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6 April 2011 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the European private equity firm that specialises in the financial services sector, acquires Cabot Financial, the consumer debt purchasing firm, from Citi. The purchase will create the UK’s biggest debt purchasing and collection business as AnaCap will integrate Cabot Financial with Apex Credit Management, another market leading debt p...
Apr 06 2011
17 February 2011 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the European private equity firm specialising in the financial services sector which has more than €1 billion under management, has appointed Peter Cartwright, as Co-Managing Partner. Peter joins Joe Giannamore as Co-Managing Partner with immediate effect. Peter, one of the founding Partners at AnaCap, will continue in his role...
Feb 17 2011
10 December 2009 AnaCap Financial Partners LLP ("AnaCap"), the European private equity firm that specialises in the financial services sector, is to acquire Banco Popolare Ceská Republika, the Czech subsidiary of Italy's Banco Popolare subject to confirmatory due diligence and all regulatory approvals. Banco Popolare Ceská Republika a.s., which incorporates a seven branch network, is a...
Dec 10 2009
10 August 2009 AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the London based private equity fund manager that specialises in the financial services sector, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Cattles Invoice Finance (“CIF”) from Cattles plc for a consideration of £70 million (subject to certain closing adjustments). Future funding for CIF will be provided by Lloyds TSB...
Aug 10 2009
30 July 2009 Intention to expand high net worth client base AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the London based private equity firm that specialises in the financial services sector, has acquired Mediterranean Bank, a Maltese based private bank. The acquisition has now received its final regulatory approval by the Maltese Financial Services Authority. As part of the transaction Ana...
Jul 30 2009
14 July 2009 Agreement has been reached for Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners (Morgan Stanley AIP) to invest £45 million in Aldermore Bank plc (formerly Ruffler Bank) alongside AnaCap Financial Partners, the London-based private equity fund manager which specialises in the financial services sector. The purchase of Ruffler Bank by AnaCap, which took place in May, was the first...
Jul 14 2009
1 June 2009 AnaCap Financial Partners LLP (“AnaCap”), the London based private equity firm that specialises in the financial services sector, has successfully closed its second fund, AnaCap financial Partners II, LP, raising €575 million from investors. The new fund is almost twice the size of AnaCap’s first fund which raised €300 million in 2006. AnaCap now have in excess of €920 m...
Jun 01 2009
11 May 2009 First acquisition of UK bank by private equity firm £80m of additional capital to be invested to boost lending to SMEs AnaCap Financial Partners (“AnaCap”), the London based private equity fund manager that specialises in the financial services sector, is to acquire Ruffler Bank plc (“Ruffler”) from its shareholders for an undisclosed sum. The transaction, whic...
May 11 2009