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Alex Lynn

Alex Lynn
Alex Lynn is a reporter for Private Equity International. Based in Hong Kong, Alex's primary focus is Asian private equity fundraising. Prior to PEI, he wrote for a number of specialist lending publications in London.

Funds of Funds Special: Using FoFs as a co-investment consultant

Fund of funds managers are leveraging their GP relationships and resources to operate as an outsourced co-investment consultant.
The DACH region

DACH and French LPs grow keen on co-investments

Institutional investors are trying to do whatever they can to reduce gross-to-net spreads or reduce overall private equity fees to boost performance, according to research by Rede Partners.

Funds of Funds Special: Connecting LPs with fundless sponsors

Fundless sponsors are winning fans in the fund of funds world, but performance remains front of mind.
Dubai, UAE

Life after Abraaj: How former employees can remain in private equity

Junior and mid-level employees are widely regarded as attractive targets, while more senior personnel may find themselves on the receiving end of tough questions from future business partners.
Brookfield & Oaktree chart

How does an Oaktree-Brookfield entity stack up?

PEI's interactive charts paint a picture of how the two would marry together.
European commission

European insurers given private equity boost after regulation tweak

The European Commission has reduced the amount of capital insurers must set aside to manage the perceived risks for some long-term equities.
PEI Awards logo

PEI Awards Hall of Fame: Who’s won the most?

PEI has trawled the archives to establish which firms have won the most gongs since the inception of the PEI Awards in 2001.

India’s buyout market hots up

Firms completed at least $5.8bn of private equity, infrastructure and real assets buyouts last year, more than the previous four years combined, according to EMPEA data.
Taxis in Dubai

Abraaj’s partners: where are they now?

While successful buyers are likely to take on a healthy number of mid-level staff, PEI looks at which senior personnel have left and who remains behind.

Funds of funds: Extending the in-house team

Fund of funds managers are leveraging their GP relationships and resources to operate as an outsourced co-investment consultant.

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