Mezzanine Management, Central Europe’s leading growth capital provider, has closed its fourth fund on €264m. The vehicle marks the largest ever raised by the firm in its 18- year history, and is the first to have sizeable commitments from local investors and Asian institutions.

Innova Capital to take up 33% of shares in OSHEE, the leader of the Polish isotonic and functional drinks market. In the last 10 years, OSHEE became the indisputable leader on the Polish sports and vitamin functional beverage market, selling its products to 45 countries on 6 continents and generating revenues of approximately PLN 250m.

Value4Capital, the lower mid-market Polish and central European buy-out manager, announced the acquisition of Kom-Eko S.A (Kom-Eko) by its V4C Poland Plus Fund (the Fund). Kom-Eko is the leading waste management company in the Lublin area of Poland, with activities including municipal and commercial waste collection, sorting and processing centres and landfills in Lublin and Krasnik (www.kom-eko.pl). Royalton Partners’ Royalton Capital Investors II was the seller, fully exiting the investment after 7 years of stewardship.

Polish Enterprise Fund VIII, a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors, has acquired a significant minority stake in Anwim, one of the largest independent operators of fuel stations in Poland, trading under the MOYA brand.

Abris Capital Partners, the leading mid-market private equity fund manager for Central and Eastern Europe, has sold 100% of its shares in its Serbian portfolio company, Kopernikus Technology, to Telekom Serbia. The transaction was signed on 1st November, 2018.

CADM Holdings Ltd., a subsidiary of Abris CEE Mid-Market Fund III LP managed by Abris Capital Partners Ltd., signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in CADM Automotive Sp. z o.o., a fast-growing design office in Krakow providing engineering services to leading manufacturers in the automotive, railway and aeronautics segment.

Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its holding company which owns 99.8% of Polskie Koleje Linowe to the Polish Development Fund. The transaction, which represents the largest private equity exit in the mountain leisure & tourism sector in Poland, is subject to inter alia customary competition authority clearance and is expected to close later this year.

Mid Europa Partners , the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of shares in Urgent Cargus from Abris Capital Partners. The transaction is subject to customary clearance by anti-trust authorities and is expected to close in Q4 2018.

Fund co-managed by CVI Dom Maklerski invested in Luxon, LED lighting manufacturer in Poland.

ARX portfolio company Fincentrum acquired by the Swiss Life Group. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2018. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.