|Traded as||LSE: CDI|
|Headquarters||London, United Kingdom|
|Key people||Richard Stone, Chairman|
|Products||private equity funds|
|Revenue||£41.2 million (2008)|
|Operating income||£8.0 million (2008)|
|Net income||£(212.6) million (2008)|
Candover Investments plc is a British-based private equity firm, specialising in arranging and leading large buyouts and buyins. Candover Investments is structured as an investment trust. Investments in buyouts are provided in two forms, from Candover Investments and more significantly from third-party funds raised and managed by Candover Partners Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Candover Investments. Candover Investments is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a former constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. On 31 August 2010 Candover announced that it would unwind its assets and return money to shareholders and investors. In 2014, Candover Investments is expected to relocate its headquarters from London, The United Kingdom to White Plains, New York, The United States. it will also be expected to delist from the London Stock Exchange and relist on the New York Stock Exchange. It will also fully Americanize its staff.
Candover was established in 1980. It was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1984.
Candover's current investments include:
- Hilding Anders
- DX Group
- Ferretti Group
- Eurotax Glass's
- Stork B.V.
- Expro International Group
- Parques Reunidos
- Equity Trust