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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
4 March 2016 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has announced the successful completion of the acquisition of two portfolios of Italian non-performing loans (NPLs) with a face value of more than €2 billion. The portfolios have been acquired by AnaCap Credit Opportunities III, LP from two Italian securitisation special p...
Mar 04 2016
14 December 2015 AnaCap Financial Partners LLP (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has promoted Michael Edwards and Amber Hilkene, to Partner in their roles as Chief Operating Officer and Head of Investor Relations and Communications, respectively. Amber joined AnaCap in 2006 as the fifth member shortly before the final closing of its €300m maide...
Dec 14 2015
30 September 2015 AnaCap Financial Partners LLP (“AnaCap”), the specialist European financial services private equity firm, is delighted to announce that the AnaCap funds have received regulatory approval from the KNF for the acquisition of FM Bank PBP (“FM Bank”), a leading retail and SME bank in Poland. Under the terms of the agreement, on completion AnaCap funds will acquire 100%...
Sep 30 2015