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Seequent announces growth equity investment with Accel-KKR

CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – September 5, 2018 – Seequent (formerly ARANZ Geo), a world leader in visual data science, today announced it has closed a growth equity investment agreement with Accel-KKR, a leading Silicon...

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Equity investment sweetens plans for yoghurt maker

Yoghurt maker The Collective is to launch its products in Europe and expand "massively" in the UK after Pencarrow Private Equity took a 39 per cent stake in the Auckland-based...

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Pencarrow V Fund closes at hard cap of $250 million

Pencarrow Private Equity has just completed a first and final close on its latest fund, Pencarrow V, at the hard cap of $250 million. The fund closed significantly above its target of $200 million, and is more than double the size of its previous largest fund, Pencarrow IV.

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solarcity wins top innovation and leadership awards

Auckland - 27 November 2017.

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VF Corporation to acquire 100% of Icebreaker Limited

We are delighted to announce that Pencarrow Private Equity (“Pencarrow” or the “Fund”) has accepted an offer by VF Corporation (NYSE:VFC) to acquire 100% of Icebreaker Limited.

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ARANZ Geo announces company name change to Seequent, reflects vision for the future

CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – November 2, 2017 - ARANZ Geo announced today that the company is changing its name to Seequent.

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ARANZ Geo Continues Geothermal Focus

CHRISTCHURCH, NZ – September 20, 2017 – ARANZ Geo, developer of Leapfrog® 3D geological modelling, has released Leapfrog Geothermal 3. 4.

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solarcity selected as Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer

21 September 2017 - New Zealand's leading solar energy service company, solarcity, is pleased to announce it has been selected as a Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer.

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solarcity teams up with Vodafone to transform Kiwi houses into smart homes

4 September 2017 - Kiwis can now save on powerbills and turn their houses into smart homes thanks to a new app launched by solar power company solarcity.

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Adding value through private equity

Under the watchful eye of private equity firm Pencarrow, ARANZ Geo has grown exponentially. And with its latest investment, the future is looking even brighter.

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Market Update

June 2017

During the past quarter there was some good news for the neoliberal economic establishment with the resounding win of Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential and parliamentary elections, a counter...

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Market Update

December 2016

The most recent quarter coincided with the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States. As with the Brexit news initially there was a negative market reaction but in less than a day this had turned to a significantly positive upswing in global equity markets which continued through the end of calendar year 2016.

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Local private equity investor partners with MMC

NZ private equity investor, Pencarrow, has taken a 50 per cent stake in Auckland-based fund administration firm MMC via a new investment vehicle.

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Market Update

September 2016

 New Zealand has one of the strongest performing economies in the western world with current year-on-year GDP growth of 3.

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Leading global coffee company JDE conditionally acquires BrewGroup

Pencarrow Private Equity (“Pencarrow” or the “Fund”) has accepted an unsolicited offer by global beverage leader, Jacobs Douwe Egberts (“JDE”), to acquire 100% of BrewGroup, formerly Bell Tea & Coffee Company Limited.

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