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Private Equity – November 2018 Investment Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors for November 2018 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.

Cable Manufacturing

Foresight Group

Invested in Cimteq (Wrexham, UK), a provider of cable design, quotation generation and manufacturing software solutions to the cable manufacturing industry worldwide.

High Road Capital Partners

Acquired Radix Wire & Cable (Cleveland, OH, US), a manufacturer of high-temperature and fire-resistant wire and cable.

IK Investment Partners

Acquired 2Connect (Waalwijk, NL), a manufacturer of specialized cables and connectors.


Growth Catalyst Partners

Founded CyberRisk Alliance (Chicago, IL, US), a business intelligence company created to serve the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace.

Technology Crossover Ventures

Invested in Venafi (Salt Lake City, UT, US), a cybersecurity company that secures and protects the cryptographic keys and digital certificates every business and government depends on for secure communications, commerce, computing, and mobility.

Tecum Capital

Invested in Converged Security Solutions (Reston, VA, US) offers a comprehensive converged security managed services solution spanning cyber and physical security.

Healthcare Management Services

Insight Venture Partners

Invested in Force Therapeutics (New York, NY, US), a provider of episode-based digital care delivery.

Palisades Growth Capital

Invested in Hart (Costa Mesa, CA, US), a health technology company with a healthcare as a service (HaaS) platform that simplifies data access across complex organizations in real time.


Acquired Q-Centrix (Portsmouth, NH, US) a provider of outsourced quality data management solutions for hospitals and healthcare providers.

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