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27 May 2014

Bristol venture team spin-out from YFM Equity Partners

YFM Equity Partners have agreed that their Bristol team can take over managing the South West Ventures Fund through a newly formed independent venture capital fund manager, Technology Venture Partners. Financial details of the transaction are not disclosed.

09 May 2014

YFM Equity Partners backs £10m MBO of legal support services provider, Intelligent Office UK

09 May 2014: YFM Equity Partners has invested £5m in a £10m management buyout (MBO) of Intelligent Office UK, a leading business process outsourcing firm specialising in the legal sector. The UK market for support services to the legal sector is estimated to be worth c £1bn.

01 May 2014

Portfolio news - PEGL wins Made in Sheffield Award 2014

Portfolio company PEGL wins Made in Sheffield 2014 Award

31 Mar 2014

YFM EP London Office Move - Cavendish Square

From Tuesday 1 April the new address for our London office will be: YFM Equity Partners 4 Cavendish Square London W1G 0PG Tel: 0203 440 9045

20 Feb 2014

AIC - A week in the life of…David Hall

AIC Website - A week in the life of…David Hall - 17 February 2014 David Hall, Managing Director, YFM Equity Partners, Managers of British Smaller Companies VCT, describes his busy working week.

10 Feb 2014

YFM Equity Partners lifts Mangar in MBO

YFM Equity Partners has invested in the management buyout (MBO) of Mangar International, a world leader in inflatable lifting & handling and bathing equipment for the elderly, disabled and Emergency services markets. Yorkshire Bank is providing loan facilities and working capital to Mangar’s management team. The financial details of the transaction are not disclosed.

15 Jan 2014

British Smaller Companies VCTs Opens £30m Joint Offers

YFM Equity Partners, the fund manager of generalist venture capital trusts (VCTs) – British Smaller Companies VCT plc (BSC) and British Smaller Companies VCT2 plc (BSC2) announces the opening of a £30m joint offer for subscription. The funds raised will be invested in growing small businesses across the UK.

14 Jan 2014

YFM Equity Partners backs MBO of Leengate Valves

YFM Equity Partners has backed the existing management team at Leengate Valves Ltd, a wholesaler, stockist and distributor of industrial valves in their management buy-out (MBO) from Linde AG, the German listed industrial gases and engineering group. HSBC Bank is providing loan facilities to Leengate Valves. Financial details of the transaction are undisclosed.

08 Jan 2014

YFM Equity Partners appoints Paul Cook Chief Operating Officer

YFM Equity Partners has appointed Paul Cook to the new role of Chief Operating Officer following a six-month project management role. Paul will be responsible for the finance, HR and compliance functions at YFM Equity Partners. He was part of the team that helped YFM Equity Partners successfully complete its management buy-out (MBO) from GLE Group in September last year.

01 Nov 2013

YFM Equity Partners backs MBO of manufacturer GTK

YFM Equity Partners has backed the management buy-out (MBO) of GTK UK Limited, the Basingstoke headquartered manufacturer of cable assemblies, connectors, optoelectronics and manufacturing solutions for high technology customers. The financial details of the transaction are not disclosed.

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