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Funds

Total$352M
Debt Fund, 1/2012 €275M
Debt Fund, 7/2013 €281M
Idinvest Digital Fund II, 10/2013 €60M
Idinvest Secondary Fund II, 4/2014 €214M

Offices

HQ
117, avenue des Champs-Élysées
Paris, 75008, FRA

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IDInvest Partners

IDInvest Partners, formerly known as AGF Private Equity, S.A., is a principal investment firm specializing in direct investments and fund of funds investments. For direct investments, it focuses on venture capital investments and finances the creation and development of young companies and invests primarily in the first or second venture capital financing rounds. On a case by case basis, the firm also invests in either younger companies (seed capital) or more mature companies. It seeks to invest in the information technology (software, Internet, telecommunications, networks, hardware, and components) and life sciences (biopharmacy, diagnostics, and medical instruments) sectors. For fund of funds investments, the firm targets primary funds, secondary transactions, and co-investments in French funds. It participates in leverage buyout co-investment operations on a case-by-case basis and also makes secondary acquisitions of stakes in funds or asset portfolios. It concentrates its investments in leverage buyout funds. However, the firm diversifies its investments moderately through venture capital funds in order to benefit from research and development into new products in Europe. The firm prefers to invest in companies headquartered in European Union, even if their commercial activities extend to other geographical areas. It typically invests between €1 million ($1.5 million) and €50 million ($74.74 million) in each round, taking a minority interest in its portfolio companies. The firm has the capacity to invest up to €10 million ($7.58 million) per company over several rounds of financing. It acts as the leader or co-leader in its investment operations and generally takes a seat on the board of directors or the supervisory board of its portfolio companies. IDInvest Partners was founded in 1995 and is based in Paris, France. As of May 31, 2010 it operates as a subsidiary of Groupe IDI.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
OxThera 4/2014Venture Roundkr70M1
SIGFOX 3/2014Series B€15M5
Synthesio 3/2014Series B$20M4
Kantox 2/2014Series A€6.5M3
Plumbee 12/2013Venture Round$13M2
Ezakus Labs 9/2013Seed€2.5M1
Vestiaire Collective 9/2013Series C$20M4
Grand Cru 7/2013Venture Round$11M3
Withings 7/2013Venture Round$30M4
PathoQuest 7/2013Series B$4.96M3
Crocus Technology 7/2013Series D€34M5
Scality 7/2013Series C$22M6
Weemo 5/2013Series A$3.3M1
Genticel 4/2013Series D€18.2M5
Dymant 2013Venture Round$1.35M2
Social Point 6/2012Series B$7.4M3
Sensee 5/2012Venture Round€17.5M3
Lyatiss 5/2012Series A$3.3M1
Viadeo 4/2012Venture Round$32M4
Plumbee 3/2012Venture Round$2.8M1
Leetchi 3/2012Series B$5.5M2
Prosensa 1/2012Venture Round€23M7
Grand Cru 1/2012Seed$2M5
Prudent Energy 10/2011Venture Round$29.5M6
AM Pharma 9/2011Series D€29.2M4
Ifeelgoods 6/2011Series A$9.5M2
Weemo 6/2011Seed$1.3M1
Ezakus Labs 6/2011Seed€2.2M1
Appsfire 5/2011Series A$3.6M1
Pretty Simple 5/2011Venture Round$3.6M1
Kobojo 4/2011Series A€5.3M2
Mediastay 4/2011Series B$21.5M2
Scality 2/2011Series B$7M4
Vivacta 11/2010Venture Round£4M4
ZEturf 7/2010Venture Round€9M1
Talend 4/2010Series D$8.08M3
Genticel 4/2010Series C$17.7M4
Dailymotion 10/2009Series C$25M5
Deezer 10/2009Series B$12.5M2
Viadeo 7/2009Venture Round$5M2
eRepublik 6/2009Series A€2M1
TVtrip 2/2009Series B$8.97M3
Talend 1/2009Series C$12M2
Prosensa 12/2008Series B€18M2
Clear2Pay 12/2008Venture Round$8.27M4
RECUPYL 11/2008Series C€14.5M2
Crocus Technology 10/2008Series B€11.5M6
Steek SA 7/2008Series B$8M2
eRepublik 6/2008Angel€550k11
Yoono 5/2008Series A$3.25M1
Auris Medical 2/2008Series B$10.1M3
Adocia 1/2008Venture Round€12M4
Viadeo 8/2007Series B$6.8M2
Dailymotion 8/2007Series B$34M2
Talend 7/2007Series B$3.5M2
Curse 7/2007Series A$6M2
Telisma 5/2007Venture Round$1.62M5
ERYtech Pharma 12/2006Venture Round€12M5
Yoono 8/2006Seed$2.2M1
Clear2Pay 6/2006Series D€15.7M8
Crocus Technology 6/2006Series A€13.5M5
Viadeo 6/2006Series A$6.38M2
Talend 6/2006Series A$4M3
Criteo 4/2006Series A$6.6M2
Telisma 1/2006Series D$3.64M4
IntegraGen 11/2005Series B€8M5
Univa UD 9/2005Series C$15M7
Sefas Innovation 5/2005Venture Round$3.76M4

Videos

Sources

  1. Idinvest Partners Holds Final Closing of Debt Fund at €275M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  2. Idinvest Partners Closes Senior Debt Fund (pehub.com) [edit]
  3. Idinvest Partners holds initial close of Idinvest Digital Fund II (privateequitywire.co.uk) [edit]
  4. Idinvest Secondary Fund II holds €214m final close (unquote.com) [edit]
  5. Winamax Holdings Receives €12M Private Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
    Wimo Raises €1 Million to Boost the Development of Its Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC(2)) Solution, Com-On(™). (businesswire.com) [edit]
    Idinvest Partners Hold First close for Secondary Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  6. OxThera AB Receives SEK 70 Million Financing to Continue its Key Clinical Programs (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  7. Sigfox Raises $20.6 Million To Create A Global Cellular Network For Connected Objects (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. Social Analytics Platform Synthesio Secures $20M Series B From Idinvest Partners (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  9. Kantox, The London-Based P2P Currency Exchange For Businesses, Raises €6.5M Series A (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  10. Endemol Bets On Gaming, Leads $14 Million Round In Social Casino Startup Plumbee (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  11. Ezakus annonce que son investisseur Idinvest Partners renforce sa participation dans son capital. (ezakus.com) [edit]
  12. Vestiaire Collective Raises $20 Million From Condé Nast And Others To Fuel International Growth (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  13. Finland’s Next Gaming Phenom? Grand Cru Raises $11M From Idinvest, Qualcomm, Nokia Growth (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  14. Withings Raises $30 Million From Bpifrance And Others To Fuel International Growth (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  15. PathoQuest Raises $4.96M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  16. Crocus Technology raises €34m in Series D funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  17. Scality Closes $22M Series C Funding Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  18. French startup Weemo gets $3M to bring its video collaboration tools to the U.S. (exclusive) (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  19. Genticel Raises €18.2M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  20. Dymant Crafts And Sells The Most Luxurious Products Online (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  21. Social Point raises $7.4M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  22. Sensee Raises €17.5M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  23. Lyatiss Investors (lyatiss.com) [edit]
  24. Viadeo Raises $32M To Expand Its Professional Social Network In China, Russia And Beyond (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  25. Plumbee Raises $2.8M from Idinvest Partners (finsmes.com) [edit]
  26. Leetchi Secures $5.5 Million To Launch In The UK And Germany (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  27. Prosensa Raises €23 Million in New Equity Financing Led by New Enterprise Associates (reuters.com) [edit]
  28. Grand Cru raises $2M to build free-to-play Supernauts superhero game (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  29. Prudent Energy Raises $29.5M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  30. AM-Pharma Raises €29.2m in Series D Financing (am-pharma.com) [edit]
  31. techcrunch.com [edit]
  32. Wimo Raises €1 Million to Boost the Development of Its Unified Communications and Collaboration Solution (businesswire.com) [edit]
  33. Ezakus annonce que son investisseur Idinvest Partners renforce sa participation dans son capital. (ezakus.com) [edit]
  34. Tech (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  35. Pretty Simple Raises $3.6 Million from IDInvest Partners (money.msn.com) [edit]
  36. Social gaming startup Kobojo raises 5.3 million euros (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  37. Cha-Ching: MediaStay’s Game Monetization Solutions Snag $21.5 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  38. Scality Raises $7 Million For Enterprise Cloud Storage System (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  39. Vivacta Closes £4M Financing Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  40. ZEturf receives €9m capital boost (egrmagazine.com) [edit]
  41. Investors Inject Another $8 Million Into Open Source Software Company Talend Read more: http://techcrunch.com/2010/04/19/talend-funding/#ixzz0lY3F3GAE (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  42. Genticel, S.A.: Series C $17.7M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  43. DailyMotion raises €17 million, with French government help (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  44. Citation Needed [add]
  45. Viadeo Secures $5m More Funding, But How Does It Achieve Breakout? (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  46. New Funding For A New World: eRepublik Raises €2 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  47. TVtrip Raises €7 Million More For Hotel Video Reviews (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  48. TechCrunch. (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  49. Prosensa raises EUR 18 million Series B financing (hollandrijnland.regiovizier.nl) [edit]
  50. Clear2Pay enjoys unparalleled commercial momentum and raises €6 million in internal round (clear2pay.com) [edit]
  51. Global Recycling Company Recupyl S.A.S. Obtains EUR14.5m Investment (recupyl.com) [edit]
  52. Crocus Technology Receives 11.5M Euros in Second Round Funding (edageek.com) [edit]
  53. Steek S.A. raises $8 mn ln funding (ciol.com) [edit]
  54. EREPUBLIK raises 550,000 before launching public version (erepublik.com) [edit]
  55. Yoono Launches Public Beta, Gets $4 Million in Funding (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  56. Auris Medical completes Series B financing round (aurismedical.com) [edit]
  57. ADOCIA opens its capital up to € 12 million to finance development innovative drugs for regenerative medicine. (agfpe.com) [edit]
  58. paidcontent.org [edit]
  59. Video Site Gets $34 Million in Funding (online.wsj.com) [edit]
  60. Talend, open source “data integration” software company, raises $3.5M (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  61. Curse Raises $6 Million For MMOG Portal (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  62. EDGAR [edit]
  63. ERYtech Pharma raises €12 million to boost its development. (erytech.com) [edit]
  64. Citation Needed [add]
  65. AGF Private Equity and GIMV take the lead in Clear2Pay’s capital increase of € 15.7 million - existing investors also participate in this round. (clear2pay.com) [edit]
  66. Crocus Technology lève 13,5 millions d’euros (crocus-technology.com) [edit]
  67. EDGAR [edit]
  68. Company (talend.com) [edit]
  69. techcrunch.com [edit]
  70. EDGAR [edit]
  71. INTEGRAGEN COMPLETES Euro8 MILLION FINANCING TO PROGRESS GENETIC TESTS FOR COMPLEX DISEASES, INCLUDING AUTISM AND METABOLIC SYNDROME (bioportfolio.com) [edit]
  72. United Devices Attracts $15M in Financing (grid.org.il) [edit]
  73. EDGAR [edit]
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