time extremely robust. Today, corrugated sheetboard is one of the most used packaging materials in the world - and a lot of it comes from the South German town Landau, home of Progroup AG, Europe’s largest independent...More All Case Studies
Windrose Fernreisen Touristik GmbH: Luxury tour operator lays foundations for succession
"Travel is the only suitable means against the acceleration of time", author Thomas Mann oberserved, way back. When travelling with Windrose Fernreisen Touristik GmbH, the world will probably revolve even somewhat slower: The Berlin-based enterprise offers deluxe travels - well beyond package tours and mass tourism. After 35 years in the...More All Case Studies
Ista International: Expansion with private equity
Until April 2003, this specialist for the billing of energy and water, from Essen in Germany, was part of the Viterra AG, or rather the E.ON group. At that point, it was acquired by CVC, over the course of a very competitive auction, for a purchasing price of 860 million euros. Since the beginning of 2005, Viterra Energy Services is trading as...More All Case Studies