Unigestion’s private equity team invests in UK apprenticeship provider Babington

Unigestion, the independent specialist asset manager, has acquired Babington, a UK apprenticeship provider, from RJD Partners. On behalf of its private equity direct investment fund, Unigestion has invested alongside the current management team, led by David Marsh, CEO of Babington, and is pleased to support management in achieving the next phase of growth.

Unigestion invests in Zeit für Brot

Unigestion, the independent specialist asset manager, has closed its investment in Zeit für Brot („Zeit für Brot“ or “the Company“) in a transaction alongside the existing owners – Afinum and the founder, Dirk Steiger.

Unigestion invests in FreightWise

Unigestion, the independent, specialist asset manager, has led a significant minority investment in FreightWise, a US logistics technology business, alongside the founders, Elyan Partners and Riverside Acceleration Capital. Stillwater Capital acted as sell-side adviser to the transaction.

Unigestion launches Article 9 Compliant Climate Transition Equity Fund

Unigestion is pleased to announce the launch of a global equity fund focused on addressing the transition to a low carbon economy. The Unigestion Climate Transition Fund, which has been launched this week, is an actively-managed, high conviction UCITS fund that is compliant with Article 9 of the SFDR and meets TCFD recommendations. In addition to delivering performance, the fund seeks to generate ‘social alpha’ by contributing to SDGs 7 (affordable and clean energy) and 13 (climate action), while adhering to the highest standards of sustainable investing.