|FSB Technology Ltd|
|Deal:||£23m initial growth equity investment, which may be increased to £27m|
|About the client:||FSB Technology offers full end-to-end sports betting and internet gaming solutions which includes data and pricing feeds, a proprietary sports betting software platform, fully managed trading services and more.|
|About the transaction:||Akur acted as lead advisor in securing the growth equity investment in FSB Technology from Clairvest Group Inc. (TSX: CVG), a Toronto-based private equity house.
Clairvest have made an initial investment of £23m, which may be increased to £27m.
Mark Blandford, Chairman of FSB commented:
Dave McDowell, CEO, added:
Chris is focused on listed closed-ended funds, specialising in both equity and debt capital fundraising.
He has over 16 years’ experience in both sales and research. With relationships across many of the large institutional investors in the sector, he has worked across IPOs, secondary fundraisings, placings and sales.
He began his career in the City as an investment funds analyst at Credit Lyonnais in 1999, and has subsequently held positions at Lazard Panmure Gordon, Arbuthnot Securities, and most recently as a specialist salesman within the investment funds team at Westhouse Securities. He is focused on private and public real estate and REITs, infrastructure and utilities, emerging markets, private equity and alternatives.
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