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Charme Capital Partners acquires JD Classics

London, 7 September 2016: Charme Capital Partners, the pan-European mid-market private equity firm, announces that Charme III has acquired a majority stake in JD Classics. As part of the transaction Derek Hood, founder of JD Classics, will retain a significant stake and partner with Charme and the co-investors.

Charme Capital Partners to acquire Igenomix

Madrid/London/Milan, 19 July 2016: Charme Capital Partners (“CCP”), the pan-European mid-market private equity firm, has announced that Charme III has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Igenomix, the leading provider of genetic testing services for reproductive health patients and clinics.

Charme Capital Partners Announces Three New Hires

London, 05 April 2016: Charme Capital Partners (“CCP”), the pan-European mid-market private equity firm, today announces that it has hired Valero Domingo as a Principal and Martyn Evans and Hugo Tanner as Investment Managers.

Charme Capital Partners Announces The Sale Of Bellco To Medtronic

London/Milan – February 1, 2016. Charme Capital Partners, manager of the pan-European Charme Funds, today announced the execution of a definitive agreement for the sale of 100% of Bellco, the last portfolio company in Charme II, to Medtronic. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Charme Capital Partners launches in London

Milan-based Charme Capital Partners opens London office, partnering with Julian Huxtable, Christopher Fielding and Francisco Churtichaga, former Doughty Hanson executives. Charme Capital Partners combines an experienced European mid-market private equity team with leading institutional and industrialist backers.

Charme I announces the successful exit from the Poltrona Frau Group

The contract for the purchase by Haworth of the 58.6% of the share capital of Poltrona Frau S.p.A. from the shareholders Charme Investments Ltd. and Moschini S.r.l. has been signed. The agreed price is €2.96 per share. The transaction is subject to the approval of the competent antitrust authorities. Following the completion of the transaction, a mandatory public tender offer on Poltrona Frau S.p.A.’s shares will take place at a price of €2.96 per share, equal to the price paid by the buyer to the sellers.

Agreement between Charme II and Renova Group for the sale of Octo Telematics

Montezemolo & Partners SGR S.p.A. (as the management company of Charme II) and Renova Group announce that they have reached an agreement for the sale of Octo Telematics S.p.A. to Renova Group by its current majority shareholder Charme II and co-shareholders Amadeus Capital Partners and Keensight Capital.

Charme announces the successful private placement of 4.8% of the shares in the Poltrona Frau Group

The sale involved Moschini S.r.l. (2%), Mubadala (1.96%), Charme Investments (0,7%) and Luca Cordero di Montezemolo.

The sale transaction of 6.726.926 Poltrona Frau S.p.A. shares equal to 4,8% of the capital was successfully completed through a private placement. The placement, managed by Equita SIM SpA and Intermonte S.p.A., through a procedure Accelerated Book Building (ABB), has been exclusively dedicated to "qualified" investors in Italy and to international institutional investors. Requests received were approximately 2 times the offer, and were largely represented by foreign investors of great quality.

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