Advantage Partners raises $792m

The Japan-based firm has held a final close on its fifth buyout vehicle.

  • Fund name: Advantage Partners VI
  • Amount raised: ¥85 billion
  • Target size: ¥75 billion
  • Stage of fundraising: Final close
  • Final close date: April 2020

Advantage Partners has held a final close on its latest Japanese buyout fund.The Japan-headquartered firm closed Advantage Partners VI on ¥85 billion ($791.82 million;  €730.93 million), exceeding its target size of ¥75 billion ($699.25 million; €644,53 million). The vehicle will continue its predecessor’s strategy in targeting businesses in a wide range of industries, and from a variety of sources including business in Japan.