• Verdane portfolio company Codenomicon acquired by Synopsys

    Verdane portfolio company Codenomicon acquired by Synopsys

    20 Apr, 2015

    Synopsys announced on 20 April 2015 that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Codenomicon from Verdane funds and other shareholders. Please follow the links below to read Codenomicon's and Synopsys' press releases

  • Verdane portfolio company Octoshape acquired by Akamai

    Verdane portfolio company Octoshape acquired by Akamai

    16 Apr, 2015

    Octoshape to provide Akamai unique video optimization technology designed to enable superior IP broadcast experiences.

    Verdane Capital VII and related funds (“Verdane funds”) announced today that Akamai Technologies, Inc. acquired Octoshape in a cash transaction on April 6, 2015. Octoshape’s services are designed to help optimise the quality of video streams for over-the-top (OTT) content and to enable Internet Protocol television (IPTV) solutions.

  • Jay Z buys Verdane Capital VIII portfolio company Aspiro

    Jay Z buys Verdane Capital VIII portfolio company Aspiro

    17 Mar, 2015

    Please use the following links to read international news articles about the acquisition of Aspiro, a Verdane Capital VIII portfolio company (through Streaming Media AS).

  • Verdane funds sell CRF Health to Vitruvian Partners

    Verdane funds sell CRF Health to Vitruvian Partners

    8 Jan, 2015

    Verdane Capital VII and related funds (Verdane funds) have agreed to sell CRF Health (CRF), the leader in electronic clinical outcome assessments (eCOAs), to funds managed and advised by Vitruvian Partners (Vitruvian).

  • Verdane VI portfolio company Wireless Maingate to be sold to Sierra Wireless

    Verdane VI portfolio company Wireless Maingate to be sold to Sierra Wireless

    22 Dec, 2014

    Sierra Wireless agrees to acquire Sweden-based Wireless Maingate for $90 million; expanding its position in the M2M value chain with the addition of wireless connectivity and value-added services for European customers

  • Verdane Capital V sells Caretech AB to Doro AB

    Verdane Capital V sells Caretech AB to Doro AB

    16 Dec, 2014

    Doro AB has agreed to acquire Caretech AB from Verdane Capital V. During the fund’s ownership period, revenues have grown more than fourfold and the fund is set to make over 3.5 times its cost on the investment.

  • Verdane VII portfolio company Babyshop acquires AlexandAlexa to form The Luxury Kids Group

    Verdane VII portfolio company Babyshop acquires AlexandAlexa to form The Luxury Kids Group

    8 Dec, 2014

    Swedish e-commerce retailer Babyshop, backed by Verdane Capital VII, acquires its competitor AlexandAlexa to form a leader in the premium segment for kids’ e-commerce. Together, the two award winning companies will form The Luxury Kids Group, which is expected to reach four times the size of its closest European competitor.

  • Verdane VIII to help MM Sports muscle up

    Verdane VIII to help MM Sports muscle up

    29 Sep, 2014

    Verdane Capital VIII K/S (Verdane VIII) enters MM Sports as a new owner. MM Sports is one of the largest Nordic players in nutrition supplements and training gear, with a significant online presence and six stores in Sweden. Verdane VIII will help MM Sports break into new territory in the Nordics.

  • Dolphin Software calls in new owners

    Dolphin Software calls in new owners

    24 Sep, 2014

    Verdane Capital Advisors and Via Venture Partners have over the past five years helped Norwegian IT-company Dolphin Software grow in Scandinavia and Europe. Swedish Loxysoft now becomes the new majority owner.