Oakley Capital Investments backs vLex

Oakley Capital Investments notes that Oakley Capital Origin Fund2 is investing in vLex, an online legal information subscription platform. The Trust’s indirect contribution to this deal through the Origin Fund will be approximately £8m.

Oakley Capital Origin Fund partners with the founders of vLex, a cloud-based legal information subscription platform. Founded by brothers Lluis and Angel Faus and headquartered in London, Miami and Barcelona, ​​vLex provides more than two million users with access to an online library of global legal and regulatory information including case law, legislation, journals and dossiers. from more than 100 countries. vLex’s scalable and intelligent data ingestion process, coupled with AI-powered search engine functionality, makes research and analysis faster and easier, increasing user productivity. The firm’s diverse client base includes law firms, universities and law schools, government agencies and corporations in Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania, the Caribbean and the Americas.

vLex has consistently generated double-digit revenue growth in recent years, thanks to strong management, a differentiated product offering, and favorable market winds. The company expects earnings to grow more than 20% this year. The global LegalTech market is worth $21 billion and is growing as legal information users further digitize their business models and amid the increasing complexity and internationalization of laws and regulations.

Oakley’s partnership with vLex builds on the company’s significant experience in supporting digital-first data and information platforms, including TechInsights, the world’s authoritative information services platform for the global semiconductor industry. It is also Oakley’s fourth platform deal in Iberia, following the company’s investments in property portal idealista, enterprise software provider Grupo Primavera and ad-tech disruptor Seedtag. Oakley’s latest investment will help vLex management accelerate its strategic goal of creating a profitable leader in the fragmented legal research market through !function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s){if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod? n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)};if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n; n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version='2.0';n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0; t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0];s.parentNode.insertBefore(t,s)}(window, document,'script','

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