NiXEN joins the Initiative Carbone 2020

NiXEN is committed in fighting global warming and has joined the Initiative Carbone 2020 created by the French private equity firms Apax Partners, Ardian, Eurazeo, LBO France and PAI Partners Launched in November 2015, the Initiative Carbone 2020 is the first private equity initiative to manage and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for their portfolio companies. NiXEN joins this initiative, confirming its commitment to meet the objectives set out during the COP21 aiming at reducing global warming. Aware that global warming will significantly impact the economy, and of its responsibility as a long-term shareholder, NiXEN joins this initiative in order to ensure the sustainable...

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17/12/2015

NiXEN, founding member of The Alliance for Global Growth

NiXEN team is pleased to announce the creation of The Alliance for Global Growth, a global network of 10 ambitious mid-market Private Equity firms and the first of its kind to span Europe and North America.“We are proud to be one of the founding members of the first transatlantic GPs Alliance: the Alliance for Global Growth. We are sure that this initiative will create new opportunities for our portfolio companies.” Jean-Paul Bernardini, Managing Partner of NiXENInternationalisation is one of the primary growth strategies that the members of the Alliance adopt in order to add value to their portfolios. Through years of experience, they recognise that local knowledge and trusted...

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15/10/2015

NiXEN sells its stakes in Labco

NiXEN annonces the selling of its minority stake in Labco to Cinven NiXEN entered Labco’s capital in 2008 as a part of an investment consortium including notably 3i, alongside the company’s founders and independent biologists, in order to support its development and particularly Labco’s ability to be the consolidator of the diagnostics laboratory market in France and Europe. Labco became a pan-European key player with leadership or co-leadership positions in France, Iberia, Italy and Belgium. More recently the group stepped in the United-Kingdom market, were its development perspectives as a subcontractor for public hospital groups are promising. Since 2008, Labco’s turnover...

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28/05/2015

Signature of Buffalo Grill refinancing agreement

Abénex Capital and NiXEN announce the signing of Buffalo Grill refinancing agreement French leader in the food restaurants set up new financial facilities in order to refinance partially and to support its development. Convinced by the implemented strategy and the development projects, all the banks supporting the Group since 2008 have confirmed their commitment to the company.  Two new actors have joined the pool for this operation, by. Bank pool will finance the investment plan for a total amount of 30 €M. Buffalo Grill is the leader in food restaurants in France with 331 restaurants (fully owned and franchises), total turnover of 522 €M and 5.560 employees. The...

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20/05/2015

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