LONDON (Reuters) - British private equity group 3i
The owner of women's fashion retailer Hobbs and Tommee Tippee baby bottle maker Mayborn said new investment increased during the third quarter, with 247 million pounds invested compared to just 4 million pounds in same three months in 2012.
The group said it did not plan to complete any significant new private equity investments in the final quarter of its financial year.
3i said diluted net asset value (NAV) per share had increased 3 percent to 333 pence. ($1 = 0.6041 British pounds)
(Reporting by Kylie MacLellan)