Our Big News

Our Big News

We are delighted to announce that on the 16th of November 2017, the purchase of Vision Blue (now Aryza) by Pollen Street Capital was finalised.

Who are Pollen Street Capital?

Pollen Street Capital are a City of London Private Equity Fund Manager and was formed in November 2013 when the Royal Bank of Scotland private equity team spun-out to establish an independent fund management business. They have invested over £1.2 billion throughout their portfolio, looking to invest in businesses with specialist offerings in financial services sector.

Pollen Street Capital’s current portfolio includes investments in;

  • Shawbrook (UK challenger bank)
  • Target (loan servicer & software provider for financial services and insurance)
  • Freedom Finance (UK’s largest personal loan broker)

The goal of the team at Pollen Street Capital is to work with management to build businesses that deliver market-leading products and services to create long-term sustainable success.

 

Why Pollen Street Capital?

We saw Pollen Street Capital as the perfect fit. We have always looked to supply innovative and efficient solutions, something that we feel will be helped further by working alongside Pollen Street Capital.

 

What does this mean for Vision Blue (now Aryza)?

This represents a great opportunity for Vision Blue and will accelerate growth in our active jurisdictions and those we are looking to supply to in the near future. We will be building upon our current offerings in the UK, Ireland and the Cayman Islands to supply an even more efficient solution.