"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,...
Clean Mobile: Investment in future mobility
With the internal combustion engine destined to become a museum piece, the future belongs to alternative drive systems. Just about all vehicle manufacturers are working on major development projects. However, the large automotive firms are mainly focusing on "retrofitting” existing vehicle concepts with hybrid technology. Few specialised...More All Case Studies
Maredo Restaurants Holding GmbH: Juicy steaks and South American flair
Restaurant chains have been on the rise since the 1970s: Meanwhile, a vast number of them have established themselves in Germany, predominantly in inner cities. One example is a chain of restaurants known as the "steakhouse with the Argentinian bull", which all operate under the umbrella of Maredo Restaurants Holding GmbH - a company with an...More All Case Studies
EnOcean GmbH: Wireless technology for energy-efficient buildings
Installing conventional light switches in a building often requires miles of cables and wires. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Alternatives to cabling, such as wireless battery-operated light switches that control when the light is switched on and off, are now available. However, batteries have to be replaced eventually. That costs time...More All Case Studies