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21 April 2017 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has acquired Ellisphere, a leading French business intelligence company, from Natixis SA. A historic market leader in the business intelligence market in France, Ellisphere provides a comprehensive range of business and marketing information services, which allow its client...
Apr 21 2017
7 February 2017 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has announced the signing of an agreement to acquire a portfolio of Italian performing and non-performing corporate secured loans from Barclays. The portfolio, which has a gross book value of €177 million, comprises loans to primarily small and mid-sized corporates secu...
Feb 07 2017
18 January 2017 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Heidelpay, a leading German online payment service provider (PSP). As part of the transaction, the Co-Founders and existing management will retain a minority stake in the business. Found...
Jan 18 2017
12 December 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has today announced that it has signed an agreement with Barclays plc [L:BARC] to acquire its French Retail Banking operations including its branch network, life insurance business, wealth and investment management and brokerage operations, subject to regulatory approval....
Dec 12 2016
6 June 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”) is pleased to announce it has reached a final close on its third Credit Opportunities fund, raising a total of €595 million. AnaCap Credit Opportunities III, L.P. (“the Fund”) was oversubscribed at its newly increased hard cap, following extremely strong interest from existing and new investors, and is approximately 30% larger than its...
Jun 06 2016
27 April 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, announces that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Barclays plc’s French retail banking and wealth businesses. Barclays will continue to operate its corporate and investment banking operations in France. Barclays’ French retail banking and wealth busin...
Apr 27 2016
11 April 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, is pleased to announce the sale of Simply Business, the UK’s leading digital SME insurance distributor, to Aquiline Capital Partners. The transaction is subject to completion upon change of control approval from the Financial Conduct Authority and is expected to complete in...
Apr 11 2016
10 March 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, and Arrow Global, a leading European purchaser and manager of debt portfolios, have announced the successful completion of the acquisition of a portfolio of Dutch residential and commercial real estate mortgages with a face value of €127 million. The transaction was signed i...
Mar 10 2016