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Platinum Equity launches credit arm

Former GSO managing director Michael Fabiano will take the reins of the new platform.

South Korea turns up the heat in Asian buyouts – McKinsey report

Private equity buyouts in South Korea produced the most attractive returns across a range of deal sizes, according to a report by McKinsey.

How the Pennsylvania treasurer missed the mark

Joseph Torsella hit out at headline fees; two experts explain why they think this is not in the best interest of investors.

Goldman secondaries sales help boost Q2 fee revenue

Performance fees from the firm's Vintage V fund drove a 20% year-on-year increase in net revenues.

China PE fundraising dips in H1 2018

China-focused private equity firms raised $3.6bn in the first half of the year, almost a 50% decrease from the same period in 2017, according to PEI data.

Slow and steady is GPIF’s mantra

Government Pension Investment Fund’s disclosure of its portfolio is yet another sign that the Japanese pension giant will be taking a measured approach to diversification.

CPPIB leads Providence stapled deal

The Canadian pension is backing a 2:1 secondaries to primary transaction which could bring the firm to the $5bn target of it latest buyout fund.

Cathay Capital reaches halfway mark for second China-Europe fund

Bpifrance and China Development Bank are cornerstone investors in the fund targeting a €1.2bn capital raise.

CalPERS’ PE returns fall short of benchmark

The $351bn pension fund’s results in the asset class underperformed the benchmark by 2.5 percentage points.

SWFs face PE deployment delays

Larger distributions from existing fund investments have increased delays, according to research from Invesco.

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