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BC Partners sells its 40% stake in BDR Thermea to Remeha Group BV

30 Sep 2011

BC Partners today announces that Brave B Lux SA, a company owned by funds it advises, has signed an agreement to sell its 40% stake in the BDR Thermea Group, a world leading manufacturer and distributor of heating systems and services, to its parent company Remeha Group BV.

BC Partners to acquire Com Hem

21 Jul 2011

BC Partners, a leading international private equity firm, today announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire Com Hem, Sweden's leading TV, broadband and telephony company, from The Carlyle Group ("Carlyle") and Providence Equity Partners ("Providence").

BC Partners today closed the acquisition of 78.7% of Gruppo Coin and will launch a mandatory tender offer on the remaining shares of the company

30 Jun 2011

Today Icon S.p.A., company controlled by the funds advised by BC Partners, has closed the acquisition of the shares in Gruppo Coin held by Financiere Tintoretto through Giorgione Investimenti S.p.A., representing the 69.3% of the Company share capital, for a total value of Euro 644,572,337.50, Euro 6.50 for each share of the Company.

BC Partners sells its stake in Médica

26 May 2011

Today TBU-3 International SA, controlled by funds advised by BC Partners, announced the sale, at €161 per share, of a 9.5% stake in Médica (MDCA FP) to a subsidiary of Batipart, a real estate and healthcare investment company, and of an 18.6% stake to several entities of Covéa group. Funds advised by BC Partners retain a circa 3% shareholding.

BC Partners acquires Nille

29 Mar 2011

Herkules Private Equity Fund II has entered into an agreement to sell discount retailer Nille to BC Partners.

BC Partners to acquire Phones4u

18 Mar 2011

Investment funds advised by BC Partners (“BC Partners”) have today agreed to the purchase of Phones4u, one of the UK’s leading independent sales channels for mobile phone connections and related insurance products, from Providence Equity Partners LLC (“Providence”).