After a weak start, the German equity capital market picked up at the end of 2012: "With a figure of € 5.84 billion, investments almost reached the level of the previous year," says Chairman of the Executive Board...
"During periods of economic uncertainty, investors are cautious and wary of making new investments and this also currently applies to the private equity market. Having said that, we expect a clear improvement in the...
KLASTECH GmbH – sustainability and enhanced efficiency for laser technology
They are part of CD and DVD players, are used in numerous medical applications and serve as laser pointers for presentations: Lasers have multiple uses today - in communication, science, industry, entertainment electronics and of course also increasingly in young, growing sectors such as biomedicine or photovoltaics. What was considered the...More All Case Studies
Blau Mobilfunk: Independent operator revolutionises German mobile communications market
Mobile phone, Smartphone or iPhone - the world today would barely function any more without mobile communications. The mobile market is extremely profitable and therefore produces fierce competition. Large players such as T-Mobile, Vodafone, E-Plus etc. used to be the only alternatives, but now small operators are convincing the market with...More All Case Studies
Oxea Group: Celanese's oxo-activities turn into an independent entity
In 2006, private equity company Advent International took over the business divisions responsible for oxo-products and derivatives, from Celanese. This was anything but a simple deal, since the financial investor had only acquired parts of a company, not a complete business. However, after successfully recombining the segments, the newly emerged...More All Case Studies