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General - 31/01/2019

August Equity featured in the ICAEW’s Corporate Financier magazine

August Equity’s Managing Partner Phillip Rattle speaks to the ICAEW’s Corporate Financier magazine about August Equity’s strategy of buying-out service led businesses in secular markets, building scale and positioning them for sale to strategic buyers.

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Investment - 13/01/2019

August Equity invests in the British Assessment Bureau, a leading UKAS accredited ISO certification body

August Equity has acquired the British Assessment Bureau Limited (“BAB”), a leading International Standards Organisation (“ISO”) certification body and training provider, which is established as a UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accredited certification provider.

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Investment - 13/12/2018

August Equity acquires leading animal MRI diagnostics firm Hallmarq Veterinary Imaging Ltd as its seventh investment from the latest fund

On 13 December 2018, August Equity supported the management buyout (MBO) of the global specialist in animal MRI imaging, Hallmarq Veterinary Imaging Ltd.

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Investment - 06/11/2018

August Equity announces a strategic investment in unified communications business, Charterhouse Voice and Data

August Equity has made a strategic investment in Charterhouse Voice and Data plc (“Charterhouse”), backing a management team led by CEO Mark Brooks-Wadham and chief financial officer Matt Tyne.

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Exits - 07/08/2018

August Equity sells veterinary practice operator VetPartners

London, UK – 7th August 2018 – VetPartners (“the Company”), a leading veterinary practice operator owned by August Equity is to be sold to funds advised by BC Partners LLP (“BC Partners”), a leading international investment firm. The parties have reached an agreement that will see BC Partners acquire a majority stake from funds managed by the Ares Management, L.P. (“Ares”) (NYSE: ARES) Credit Group, August Equity and co-investors. Ares will reinvest alongside BC Partners and the management team, led by CEO Jo Malone, will also invest in the Company. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

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