Finnish Venture Capital Association

The Finnish Venture Capital Association was established in 1990. The actual members of the association are entities acting in the Finnish private equity and venture capital markets. FVCA accepts as its associate members communities or private individuals who play a part in the development of the industry in Finland. The number of members at the moment is 49 full and 48 associate members.

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Finnish PE/VC News

20.01.2015 CapMan sells Symbio

Funds managed by CapMan have sold their holding in Symbio S.A., a provider of outsourced product development services, to VXI Global Solutions LLC, an international business process outsourcing services provider. The transaction has a positive impact on CapMan Group’s result for 2015 through approx. EUR 1 million of carried interest income from the exiting funds. The transaction contributes some EUR 1.2 million to CapMan Group’s 2015 cash flow. The result impact is expected to materialise during the first half of 2015.

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15.01.2015 CapMan sells Cederroth to Orkla

Funds managed by CapMan have agreed to sell their ownership in Cederroth Intressenter AB (“Cederroth”) to Orkla Home & Personal, which is part of the Norwegian conglomerate Orkla ASA. The exit does not have a material impact on CapMan’s result for 2015, as the positive change in the fair value of CapMan's own fund investment has been booked in CapMan's result already during the investment period. The transaction contributes some EUR 8 million to CapMan Group’s 2015 cash flow at the closing of the transaction. The closing is subject to the approval of the relevant competition authorities and it is expected to be completed no later than within Q3 2015.

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10.12.2014 Elite Asset Management introduces CapMan Collection – a new opportunity to invest in unlisted companies and real estate

CapMan Collection is the first Finnish non-UCITS fund providing private investors an opportunity to invest in unlisted companies and real estate with a structure providing liquidity and a possibility to join with a smaller ticket size. CapMan Collection is mainly investing in funds managed by private equity firm CapMan, whose current investment portfolio includes well-known Finnish companies, such as the luxury and lifestyle hotel chain Kämp Group and the global sauna heater manufacturer Harvia.

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FVCA events 26.03.2015 FVCA kevätseminaari