Main merges three fintechs to form financial and banking software group

The merged company will be known as Foconis.

  • Main invested in Foconis in 2021 and in pdv and van den Berg in 2023
  • Main is a software investor in the DACH, Benelux, the Nordics, and the US
  • The firm has over €2.2bn in assets

Main Capital Partners will merge Foconis, pdv and van den berg to form new financial and banking software group Foconis.

Around 350 FTE’s will be operating across the established locations—Herzogenrath, Hamburg, Vilshofen an der Donau, and Landau in der Pfalz.

Main invested in Foconis in 2021 and in pdv and van den Berg in 2023.

‘’This combination creates one of the leading banking software companies in the DACH region, with a lot of potential for growth, both organically, and inorganically,” said Sven van Berge Henegouwen, managing partner and head of DACH at Main.

Main is a software investor in the DACH, Benelux, the Nordics, and the US. It has over €2.2 billion in assets under management and has offices in the Hague, Düsseldorf, Stockholm, Antwerp and an affiliated office in Boston.

Foconis AG is a financial software service provider.

pdv Financial Software provides the platform-based capital market software product DECIDE, which covers the entire securities trading process chain.

van den Berg is a software and service provider for the secure processing of payment transactions.

No financial details of the transaction were disclosed.