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Private Equity – February 2020 Investment Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors for February 2020 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.

Healthcare Software

Abry Partners

Acquired Centauri Health Solutions (Scottsdale, AZ, US), a provider of technology-enabled analytics and services, specializing in hosted software solutions, data-driven services, and data management designed specifically for risk adjustment and quality-based revenue programs

The Carlyle Group

Invested in MAK-SYSTEM (Paris, FR), a provider of healthcare software solutions for the management of blood, plasma, tissue and cells products.

Gulf Capital

Invested in Vezeeta.com (Cairo, EG), a digital healthcare booking platform and practice management software.

Legal Support

Industrifonden

Invested in Lexly (Stockholm, SE), an online legal company providing personalized legal services for individuals and businesses.

Quad-C Management

Recapitalized HaystackID (Washington, DC, US), a provider of computer forensics, eDiscovery and attorney document review services.

Windjammer Capital Investors

Acquired Compex Legal Services, Inc. (Torrance, CA, US), a tech-enabled provider of outsourced medical records retrieval and litigation support services.

Payments Technology

Activant Capital

Invested in Finix (San Francisco, CA, US), a software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup selling payments tech to other businesses. Finix API-based platform allows software businesses to bring the payments stack in-house instead of paying third-party vendors to manage the process.

Great Hills Partners

Acquired One Inc (Folsom, CA, US), a digital payments platform for insurance companies that is designed to increase retention, decrease admin expenses, and mitigate data security risk – while simplifying compliance.

Polaris Partners

Invested in TransACT Communications (Lynnwood, WA, US), a SaaS provider of engagement, compliance and payment solutions for the education market.

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