• 1

    Hugo Boss

    Fashion retailer
    Cost
    £155.8m
    Value
    £303.2m
    % of total assets
    24.6%
    Date of acquisition
    May 07

    Invested through Permira IV

    Hugo Boss operates in the fashion and luxury goods market. It is the global leader in the formal menswear fashion market with a presence of over 6,800 points of sale across 129 countries. The valuation basis is quoted.

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  • 2

    Arysta LifeScience

    Agrochemicals
    Cost
    £160.1m
    Value
    £207.4m
    % of total assets
    16.8%
    Date of acquisition
    Feb 08

    Invested through Permira IV

    Arysta LifeScience is one of the world’s largest privately-held agrochemical businesses, specialising in crop protection including herbicides, insecticides and fungicides, as well as a number of products for the healthcare and veterinary medicine markets. Headquartered in Tokyo, the company markets a portfolio of more than 150 products in over 125 countries. The valuation basis is earnings.

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  • 3 Freescale

    Freescale

    Embedded semiconductors
    Cost
    £145.1m
    Value
    £87.9m
    % of total assets
    7.1%
    Date of acquisition
    Nov 06

    Invested through Permira IV

    Freescale is a global leader in embedded processing solutions for the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. The company has a heritage of innovation and product leadership spanning more than 50 years and has an extensive intellectual property portfolio, including approximately 6,000 patent families, and serves more than 18,000 customers with leading products and solutions. The valuation basis is quoted.

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  • 4

    iglo Group

    Frozen food
    Cost
    £25.3m
    Value
    £56.2m
    % of total assets
    4.6%
    Date of acquisition
    Nov 06

    Invested through Permira Europe III

    The iglo Group is a branded European frozen food company that produces fish, vegetables and poultry, including a number of iconic products such as Fish Fingers, Schlemmer Filets and Sofficini. The Group operates under three brands: Birds Eye (UK and Ireland), iglo (Germany, Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands and other countries) and Findus (Italy). The valuation basis is earnings.

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  • 5

    Legico

    Finance
    Cost
    £32.0m
    Value
    £34.0m
    % of total assets
    2.8%
    Date of acquisition
    Jan 08

    Invested through Permira IV

    Legico seeks to invest in senior and subordinated LBO debt. Legico’s aim is to acquire high quality debt assets with attractive yields by investing in senior, mezzanine and PIK opportunities in both the primary and secondary markets. Legico is advised by the Permira Debt Managers team. The valuation basis is mark-to-market.

  • 6

    Lavena Holdings (ProSiebenSat)

    Cost
    £0.0m
    Value
    £27.6m
    % of total assets
    2.2%
    Date of acquisition
    Mar 07

    Invested through Permira IV

    Lavena Holding 1 GmbH (Lavena), controlled by Pemira IV and KKR funds, realised its remaining holding in ProSiebenSat1.Media during Q1 2014. At 31 March 2014, the value of the cash held by Lavena for SVG Capital was £27.6m. Final proceeds are expected to be received during Q2 2014.

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  • 7

    Acromas (AA Saga)

    Motoring, travel, media, finance
    Cost
    £16.6m
    Value
    £17.9m
    % of total assets
    1.5%
    Date of acquisition
    Sep 04

    Invested through Permira Europe III

    Acromas is the holding company for The AA and Saga, two of the UK’s most iconic brand names. With 15 million members, The AA is the UK’s market leader in roadside assistance and is also one of the UK’s biggest names in insurance. Saga provides financial services to people aged over 50 in the UK, as well as personal financial products, travel and domiciliary care. The valuation basis is earnings.

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  • 8 New Look

    New Look

    Fashion retailer
    Cost
    £0.4m
    Value
    £17.2m
    % of total assets
    1.4%
    Date of acquisition
    Apr 04

    Invested through Permira Europe II

    New Look is a leading European high-street apparel retailer with over 1,100 stores across the globe in 22 countries. It has circa 580 New Look stores in the UK and a growing presence in Europe (circa 90 stores). It also has a growing franchise operation across the Middle East, CEE and Asia. The group also operates circa 280 stores across France and Belgium which trade under the Mim brand, including a growing affiliate business in France. The valuation basis is earnings.

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  • 9

    Brand

    Industrial services
    Cost
    £10.0m
    Value
    £10.0m
    % of total assets
    0.8%
    Date of acquisition
    Nov 2013

    Invested through CD&R IX

    Brand Energy and Infrastructure Services is a leading provider of specialized services to the global energy, industrial and infrastructure markets. Its range of service offerings include work access, corrosion management, atmospheric and immersion coatings, insulation services, fireproofing & refractory, mechanical services, forming & shoring and other complementary specialty services. Brand delivers its services through a network of more than 370 branches on six continents, with a particular focus on the major hydrocarbon and power generation markets globally. The valuation basis is cost.

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  • 10

    AMCo

    Pharmaceuticals
    Cost
    £5.7m
    Value
    £7.5m
    % of total assets
    0.6%
    Date of acquisition
    Aug/Oct 2012

    Invested through the fifth Cinven Fund

    Amdipharm Mercury (AMCo) is an international specialty pharmaceuticals company delivering high quality medicines with a customer focus in 112 territories. AMCo is the result of the merger of Amdipharm and the Mercury Pharma Group to create a single, consolidated, international specialty pharmaceuticals company. The valuation basis is earnings.

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