Heliad Equity Partners GmbH & Co. KGaA / Key word(s): Disposal
Frankfurt, den 30 June 2011
Frankfurt am Main, 30 June 2011 - With signing sate 29 June 2011 and closing as of today, Heliad Equity Partners GmbH & Co. KGaA ('Heliad') sold its investment in the cash and valuable services provider Unicorn. The investment of Heliad in Unicorn was sold to management as part of a Management Buy-out.
The agreed purchase price will generate an accounting profit on the level of Heliad. Moreover, an earn-out structure with the purchaser was agreed, so that Heliad continues to participate in the future potential of the company.
Heliad is an investment company that invests in high-growth companies, mostly in German-speaking countries. In this, Heliad focuses on markets with long-term growth prospects. One key feature of Heliad's investment strategy is the way it closely accompanies its entrepreneurially-minded portfolio companies, offering hands-on support in terms of their strategy and operations. Further information about Heliad can be found at www.heliad.com.
Unicorn is the second largest cash-and valuable services provider in Germany and employs at its 21 locations more than 1,250 employees. Among its services are tailor-made solutions in the area of cash services and logistics, coin money services, ATMs and security services courier services. Further information about Unicorn can be found at www.unicorn.de
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|Company:||Heliad Equity Partners GmbH & Co. KGaA|
|60322 Frankfurt am Main|
|Phone:||+49 69 71 91 59 65 0|
|Fax:||+49 69 71 91 59 65 11|
|Listed:||Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Freiverkehr in Berlin, München, Stuttgart|
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