• Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer

    Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer

    25 Apr, 2017

    Verdane Capital VII portfolio company Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer and further strengthens its market leading position in the Nordics.  Together with AlexandAlexa.com, which Babyshop.com acquired in November 2014, the award-winning retailers have a leading market position in the children’s premium fashion and product segment.

  • Verdane IX acquires dyslexia aid software company

    Verdane IX acquires dyslexia aid software company

    10 Apr, 2017

    Nordic private equity fund Verdane Capital IX AB (Verdane IX) becomes the majority owner of Norwegian software company Lingit AS, which provides multilingual literacy support for dyslexics and others with reading and writing difficulties. The plan is to launch the technology internationally.

  • Verdane invests in Propellerhead to strengthen expansion and mobile focus

    Verdane invests in Propellerhead to strengthen expansion and mobile focus

    5 Apr, 2017

    Propellerhead Software announced today that the company is bringing on board private equity fund Verdane Capital IX (Verdane) as a new partner. Verdane will support the company's expansion in several areas around the core product Reason, the app store-model Rack Extensions and the mobile music-making platform.

  • Verdane VIII portfolio company JSB Group makes strategic acquisition of Spanish wind industry core kit supplier MEP

    Verdane VIII portfolio company JSB Group makes strategic acquisition of Spanish wind industry core kit supplier MEP

    1 Feb, 2017

    - Extended client base and customer value
    - Strong synergies in technology, know-how and footprint
    - Increased economies of scale and proximity to clients
    - Acquisition effective from 1 April 2017, pending required approvals.
    - Capacity increase to serve growing core kit demand from blade manufacturers in China

  • Verdane sells Movimento to Delphi Automotive

    Verdane sells Movimento to Delphi Automotive

    5 Jan, 2017

    Verdane ETF II (Verdane) and other shareholders have sold Movimento, a leading provider of Over-the-Air (OTA) software lifecycle and data management for the automotive sector, to Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH).

  • Verdane IX invests in three German companies

    Verdane IX invests in three German companies

    5 Oct, 2016

    • Latest Fund has EUR 320m in commitments for investing
    • Verdane IX looking to expand portfolio and target maturing German tech market
    • Verdane IX invests over EUR 30m in German companies Searchmetrics, Smava and Hornetsecurity

  • Verdane Capital closes new fund at record SEK 3bn

    Verdane Capital closes new fund at record SEK 3bn

    4 Jul, 2016

    Verdane Capital IX AB (Verdane IX) has closed at its hard-cap with SEK 3 billion in commitments. The fund, which is Verdane’s largest to date, was significantly oversubscribed. Verdane IX will invest in small- and medium-sized growth companies in Northern Europe, primarily by providing liquidity to owners of unlisted portfolios.

  • Verdane Capital to sell Eniram to global leader in marine and energy markets

    Verdane Capital to sell Eniram to global leader in marine and energy markets

    30 Jun, 2016

    Verdane Capital VIII K/S (Verdane VIII), the largest shareholder in the Finnish software company Eniram Oy (Eniram), has agreed to sell all of its shares to Wärtsilä Oyj (Wärtsilä). During Verdane’s ownership period, the Company has changed its strategic direction and business model leading to 66% growth in recurring revenue and profitability.