BlackFin Capital Partners Raises €985 Million for its Third Fund

December 18, 2019

Paris office represents BlackFin Capital Partners on the fundraising of BlackFin Financial Services Fund III.

Willkie client BlackFin Capital Partners announced that it reached €985 million for its final closing of its third buyout fund, BlackFin Financial Services Fund III, a fund dedicated to the financial sector. Fund III is approximately150% larger than Fund II raised in 2015 (€410M), and received strong support from institutional investors, including a range of new global investors, with 40% of commitments coming from France, 30% from the rest of Europe and 30% from the United States.

The deal was handled by partner Nathalie Duguay with the assistance of associates Raphaël Bloch, Tatyana Lozé and Clémentine Chaboisson.