28 May 2019

Investec provides debt financing to support Astorg & Acturis

Investec Corporate and Investment Banking (“Investec”) has provided debt finance in support of Astorg Partners’ (“Astorg”) minority investment in Acturis Group Ltd (“Acturis”), a leading digital platform for the insurance industry.

As part of this transaction, Summit Partners has exited its investment in Acturis, which sees Astorg come in as a new minority shareholder alongside the existing founder-led management team.  Founded in 2001, Acturis is the leading, award-winning Software as a Service provider to the insurance industry.

 

The Acturis SaaS Platform is an administration, distribution and underwriting platform used by insurance brokers and underwriters in the general insurance market, supporting both personal and commercial insurance.

 

Astorg is an independent private equity firm with over €8 billion of assets under management. Astorg seeks to partner with entrepreneurial management teams to acquire global companies and create value through the provision of strategic guidance, experienced governance, and adequate capital. 

For more information, please contact:

Luke O’Mahony, Investec (Public Relations) - 020 7597 5261 

[email protected]

 

Investec Corporate and Investment Banking
Investec CIB is an international corporate and investment bank working with growth-orientated companies, institutions and private equity funds. Our people set us apart – empowered, straightforward and invested in our clients’ long-term success. We provide capital solutions, advice and ideas, along with bespoke investment solutions and access to capital markets. Founded in 1974, The Investec Group has grown successfully through its client focussed approach and its ability to serve diverse and evolving financial needs.

 

This press release is issued on behalf of Investec Bank plc. Registered address: 30 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7QP. (Reg No. 489604).  Investec Corporate and Investment Banking is a brand name of Investec Bank plc, which is a member of the London Stock Exchange.

 

Investec Bank plc (Reg. no. 489604) is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.