Private Equity Monthly Report

Venture Corporate Finance

The market remains buoyant with the majority of monthly sell side transactions completed by Private Equity backed buyers.

February summary: VCF Private Equity Report – February 2022

  • The UK & Ireland were home to 15 PE-backed deals in the technology and telecommunications sectors during February marking a downtick of one transaction from the previous month and taking the annual tally to 31 transactions.
  • One sub-sector was home to almost half of the dealflow: software & services. Regionally, Greater London noted over half of the deal activity.
  • In terms of deal types, growth equity deals led the way with 13 transactions.

We expect to see a significant increase in March as per the trend of the last few years.