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Adam Le

Adam Le
Adam Le is the News Editor for PEI Media's private equity publications, overseeing the flow of global news and analysis for Secondaries Investor as well as sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. Based in London, Adam works closely with private equity-focused colleagues across PEI's offices in New York, London and Hong Kong. Prior to PEI, his roles included reporting on finance and technology for Bloomberg Japan.

PODCAST: Is this the most dangerous man in private equity?

Professor Ludovic Phalippou of Oxford University says GPs must accept that some elements of the PE model are not working so well for LPs. Is he a threat to the industry or its saviour?

How strip sales could insulate GPs

Managers who want to leave money on the table even if the UK leaves the EU without a deal should look to secondaries for their backup plan.

Fee fury spreads to Pennsylvania

Under pressure to reduce the amount it pays to external managers, the state’s largest pension may begin selling fund stakes.
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Amundi to seek €500m for latest ‘mega-trends’ PE fund – exclusive

Europe's largest asset manager will use the fund to invest in companies benefiting from trends including technology and social changes.

What NYCRS looks for in a GP

David Enriquez, head of private equity for the pension system, shared three things GPs should be aware of when seeking capital.

NYCRS’ Enriquez: launching PE co-investment team is ‘priority’

The most appropriate model for the $200bn pension system is probably not the Canadian approach, David Enriquez, head of private equity, told PEI.
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Eurazeo eyes four fundraises in 2019

The firm may also make geographic acquisitions to grow its business, according to chief executive Virginie Morgon.
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StepStone Europe head: responsible investment is ‘challenge of the future’

The next generation of investors are increasingly interested in how returns are made, rather than just how big they are, partner David Jeffrey tells the IPEM conference in Cannes.

Could fury about PE fees drive secondaries dealflow?

Some buyers of second hand fund stakes will be licking their lips in anticipation of sales driven by cost-cutting this year.
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Investcorp signs $1bn GP-led restructuring with Coller Capital – exclusive

The transaction involves six assets acquired on a deal-by-deal basis since 2012 including Danish luxury brand Georg Jensen.

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