HQ Equita raises €308 million

The Bad Homburg-based investment firm's latest fund will target businesses with revenues ranging between €20m and €150m.

HQ Equita has held a final close of its fifth buyout fund, HQ Equita V, with commitments of  €308 million. The fund focuses on investments in medium-sized companies located in the DACH region, providing them growth capital. Fund V has already participated in four companies dating back to 2017, including Well Plus Trade, HDG, r2p and Ebertlang.

The investor base is comprised of entrepreneurial families, foundations and select institutional investors.

According to the press release, the fundraising amount is at the level of the main predecessor vehicle.