EQT to divest portfolio firm Anticimex into new longer-hold strategy structure

EQT portfolio company Anticimex

Global buyout firm EQT is divesting its portfolio company Anticimex, the Stockholm-headquartered pest control company, into what the firm calls a new longer-hold strategy.

EQT and a number of Anticimex’s institutional investors, including Singapore’s GIC, will continue to own the company. According to market reports, Anticimex had been slated for an initial public offering this year that could have valued it at about 63 billion SEK. 

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