Alantra Private Equity and Artá Capital sell Berlys to Ardian multiplying the investment by 3.3x

By | November 13th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Madrid, 13 November 2017- Berlys, controlled by the funds Alantra Private Equity and Artá Capital, will merger with Bellsolà after being acquired by private equity firm Ardian in order to create a group with a strengthened commercial offering and a broader reach. Berlys is a company specialized in the production and distribution of bread, bakery [...]

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Alantra Private Equity completes the acquisition of 70% of Portuguese MD Moldes

By | October 31st, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Portuguese MD Moldes is a leading company in the development, production and distribution of specialized plastic moulds and components for the main Tier 1 suppliers and global car manufacturers. Founded 28 years ago, the company employs over 330 professionals and has a strong presence in France and Germany as well as production centers in Portugal [...]

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Alantra launches QMC III, a fund that will invest in listed Iberian midcaps

By | September 24th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

QMC III will take relevant minority interests in listed Spanish and Portuguese companies to which it will apply private equity techniques, thereby retaining the successful investment strategy of its predecessor fund, QMC II Alantra Asset Management currently manages two funds that share the same investment strategy: Pan-European EQMC Fund, with 20% compound annual return* since [...]

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Alantra’s private debt fund invests €17mn in Grupo Forus to accelerate its expansion

By | September 20th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Madrid, 15 September 2017.  Alantra’s private debt fund has completed its ninth investment by means of an up to €17mn senior financing to Grupo Forus, one of the leading sport centres operators in Spain. Founded in 2010 Grupo Forus manages municipal sport centers under concession. The company has developed a successful inorganic growth strategy since [...]

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Alantra launches its second direct lending fund, with a target size of €150mn

By | July 6th, 2017|Recent Investments & Divestments|

Alantra is the first firm in Spain to have launched a second senior private debt fund. The fund is having a positive reception in the institutional market and many of the investors in the first fund have expressed interest in reinvesting The fund is focused in providing long term financing to support the expansion of [...]

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Alantra Private Equity agrees to the sale of thermoplastic edgeband manufacturer Probos to industrial buyer Surteco SE

By | June 26th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Alantra Private Equity and Probos management team have agreed to the sale of 100% of the Probos Group to Surteco SE in a transaction valued (Enterprise Value) at €99 million. The purchase contract is schedule for closing in the coming weeks The success of the transaction is underpinned by the excellent quality of Probos’s management [...]

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Alantra’s private debt fund finances the acquisition of Pronokal by Abac Capital

By | March 29th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Madrid, March 29, 2017. Alteralia, Alantra’s private debt fund, closed its eighth investment through a long term loan to finance the buy-out of Pronokal by Abac Capital and the company’s management team. Created in 2004 and headquartered in Barcelona, Pronokal is a leading company in the nutrition sector offering protein diet treatments through medical prescription [...]

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Alantra’s private debt fund invests €25mn in Habock to boost its expansion

By | March 15th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Madrid, 15 March 2017.  Alantra’s private debt fund has completed its seventh investment by means of an up to €25mn senior financing to Habock, one of the leading civil helicopter operators in Spain. This transaction, signed last March 8, will allow Habock to refinance its indebtedness and support the company’s expansion both organically and inorganically [...]

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Alantra Private Equity Fund III reaches hard cap at €450mn

By | February 13th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Alantra has achieved a final €450 million close for its latest middle market private equity fund, Private Equity Fund III. It is the largest raised in the Spanish mid-market since 2008. In a context of macroeconomic and political uncertainty, Alantra PEF III reached its hard cap, following significant support from existing investors. Alantra PEF III [...]

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EQMC, managed by Alantra, ranked as the top event driven hedge fund globally over the last five and seven years

By | November 29th, 2016|Press Releases, Recent Investments & Divestments|

Madrid, November, 2016- The EQMC Fund has ranked as the top performing hedge fund over the last five and seven years in the event driven category, according to Barclay Hedge. In this period, the Fund has obtained a 25.7% and an 18.9% annual return, respectively (total return of +221.9% since January 2010). This prize joins the [...]

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