2018: £30m invested; 5 exits; £600m of deals. What’s coming to UK small business in 2019?
31 Jan 2019
YFM had predicted a year where Brexit and general uncertainty over slowing global growth might cloud events and perhaps dampen investment appetites. However, during 2018 YFM sold five investments to a mixture of overseas and private equity supported buyers ...
YFM Equity Partners supports an investment into EIKON, a leading end-to-end digital post-production services provider
10 Apr 2018
Funds advised and managed by YFM Equity Partners (“YFM”), the specialist private equity fund manager have backed an investment into Eikon Group Limited, a cutting edge, end-to-end, digital post-production services for the motion picture and broadcast industry.
YFM Equity Partners backs MBO of Checkmate Fire
19 Mar 2018
YFM Equity Partners (“YFM”), the specialist private equity fund manager has backed the MBO of Checkmate Fire Solutions Limited, the UK’s leading passive fire protection provider.
YFM Equity Partners invest to support the growth of Augmented Reality specialist Ncam
15 Mar 2018
Funds advised and managed by YFM Equity Partners (“YFM”), the specialist private equity fund manager have backed an investment into Ncam Technologies Limited, a provider of innovative and leading Augmented Reality solutions for the entertainment industries.
YFM Equity Partners invests £1.5m into e2E
02 Oct 2017
YFM Equity Partners (“YFM”), the specialist private equity fund manager, has backed a £1.5 million investment into e2E Engineering Limited (e2E), a leading technical consultancy operating in the telecommunications market, with particular expertise in satellite communications. YFM’s funding comes from its two advised VCTs, British Smaller Companies and British Smaller Companies 2.
4net Technologies takes investment from YFM
22 Sep 2017
YFM Equity Partners (YFM), the specialist private equity fund manager, has invested in the £9million transaction into 4net Technologies Ltd (4net) to support the continued growth of the business through new product and market development.
Dividends and support for UK firms valued by VCT investors, finds YFM
18 Sep 2017
YFM has established that shareholders consider the ability to support growing UK businesses and the dividend yield resulting from that growth as significant factors, alongside tax relief, when investing in VCTs.
YFM Equity Partners’ British Smaller Companies appoints Non-Executive Director
07 Aug 2017
YFM Equity Partners’ (YFM’s) British Smaller Companies VCT plc (BSC) has announced the appointment of Rupert Cook as an independent non-executive director.
YFM Equity Partners invests £3m to support growth of Friska
17 Jul 2017
YFM the specialist private equity fund manager has invested £3m into Friska Limited (Friska), a Bristol based chain of food-to-go restaurants offering ‘feel good food’ throughout the day. The funding will be used to support the roll out of the brand into new cities across the UK.