Access Capital to Acquire Pohjola PE Business

November 24, 2010

On November 17, 2010, European private equity fund of funds manager Access Capital Partners Group SA announced it will acquire Finland-based Pohjola Private Equity Funds Ltd.


It was announced on November 17, 2010 that Access Capital Partners Group SA is to acquire 100% of the shares of Finland-based Pohjola Private Equity Funds Ltd (PPEF), and will enter a strategic distribution partnership with Pohjola Asset Management in Nordic countries.  Pohjola Bank Plc will acquire 40% of Access Capital Partners Group SA from CapMan Plc and the Access Managing Partners.  The combined entities will manage aggregate fund of funds and mandates of around €4.5 billion under the Access brand.  PPEF will be integrated into the overall Access team and operate out of Access’ Helsinki office.

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