MassMutual Life Japan to raise PE exposure

The MassMutual Group member gears up to push the PE allocation.

MassMutual Life Japan plans to raise the allocation to private equity investments.

It said fund is the preferred form of investment while it will also consider direct and co-investment. Also, it will focus on buyout opportunities whereas growth and venture capital investments will also be pursued. It will target diversified sectors in the US, Europe, occasionally Japan and other Asian countries.

It places high priorities to 1) team stability, 2) strategy consistency and 3) track record when it comes to investment manager selections.

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