Activa invests in Sport 2000

Activa Capital, a French private equity firm, has acquired a 37% stake in Sport 2000, a French sports retailer . The value of the deal was not disclosed.

Sport 2000 operates in 13 countries and has 530 stores in France. It has a turnover of €2.3bn (US$3.5bn).

This deal represents Activa’s first investment from its latest fund, Activa Capital II, which closed last year on €320m.