Private Equity News

Navitas to dish out digital food safety technology following £745k equity investment

Technology firm set to digitise the food safety industry following investment by the Midlands Engine Investment Fund £745k of capital will enable the business to pursue an ambitious growth strategy, allowing the full market roll-out of its food safety technology Plans include creating a UK manufact...

Foresight supports the partial buy-out of ABL Health with £2.5m investment

MANCHESTER, 04 September 2018: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has invested £2.5 million to support the partial buy-out of Bolton-based community healthcare and wellbeing provider ABL Health Limited (“ABL” or the “Company”). To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click here .  ABL is a pr...

Foresight extends debt funding line into asset-backed SME lender Reward Finance Group by a further £10 million

Manchester: 31 July 2018: Funds managed by Foresight Group LLP ("Foresight”) have provided an additional £10 million extension to bolster the original £40 million secured loan note facility which was agreed in September 2017 for Reward Finance Group Limited ("Reward” or the "Company”). Leeds headqu...

The Naked Deli’s world-first airport outlet at Newcastle International Airport

LONDON, 30 July 2018: Foresight portfolio company, The Naked Deli, has opened its world-first airport outlet at Newcastle International Airport, the recently named Airport of the Year*. To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click here . Launched in 2014, The Naked Deli offers a health-...

Foresight invests £2 million in Epistem management buy-out

MANCHESTER, 12 June 2018: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces an investment of £2 million supporting the management buy-out (“MBO”) of the contract research business Epistem (“Epistem” or “the Company”) from genedrive plc (“genedrive”). To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click h...

Foresight invests £2.5 million into The Naked Deli Limited

LONDON, 11 June 2018: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has invested £2.5 million of growth capital into The Naked Deli Limited (“The Naked Deli” or the “Company”). To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click here .  Launched in 2014, The Naked Deli operates a number of sites in Newcastle,...

Foresight uses fleet of electric cabs to drive home smarter future proposition

LONDON, 08 June 2018: Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, has leveraged its environmental credentials to become one of the first companies to advertise on London’s new electric taxis. The taxis will be wrapped for 12 months,...

Thermotech sale to Servest nets Foresight 2.3x

MANCHESTER, May 24 2018 : Foresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the successful sale of Thermotech (“The Company”), a facilities management provider based in Stockport, to Atalian Servest Group, the international facilities management group for an undisclosed sum. To view or print this...

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund makes £2.1m investment into Oxford Space Systems Limited

LONDON, 23 May 2018 : Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces the investment of £2.1 million into Oxford Space Systems Limited (“OSS” or the “Company”) from the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund (“the Fund”).  Oxford Space Systems is a space technology business developing a new generation of li...

Foresight invests £3 million into DA Languages Limited

MANCHESTER, 22 May 2018 : Foresight Group (“Foresight”) invests £3 million from the Foresight Regional Investment Fund (“FRIF”, “the Fund”) into Altrincham-based, DA Languages Limited (“DAL” or “the Company”). To view or print this announcement from a pdf click here . DA Languages is a fast-growing...