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In 1990 CapMan established its first private equity fund, Finnventure Fund I. The fund's size was approx. €11 million. CapMan also made its first Investment in Finnish Kuusamo Tropic spa resort.
CapMan's B shares began trading on the Helsinki Stock Exchange on 2 April 2001. CapMan was one of the first listed private equity management companies globally. Since then, several international alternative asset managers have been listed on the stock exchange.
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During 2001–2004, in line with CapMan's Nordic growth strategy published at the time of listing, CapMan expanded its operations to Denmark. The first steps of Nordic expansion were taken in April 2001, when CapMan acquired Danish private equity company Nordic Private Equity Group.
First listed private equity fund manager
over €1 bn
Capital under management
new Real Estate properties
uutta portfolio yritystä
Record of exits
carried interest income
CapMan took two major steps forward in its strategy of utilising growth opportunities by expanding operations to Russia and establishing Public Market Fund for investments in Nordic listed companies.
In 2010 the investment teams made 13 new investments, and exited 10 portfolio companies and one real estate investment.
In June Heikki Westerlund, CEO, was elected Chairman of CapMan Plc's Board of Directors and Lennart Simonsen was appointed CEO. In the fall CapMan made a decision not to establish new independent technology and life science funds.