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Supporting and adding value to our investments is central to LDC's approach to portfolio management.

With over 80 current investments valued in excess of £2billion the LDC team is able to work alongside management teams pre and post investment, provide access to our international operation for outsourcing, new market and exit opportunities; and to review intra portfolio and Lloyds Banking Group synergies.

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  • Iglu.com is the UK’s leading online travel agent specialising in cruise and ski holidays

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 12/06/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • Aspin is the UK market leader in the design and construction of piled foundations for the rail sector.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 27/04/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • Away Resorts is a unique, British, leading operator of holiday parks.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 23/04/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • Software Solution Partners (SSP) is the leading provider of general insurance technology solutions.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £200m to £250m
    Entry Date: 16/03/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • Synexus is the world's largest multi-national company focused on the recruitment and running of clinical trials.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £80m to £100m
    Entry Date: 23/02/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • PDG Helicopters is the UK's leading on-shore helicopter operator.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 12/02/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • The NEC Group comprises the UK’s leading live exhibition, arena and conference venues.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: More Than £300m
    Entry Date: 16/01/2015
    Exit Date: -
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  • Waterfall is one of the UK’s leading independent mid-sized contract caterers.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 23/12/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • The Moment is an international content company that produces content that audiences want to watch and engage with.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/12/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • United House Developments has earned a reputation as one of London's leading niche developers.

    Type: Development Capital
    Entry Date: 04/11/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Capital Economics is one of the leading independent macro-economic research companies in the world.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 24/10/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • For over 180 years Eley Group has been manufacturing high quality ammunition.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 06/10/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • The Adler and Allan Group (A&A) has become one of the UK’s leading suppliers of oil and environmental services.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 19/09/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Clifford Thames is a specialist provider of outsourced services to the global automotive industry.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 21/08/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • ATCORE provides reservation and e-commerce solutions to enable travel companies to operate more efficiently.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 30/05/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Stroma is the UK’s leading provider of regulatory driven compliance services and software applications.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 27/05/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Ministry of Cake is a leading manufacturer of cakes and puddings, primarily for the foodservice market.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 20/05/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Connect Managed Services (CMS) is an expert in unified communications and call-centre software technology services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 15/04/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Prism Medical UK are providers of specialist equipment for mobility disadvantaged clients.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 14/04/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Inprova Group delivers professional procurement services for private and public sector organisations in the UK.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 19/03/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Imagine Nation focuses on live entertainment, in particular innovative concepts in live theatre.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 17/02/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • Bluestone is a leading capital management business with offices in the UK, Australia and New Zealand.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 28/01/2014
    Exit Date: -
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  • The Property Software Group is the leading supplier of software and business services to the UK property market.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 18/12/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Nexinto is a leading provider of e-commerce hosting sourcing solutions for clients across Germany.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 18/12/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Joules is a British premium lifestyle brand that is renowned for its distinctive designs and prints.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 04/11/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Twofour Group is a family of award winning companies striving to deliver world class TV production.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 17/10/2013
    Exit Date: 24/06/2015
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  • Express Engineering is one of the UK’s largest and best performing contract manufacturing solution suppliers.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 10/10/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • The Training Room is a full service careers provider offering training for various industries.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 08/10/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Headquartered in the Isle of Man, Equiom is a global trust and corporate service specialist.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 16/09/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • uSwitch is an online and telephone comparison and switching service.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £80m to £100m
    Entry Date: 09/08/2013
    Exit Date: 30/04/2015
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  • Angus Fire is the world’s leading manufacturer of fire fighting products and technology.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 01/07/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Rimor is the leading provider of precision manufacturing and engineering services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 05/06/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Node4 is the UK’s leading regional data centre, managed IT and communications specialist.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 28/05/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • D&D London owns and operates over 30 premium restaurants in London, Leeds, Paris, New York and Istanbul.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 22/04/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • NRS is a market leading and award winning provider of products and services designed to support independent living.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 16/04/2013
    Exit Date: 10/12/2014
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  • New World Trading Company operates pubs including The Oast House and The Botanist.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 04/04/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Validus-IVC is a business specialising in claims management and counter fraud software services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 25/03/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Ramco is the North Sea market leader for the provision of services relating to oil & gas wells.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 19/03/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Fever-Tree is the UK's leading premium tonic water and mixers brand.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 12/03/2013
    Exit Date: 07/11/2014
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  • ATG Access is a designer, manufacturer and supplier of high security vehicle barrier systems.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 18/02/2013
    Exit Date: -
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  • Blue Rubicon is one of the UK’s fastest growing public relations agencies.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 14/12/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • MAMA owns and operates some of the best-known live music venues and festivals in the UK and internationally.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 03/12/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Keoghs provides legal and handling services in connection with general insurance claims.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 09/11/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Forest Holidays has luxurious woodland holiday cabins set in nine Forestry Commission estates across the UK.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 24/09/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Dale Power Solutions provides secure power and business continuity solutions.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/08/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Metronet (UK) is an internet services provider combining innovative wireless technology with traditional fibre.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 14/06/2012
    Exit Date: 30/06/2014
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  • Ocean Outdoor is the leading operator of digital out of home advertising in the UK.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 18/05/2012
    Exit Date: 22/12/2014
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  • Bifold is a market leading precision engineering company, specialising in directional control valves.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 26/04/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Showcard Print is one of the leading UK providers of point-of-sale display advertising.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 06/04/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Airline Services provides essential maintenance, repair and overhaul services to airlines.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 23/03/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Corporate Travel International (CTI) are one of the top 15 travel management companies in the UK.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 19/03/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Best Kids is a designer, wholesaler and retailer of mid to high end infant wear.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 05/03/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • MML provides procurement and facilities management services to major UK retail clients.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/03/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Pertemps Network Group the UK's largest independent provider of specialist outsourced recruitment services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 03/02/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Workplace creates Smart Schedules™ that increase customer service and drive revenue.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 16/01/2012
    Exit Date: -
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  • Benson Group is one of the UK’s largest manufacturers of printed folding carton and sleeve packaging.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 19/12/2011
    Exit Date: 01/05/2014
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  • Peter J Douglas Engineering is an engineering services contractor.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 07/12/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • Kirona is a leading provider of field force automation solutions.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/12/2011
    Exit Date: 05/12/2014
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  • Evander is one of the UK’s leading specialists in glazing, locks, doors and windows.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 09/11/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) is a leading UK venture capital firm.

    Type: Funds
    Entry Date: 13/10/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • EDM Group provides one of the UK’s most comprehensive and advanced information management services.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 09/10/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • learndirect is the UK’s largest provider of skills, training and employment services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 05/10/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • WRG is a multi-award winning global communication agency that shapes and delivers live communication for clients.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 14/08/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • Angel Springs is a leading water cooler service provider.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 19/07/2011
    Exit Date: 17/12/2014
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  • Original Additions has been the leader in the beauty accessories market for over 30 years.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 18/07/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • Specialist People Services (SPS) help to maximise the productivity of a workforce.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 28/06/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • The UK2 Group is a global group of web hosting brands, providing web hosting and internet services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 19/04/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • A-Gas International is the leading independent global distributor of speciality gases and chemicals.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 19/04/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • OnApp is now the leading cloud platform for service providers.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 19/04/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • musicMagpie.co.uk is the UK’s largest operator of a holistic purchasing and multi-channel sales model.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 14/04/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • Kee Safety is a global leader in the provision of safety solutions designed to separate people from hazards.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £80m to £100m
    Entry Date: 14/02/2011
    Exit Date: 04/12/2013
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  • The ComplEAT Food Group is the UK’s leading supplier of high-end continental chilled and speciality foods.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 09/02/2011
    Exit Date: -
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  • United Legal Services provides software that supports the provision of online legal services.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 22/01/2011
    Exit Date: 29/09/2014
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  • Easynet is a specialist telecommunications business that designs and manages data networks.

    Type: Institutional Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 01/09/2010
    Exit Date: 11/12/2013
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  • Mountain Warehouse is an outdoor retailer selling equipment for hiking, camping, skiing and cycling.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 13/08/2010
    Exit Date: 04/11/2013
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  • AIM Altitude designs, engineers and manufactures cabin interiors for the world’s major airlines.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £150m to £200m
    Entry Date: 24/06/2010
    Exit Date: 11/09/2013
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  • Antler has been in the luxury travel luggage and holiday luggage business for over 100 years.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 19/05/2010
    Exit Date: -
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  • Exceed Midlands Advantage Fund supports growing businesses across the West Midlands region.

    Type: Funds
    Entry Date: 15/04/2010
    Exit Date: -
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  • United House is a leading housing specialist, having a long history of delivering innovative products.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 15/04/2010
    Exit Date: -
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  • Matrix offers a suite of energy efficiency and management services.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 18/03/2010
    Exit Date: 06/09/2013
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  • Vysionics is the global leader in average speed enforcement.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 26/02/2010
    Exit Date: 17/11/2014
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  • Integrated Dental Holdings (IDH) is Europe’s largest dental corporate company.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 02/12/2009
    Exit Date: -
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  • Avelo is a market leading provider of integrated technology solutions, software and consultancy.

    Type: Institutional Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £100m to £150m
    Entry Date: 26/08/2009
    Exit Date: 06/08/2013
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  • Orion Media covers the Midlands area with four radio stations in the West Midlands and one in the East Midlands.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 28/06/2009
    Exit Date: -
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  • The Independent Group offers consolidated claims management outsourcing services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 26/06/2009
    Exit Date: -
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  • Tropical Marine Centre is the UK’s largest supplier of tropical marine fish and associated aquatic accessories.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 24/04/2009
    Exit Date: 12/04/2012
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  • Nuclear Engineering Services (NES) provides equipment to all of the UK’s nuclear power stations.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 18/04/2009
    Exit Date: 27/05/2014
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  • Quantum Pharmaceutical is one of the UK’s largest manufacturers of tailor-made medicines or ‘specials’.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 04/02/2009
    Exit Date: 11/12/2014
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  • Porterbrook Leasing Company is a leading provider in the rail leasing market.

    Type: Institutional Buy-Out
    Deal Size: More Than £300m
    Entry Date: 08/12/2008
    Exit Date: 19/10/2010
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  • China New Enterprise Investment II is a China incorporated closed-end private equity fund.

    Type: Funds
    Entry Date: 14/11/2008
    Exit Date: -
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  • Zenith-Leasedrive is the largest independent vehicle leasing businesses in the UK.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 29/08/2008
    Exit Date: 06/12/2013
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  • Eve is Europe’s leading supplier of temporary access systems and services.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 27/06/2008
    Exit Date: 13/05/2013
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  • kidsunlimited is one of the UK’s largest providers of nursery care.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 04/04/2008
    Exit Date: 12/04/2013
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  • United Living Group was formed from the merger of Bullock Construction Ltd and United House Ltd.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £150m to £200m
    Entry Date: 03/04/2008
    Exit Date: -
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  • Davies Group acts as an intermediary between insurers and policy holders in claims processes.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 29/03/2008
    Exit Date: 03/10/2011
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  • Omega Red is the UK market leader in electrical earthing and lightning protection systems.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 27/02/2008
    Exit Date: 01/11/2010
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  • JCC Lighting designs, manufactures and markets a comprehensive range of commercial and domestic lighting.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 04/02/2008
    Exit Date: 28/10/2013
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  • GVA is a leading property consultant.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £80m to £100m
    Entry Date: 28/11/2007
    Exit Date: 23/06/2014
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  • The Pallet Network is one of the UK’s leading palletised freight distribution networks.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/11/2007
    Exit Date: -
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  • Vision Security Group (VSG) provides manned guarding and support services to blue-chip organisations across the UK.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 03/09/2007
    Exit Date: 25/08/2010
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  • Direct Group is an insurance services provider.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 03/08/2007
    Exit Date: 08/11/2012
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  • Epi-V is a specialist fund established to invest in the upstream oil and gas services sector.

    Type: Funds
    Entry Date: 01/08/2007
    Exit Date: -
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  • Kimberly Access specialises in hiring powered access equipment.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 11/07/2007
    Exit Date: -
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  • British Salt produces a wide variety of specialist salt products for a diverse range of UK and overseas markets.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £80m to £100m
    Entry Date: 29/06/2007
    Exit Date: 20/12/2010
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  • Intercontinental Brands (ICB) has become one of the UK’s leading supplier of quality, alcoholic speciality drinks.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 14/06/2007
    Exit Date: -
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  • Forrest is a leading construction services provider.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 04/06/2007
    Exit Date: 10/10/2013
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  • Emprise provides cleaning, manned guarding and other soft services to a range of blue chip customers.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 14/05/2007
    Exit Date: -
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  • Penn provides a selection of Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization services.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 26/04/2007
    Exit Date: 01/08/2014
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  • MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions in the aerospace market.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Deal Size: £150m to £200m
    Entry Date: 20/04/2007
    Exit Date: 18/03/2013
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  • Cable Management Group (CMG) manufactures a broad range of high-quality conduit and fitting systems.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 04/01/2007
    Exit Date: 01/10/2010
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  • Card Factory is the UK's leading specialist retailer of greetings cards, gift dressings and party products.

    Type: Development Capital
    Entry Date: 14/12/2006
    Exit Date: 08/04/2010
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  • ATP arranges flights, accommodation and events for clients.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 01/12/2006
    Exit Date: 25/07/2008
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  • Personal Touch Financial Services provides products and services to the independent financial services market.

    Type: Development Capital
    Entry Date: 28/09/2006
    Exit Date: -
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  • Trustmarque helps organisations license, deploy and manage technology solutions.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 12/08/2006
    Exit Date: 10/06/2013
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  • bigHand is a voice productivity software developer.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 25/07/2006
    Exit Date: 21/05/2012
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  • ghd (an acronym of ‘good hair day’) is the market leader in hair styling irons and products.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 21/07/2006
    Exit Date: 14/07/2007
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  • Microlease is the market leader in electronic test equipment.

    Type: Buy and Build
    Entry Date: 23/06/2006
    Exit Date: -
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  • Eveden is a leading supplier of premium fuller bust and full figure lingerie and swimwear brands.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 02/06/2006
    Exit Date: 30/03/2012
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  • MKM is the UK’s largest independent builders’ merchant, with 42 branches across England and Scotland.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Entry Date: 18/05/2006
    Exit Date: -
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  • Kylmar is an industry leader in the design and manufacture of sensor and optical surveillance systems.

    Type: Development Capital
    Entry Date: 21/04/2006
    Exit Date: 21/06/2010
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  • National Accident Helpline is the UK's most recommended claims company.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 06/04/2006
    Exit Date: 06/05/2014
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  • Apollo Group provides interior and exterior refurbishment services.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £150m to £200m
    Entry Date: 01/04/2006
    Exit Date: 01/08/2007
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  • St Tropez is the UK’s No. 1 self tanning brand.

    Type: Institutional Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 20/03/2006
    Exit Date: 24/09/2010
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  • Paragon Print & Packaging (PPP) are market leaders in food packaging for the fresh and chilled food sector.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £60m to £80m
    Entry Date: 22/12/2005
    Exit Date: 31/12/2012
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  • UP Global Sourcing are leaders in branding, sourcing & distribution.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 28/07/2005
    Exit Date: 12/06/2014
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  • Motorclean is one of the UK’s leading providers of cleaning and valeting to the motor industry.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 11/07/2005
    Exit Date: 11/07/2011
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  • Volvox Group designs, sources and distributes a range of products for vehicle markets.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 18/04/2005
    Exit Date: 04/11/2011
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  • Airclaims is the world’s leading providers of claims, risk and asset management services to the aviation community.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 19/01/2005
    Exit Date: 14/09/2011
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  • Ascend Worldwide Group is a leading provider of data, analytics and advisory services to investors in aerospace.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 19/01/2005
    Exit Date: 30/06/2011
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  • Icon Polymer Group is an international leader in customized engineered solutions.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 24/12/2004
    Exit Date: -
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  • Aesica Pharmaceuticals manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 31/08/2004
    Exit Date: 29/09/2011
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  • American Golf is Europe’s leading multi-channel specialist retailer of golf equipment and accessories.

    Type: BIMBO
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 23/08/2004
    Exit Date: 19/12/2011
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  • Britton Group produces flexible packaging including plastic film, bags, shrink wrap and converted products.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 21/05/2004
    Exit Date: 25/02/2008
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  • Electrium is the UK’s leading supplier of electrical wiring accessories and domestic circuit protection products.

    Type: Secondary Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 19/12/2003
    Exit Date: 01/12/2005
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  • Telecom Service Centres (now Webhelp) was one of the UK’s leading contact centre companies.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: £20m to £40m
    Entry Date: 05/02/2003
    Exit Date: 01/09/2007
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  • IRIS is the UK's market leading provider of business critical services to accountancy and payroll sectors.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: More Than £300m
    Entry Date: 01/10/2002
    Exit Date: 07/07/2004
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  • Coppice Alupack is a manufacturer of aluminium and board containers for the food sector.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 01/03/2002
    Exit Date: -
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  • Caspian Media has been at the forefront of B2B communications since 1996.

    Type: Development Capital
    Deal Size: Less than £20m
    Entry Date: 14/01/2002
    Exit Date: -
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  • Quantel is a manufacturer of high-end visual effects and editing systems for film and television.

    Type: Management Buy-Out
    Deal Size: £40m to £60m
    Entry Date: 01/07/2000
    Exit Date: -
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