March 28, 2019 (SAN DIEGO, CA) - Kyriba, the global leader in cloud treasury and finance solutions, today announced that it is in advanced talks with Bridgepoint, an international private equity group focused on investing in market-leading businesses, to receive a $160M investment round to accelerate innovation and growth of its enterprise platform. The deal, once closed, would give Bridgepoint a majority stake in the business, and value Kyriba at $1.2 billion. Daher Capital, Iris Capital and Kyriba Chairman and CEO Jean-Luc Robert will remain as investors in the company.
New York, Paris – March 22nd 2019 – BlackRock today announced that it has made a binding offer and entered into an exclusive agreement, subject to the conditions below, to acquire 100% of the equity interests in eFront, the world’s leading end-to-end alternative investment management software and solutions provider, from private equity firm Bridgepoint and eFront employees, for $1.3 billion in cash. The combination of eFront with Aladdin, BlackRock’s investment operating system used by more than 225 institutions around the world, will set a new standard in investment and risk management technology.
Xavier Cotelle, founder and CEO of bee2link – a publisher of SaaS software and digital solutions for automobile players – has announced that Bridgepoint Development Capital (BDC), the smid-cap division of the international private equity group, Bridgepoint, has taken a minority shareholding. The terms of the transaction are confidential.
International private equity group Bridgepoint has acquired Miya from the business arm of Arison Group for an undisclosed sum. Miya is the leading private operator of water distribution in Portugal, and a global provider of comprehensive integrated water efficiency solutions to public and private utilities.
Bridgepoint, the international private equity group, has appointed Jean-Marc Huët to its Advisory Board with effect from 1st January 2019.