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Sale of buyVIP SL to Amazon, Inc.

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold buyVIP SL to Amazon, Inc. The acquisition enables both Amazon’s entry into the Spanish market and into the “private sales” business. Cipio Partners was an investor alongside Kennet Partners, Bertelsmann and others and was the largest shareholder of the company.

October, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Cipio Partners Fund VI: First Investors’ Day

Cipio Partners hosted the Limited Partners of its latest fund Cipio Partners Fund VI (the “Fund”) in Munich for the Fund’s First Investors’ Day. The Managing Partners of the firm reported on the first full year of activity of the Fund. As guest speakers, Dr. Andreas Buechelhoefer (1-2-3.tv), Jean-Yves […]

September, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Sale of Minewolf Systems AG to ILP Fund III

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold Minewolf Systems AG to ILP Fund III. The transaction marks a further successful exit of a Cipio Partners investment to a Private Equity sponsor. Cipio Partners was the company’s sole institutional investor and represented in the company’s board.

July, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Cipio Partners presents at 2010 IBF Capital Investing Conference

Maximilian M. Schroeck, Managing Partner at Cipio Partners LLC was a featured speaker on the Secondary Market Investment Panel during the 2010 IBF Capital Investing Conference, which took place June 9-10 at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco. The panel was moderated by Scott Myers, Managing Director of Cogent.

Maximilian […]

June, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Sale of Polychromix Inc to Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Cipio Partners has sold its interest in Polychromix Inc to Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Cipio Partners was an investor alongside Lighthouse Capital Partners and others.

June, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Sale of eCircle GmbH to TA Associates

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold eCircle GmbH to TA Associates. The transaction marks a highly successful exit of a Cipio Partners investment to a Private Equity sponsor. Cipio Partners was the company’s second largest investor alongside Wellington Partners and Steadfast and represented in the company’s board.

January, 2010| Source: Cipio News|

Broadcom to Acquire Dune Networks

Dune Networks’ Highly Scalable Switch Fabric Technology Expands Broadcom’s Product Portfolio for Data Centers and Large Scale Cloud Computing

IRVINE, Calif., Nov 30, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ — Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has signed […]

November, 2009| Source: www.broadcom.com|

Sale of Montavista Software Inc. to Cavium Networks Inc

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold Montavista Software Inc. to Cavium Networks Inc. The acquisition is expected to enable the delivery of complete solutions for embedded device manufacturers and drives entry into high-growth embedded Linux software market. Cipio Partners was an investor in the company among leading VCs […]

November, 2009| Source: Cipio News|

Cipio Partners presents at Venture Capital Liquidity Panel

Maximilian M. Schroeck, Managing Partner at Cipio Partners LLC was a guest speaker on the Venture Capital Liquidity Panel during the Iron Capital Investors Day on October 22, 2009, in San Francisco. The panel was moderated by Lawrence Aragon, Editor in Chief of Venture Capital Journal and Private Equity […]

October, 2009| Source: Cipio News|

Sale of Imago Scientific Instruments Corp. to Co-Investors

Cipio Partners has sold its interest in Imago Scientific Instruments Corp. to certain Co-Investors. Cipio Partners was an investor alongside Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Portage Ventures and others and represented in the company’s board

August, 2009| Source: Cipio News|