Press Releases & News

Press Releases & News

Press releases and news

01.02.2023  // AURELIUS portfolio company VAG acquires FKB Válvulas

  • Second Brazil Add-on following the acquisition of RTS Válvulas in 2022
  • Increases local manufacturing capacity and expanding its global customer base
  • Further strengthens VAG’s pole position as the world’s leading supplier of water and wastewater valves

16.01.2023  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities to seek segment change

  • Segment change from qualified Open Market (m:access) to general Open Market intended
  • Considerable savings of time and money for the company
  • Rights of shareholders linked to their shares will be preserved

25.11.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities subsidiary BMC Benelux acquires Vandevoorde Bouwmaterialen

  • Second strategic add-on acquisition for BMC Benelux in 2022
  • Strengthening of BMC´s market coverage in Belgium
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17.11.2022  // AURELIUS European Corporate Carve-Out Survey

10.11.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities reports results for the first nine months of 2022

  • Total consolidated revenues rise to EUR 2,351.7 million
  • Operating EBITDA comes to EUR 163.8 million, net asset value (net) falls to EUR 909.0 million
  • Already seven add-on acquisitions, five co-investments and four (partial) exits in 2022
  • Subdued transaction environment expected in the coming months

11.10.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities sells Briar Chemicals to Safex Chemicals

  • Briar Chemicals, the UK´s leading agrochemical contract manufacturer, sold to a strategic buyer
  • Strong growth prospects in the agrochemicals market with Briar Chemicals expected to report revenue for FY22 of above EUR 70m
  • Further successful exit for AURELIUS despite a challenging market environment
AURELIUS GROUP

06.10.2022  // AURELIUS Group scales London team to support portfolio growth

London, October 6, 2022 – AURELIUS Group (AURELIUS) reports a series of new appointments that sees a step-change in its UK and Ireland team.

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29.09.2022  // AURELIUS acquires three European paper mills from Sappi Limited

  • Complex pan-European carve-out includes site locations in Finland Germany and the Netherlands
  • Expected combined FY22 revenues of more than EUR 1 bn
  • AURELIUS to support operational development and build-up functions post carve-out
AURELIUS GROUP

30.08.2022  // AURELIUS announces the acquisition of Agfa Offset Solutions from the Agfa-Gevaert Group

  • Worldwide provider of offset print solutions with EUR 748m in revenues
  • Performance improvement opportunity via focus on innovation and operational efficiency

11.08.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities reports robust growth also in the first half of 2022 despite persistently tough economic conditions

  • Annualised consolidated revenues up 20 percent over the comparison period to EUR 3,169.7 million; total consolidated revenues reach EUR 1,591.9 million
  • Operating EBITDA comes to EUR 127.6 million, higher than the year-ago comparison figure
  • Net asset value is EUR 1,004.2 million despite the current economic conditions
  • Gains on exits remain steady at EUR 38,2 million
  • Dynamic pace of transactions continues with further acquisitions and exits
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01.08.2022  // AURELIUS acquires Footasylum from JD Sports

  • British brand renowned for omnichannel retailing of fashion streetwear and sportswear 
  • Good trading performance with expected revenues of more than EUR 340m in 2022
  • Significant growth potential to be realised by enhancing digital transformation and strengthening own brands
     

05.07.2022  // AURELIUS portfolio company NDS Group AS announces two add-on acquisitions and a major customer win

  • Marine part supplier Hovdan Poly AS acquired to strengthen marine division
  • Carwash supplier Nordic Wash AS acquired to complete equipment portfolio
  • Supplier agreement won with Carfix, one of Norway’s biggest workshop chains
  • NDS Group now with four add-on acquisitions under AURELIUS´ tenure