Barings, AllianceBernstein look to reach HNWIs

The two asset management behemoths plan to tap an additional investor outlet.

Alt asset managers find buyers ready to snatch up minority stakes

More private fund managers that oversee closed-end funds are selling portions of their firm to finance product growth, succession or larger GP commitments.

KKR deal highlights allure of Taiwanese PE

Energy policy developments and global firms returning to the Asian nation could be a boon for deal activity.

US-China tensions starting to dent cross-border M&A

There was a 50% drop in Chinese outbound deals into North America from H1 2017 to YTD as of 23 July, according to a report from BDA Partners.

Providence eyes $1.35bn stapled deal after LP response

LPs said on Friday they would sell as much as $900m in stakes, bringing the firm close to its $5bn target for Fund VIII.

DOWNLOAD: Why Oz is on the move

Find out about the forces shaking up the Australian PE market in our interactive presentation.

DOWNLOAD: PEI’s H1 fundraising report

Europe-focused buyout strategies were the bright spot in the first half of 2018, according to PEI’s H1 fundraising data. View the report for H1 figures broken down by strategy, sector, fund size and region.

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.

DOWNLOAD: How the energy sector came back from the brink

Bankruptcies soared in the wake of falling oil prices, forcing energy funds to adapt to new realities. View this seven-slide presentation on the market's evolution.

Energy: One of the richest areas for co-investments?

The floodgates for fundraising and dealmaking have not fully reopened in a market that has come back from a downturn in commodity prices.

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