Lyceum raises £255m investment war-chest

Posted on July 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Venture capitalists Lyceum Capital has raised £255 million of equity capital for investment over the next few years. Investors in Lyceum’s new fund include F&C Group, AXA Private Equity, AlpInvest and European Investment Fund.

The new fund has already completed the acquisition of Synexus Clinical Research plc, a pharmaceutical research services business, in an £18 million public-to-private transaction.


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