Commonwealth Mint, the UK’s largest independently owned mint, has been acquired by Germany-based Possehl Group
Pathfinder, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of park homes and holiday lodges, has been acquired by Stately Albion.
Fargo Systems, the UK’s leading software provider to the international transport industry, has been acquired by the management team.
Blenheims and Campions, property management specialists offering block and estate management services for residential premises, have been acquired by FirstPort.
Hotel Perfect, a UK-based hotel management software provider, has been acquired by Mews.
Burrington Estates, a residential and commercial development group, has secured £15.5m growth funding from BGF.
iOutlet, one of the UK’s largest technology resellers, has been purchased by its management team, with funding provided by Santander Growth Capital.
Metaltech, a precision engineering business, has been acquired by Expromet Technologies.
Both companies are producers of Cornish pasties and other baked goods and the transaction creates one of the largest independently owned pasty producers in the UK.
Glass recycling company Recresco has completed a multi-million pound fundraising to expand its operations.
Exeter Rugby Group Plc has completed a £10.5m Bond offering to provide finance for future growth projects.
Vysiion Group, a BGF-backed communications infrastructure and outsourced IT service provider, has been acquired by Exponential-e.
Credit Reporting Group, which operates credit comparison websites in the UK and abroad, has been acquired in full by its management team.
Synertec Limited, a leading document management company, has been acquired by a company that was formed by its management team.
French-based MADIC Group has purchased UK-based TLM, provider of intelligent retail technologies for the fuel and convenience sectors.
Bradleys Group, the largest independent estate and letting agency in the SouthWest, has undertaken a management buy-in, backed by Natwest Structured Finance.
Timoleon, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of underfloor heating has completed a management buy-out and acquisition.
Banner, one of the leading school uniform and sportswear suppliers in the UK, acquires Early Years Schoolwear.
Management buy-out of TLH Resort, one of the UK’s leading specialist resort hotel groups, backed by Connection Capital and Santander
Dartington Crystal, one of the best known crystal and glass brands in the UK and internationally, has undertaken a management buy-out, backed by Barclays.
Rubicon Partners and Grovepoint Capital have acquired Aquamain, the UK’s largest provider of self-lay water utility services.
Amersterdam-based Arcadis has achieved further growth with its digital and data expertise with the acquisition of UK-based software and analytics firm, SEAMS.
Isca Ventures has advised Monkhouse, one of the largest independent schoolwear retailers in the UK and part of Banner Group, on its acquisition of Early Years Schoolwear.
Premiership Rugby completes a new partnership with leading private equity and investment advisory firm CVC Capital Partners.
US-based Harper Collins has acquired Toptrack Learning, an education technology company with applications used in over 1,200 schools and institutions in the UK and overseas.
TJ International Limited, one of the UK’s largest known independent manufacturers of quality books, has completed a management buy-out led by Andy Watts.
LDC has backed the management buyout of ENSEK, a leading software supplier to UK energy providers. The transaction enables an exit for MTLS Ventures.
Nu-Heat, the UK’s leading supplier of underfloor heating and renewables systems, has secured investment from new shareholders as part of plans for continued growth.
Management buy-out of MJ Stevens Limited, the largest provider of dry-lining, carpentry, painting and tiling services to the house-building sector in the Southwest.
Credit Reporting Agency, which manages international credit reporting and comparison websites, has undertaken a secondary buy-out and raised growth funding.
Clearvac International, a group providing services to the cruise ship, oil and gas and superyacht markets, has acquired the plumbing and electrical business of Fords Group.
ADEY, Europe’s largest water treatment manufacturer serving the domestic and commercial heating sector, has completed at £125m MBO, backed by LDC.
XYZ Machine Tools Ltd has returned to local ownership following a management buy-out from its US-based parent company.
LDC has invested over £8m in the management buyout of Vital Ingredient, a leading healthy food-to-go retailer.
Pathfinder, one of the leading park home and holiday lodge manufacturers in the UK, has completed an MBO.
Trade sale of Pipex px, a leading designer, supplier and manufacturer of advanced FRP composite and thermoplastic products, to US-based National Oilwell Varco Inc.
Trade sale of Cuerden, a training design, development and assurance consultancy, to private equity backed Edif Group.
Trade sale of Isys Group, provider of workforce management software solutions, to Capita Plc.
Tushingham Sails Limited, which owns the world leading inflatable Stand Up Paddleboarding (“SUP”) brand Red Paddle Co, has undertaken an MBO, backed by Mobeus Private Equity.
Trade sale of Digi, a specialist provider of security solutions across the UK and Europe, to Chubb, part of US-based UTC.
Vysiion, a leading UK Communications infrastructure and outsourced IT service provider, has received a investment from BGF to support its growth strategy and acquisitions.
Spinnaker International Group, a manufacturer of secure cash boxes, has undertaken an MBO.
Frika, a health focussed restaurant chain, has secured investment ahead of a national roll-out.
Credit Reporting Group, provider of international credit reporting websites, has secured funding to complete a management buy-out and provide funds for further expansion.
Builders’ merchant Bradford and Sons has acquired a Dorset-based timber and builders’ merchant company.
Synova Capital has backed a £20m buyout of MK Test, a provider of electrical test products to the aerospace, rail, and oil and gas industries.
Cloud Direct, a cloud services provider, has secured growth funding to accelerate its growth strategy and develop its cloud automation platform.
Altitude Partners, a regional investment fund, has supported the Management Buy Out of James Tobias, the UK’s leading provider of premium storage wall solutions for offices.
Gelpack, one of the UK’s largest extruders of flexible polyethylene packaging products, has completed a merger and MBO.
Devondale, one of the region’s largest electrical wholesaling groups, has completed an MBO.
Acquisition of Retain International, provider of specialist resource planning software, by Capita Plc.
Woods, a specialist charity software services provider, has secured growth funding from Concertare Partners.
£25m acquisition of Woodley Hotel Group by Heeton Holdings and Ryobi Kiso Holdings’ joint venture company Chatteris.
Exeter Rugby Group Plc competes £7.5m Bond Offering to members and external investors.
Sub10 Systems, a specialist designer, developer and vendor of class-leading millimeter wave wireless solutions for mobile telecoms, has secured investment from the Business Growth Fund.
Tods Aerospace & Defence, a £16m turnover and Somerset-headquartered business, has been acquired by AGC Aerospace & Defence, a US based business.
Trade sale of Persides, a business providing engineering services and management support to the Defence and Energy sectors, to ERA Technology, a company owned by edif Group.
Sauflon Pharmaceuticals, a UK manufacturer of contact lenses and aftercare products, has negotiated a £55m borrowing facility with Barclays and RBS.
Gro Group, a global provider of “safe sleep solution products” for babies and young children, has undertaken a £12m MBO, backed by Mobeus Equity Partners.
Equity investor MTLS Ventures and Santander Growth Fund has invested in Parsons Bakery, to facilitate an expansion of the bakery chain.
Trade sale of United Roofing Products, a manufacturer of metal roofing sheets for industrial and commercial uses, to SIG Plc.
Sauflon Pharmaceuticals, a UK manufacturer of contact lenses and aftercare products, has raised €8m from K&H Bank Zrt, part of KBC Bank.
Devon Waste Management has secured a funding package to facilitate the delivery of the company’s growth plans and enable the previous majority shareholder to exit the group.
Atlas , manufacturer of corrugated packaging for a number of sectors, including food, furniture, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, mail order and automotive, has secured growth funding.
Blenheims, a national property management company, has acquired TMS Group.
Exeter Chiefs have bought the Premiership Rugby ‘P Shares’ of Leeds Carnegie for about £5m, with funding provided by Barclays.
Bradford and Sons has acquired a roof truss manufacturing and contract tiling company in Norfolk.
Loungers, the operators behind the highly successful Lounge café-bar chain, has secured £16.5m investment from Piper Private Equity.