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We are pleased to present our second quarterly review for 2016, featuring key deals, trends and transaction data in the Media sector. This issue includes our review of private equity trends in the UK Media sector for H1 2016.
Trillium Partners advised Electric Word plc, a specialist media group supporting professional education, compliance and management through digital, paper and live formats, on the disposal of its indirect 70 per cent shareholding in iGaming Business Limited (iGB), a leading events and information business focused on online gaming.
Trillium Partners advised Ion Equity, a Dublin-based mid-market private equity firm, on the sale of Ocean Media Group, the UK-focused provider of exhibitions and specialist magazines serving the social housing, bridal and weddings sectors.
Trillium Partners advised Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP, a leading mid-market private equity house, on its minority investment in CloserStill Group Limited, the UK’s fastest growing international exhibition business.
Trillium Partners advised MSQ Partners Limited, an international marketing communications group, on a refinancing of its capital structure. As part of this transaction, funds advised by NVM Private Equity have acquired a substantial minority shareholding in MSQ by investing £7.8 million in the company to support the continuation of the management team’s MBO and the ongoing growth of the business.
Advised Electric Word on the disposal of its shareholding in iGaming Business, a leading events and information business focused on online gaming
Advised Ion Equity on the sale of Ocean Media Group to Lonsdale Capital Partners
Advised Inflexion on its investment in CloserStill, the fastest growing events company in the UK
Advised MSQ Partners on a recapitalisation involving new equity provided by NVM and new working capital facilities from RBS