Accent Equity raises SKr 3bn

The Swedish firm continues to target the Nordic lower mid-market.

Accent Equity 2017 has held a final close at its target of SKr 3 billion ($370 million; €310 million). The vehicle will continue to pursue the same focus as the firm’s predecessor funds, investing in the Nordic lower mid-market.

The fund’s investor base includes public and private pension funds, insurance companies, endowments and funds of funds. The majority of these were historic investors.

The previous fund in the series was Accent Equity 2012, which closed at SKr 3.8 billion ($470 million; €400 million).