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PEI 300: Top 50 bank on expansion

New geographies and products boosted the leading firms' fundraising efforts.

IK Investment seeks €2.5bn for flagship Fund IX

The private equity firm will continue to focus on Europe's lower mid-market.

CD&R initiates third leadership transition

Nate Sleeper will take over from Donald Gogel as chief executive on 1 January, with David Novak and Rick Schnall becoming co-presidents.

Performance watch: Platinum Equity’s funds

The firm expects to hold the first close on its latest fund, targeting $8bn, by the end of June.

LPs boost 2019 PE allocations to accommodate choice funds

Employees’ Retirement System of Texas and Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana are already over-allocated to private equity.

Korea’s Hahn nears $2.5bn final close on latest fund

Hahn & Company III is expected to close by the end of June and has already amassed $2.1bn, US pension documents show.

How Rhode Island plans to use secondaries to boost its PE exposure

PEI speaks with senior investment officer Jonathan Popielarski about the types of fund stakes the US pension wants to buy so it can hit its 11% target allocation.

5 things we learned at the IFC’s Global Private Equity conference

Technology, fundraising challenges and trade wars were on the menu at the pre-eminent gathering of emerging markets private equity insiders.
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Vinci Capital Partners amasses $1bn for Fund III

The Brazil-focused fund closed amid a tough fundraising environment for emerging markets private equity firms.
David Rubenstein

Rubenstein: Now is the ‘best time to invest in emerging markets’

Lower returns in recent years have caused investors to pull back, leaving these regions ripe for investment, the Carlyle co-founder said.
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