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Bridgepoint Development Capital acquires tastecard and Gourmet Society Diners’ Clubs 


tastecard and the Gourmet Society, the UK’s number 1 and number 2 restaurant discount card clubs, have been acquired by Bridgepoint Development Capital (‘BDC’) with management for an undisclosed sum from DIDIX, a Dutch gift card group.

Bridgepoint Development Capital exits Siblu with sale to Stirling Square Capital Partners 


Siblu, the largest operator of holiday parks in France, has been sold by Bridgepoint Development Capital (‘BDC’) to Stirling Square Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount.

Bridgepoint to sell Ponant to Artémis 


Ponant, the specialist luxury cruise operator and market leader in specialist polar cruises, is to be sold by Bridgepoint to Artémis, the holding company of French entrepreneur Francois Pinault. The value of the transaction is not disclosed.

Appleby Fiduciary & Administration to be acquired by Bridgepoint 


Appleby Fiduciary & Administration Business (or ’AFB’), a global trust, corporate and fund services group, is to be backed by Bridgepoint in a primary management buyout from Appleby Group for an undisclosed sum.

Bridgepoint Development Capital completes sale of Shimtech Industries to Auctus Industries for US$220 million 


Shimtech Industries ('Shimtech'), the specialist international aerospace group, has been acquired by Auctus Industries and Inflexion from Bridgepoint Development Capital ('BDC') in a transaction totalling US$220 million. The exit generates represents BDC's fourth exit over the past twelve months.

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