News & Analysis

Choosing a subscription line provider

Finding the right financing partner can be challenging. MUFG’s head of fund financing, Ben Griffiths, explains the factors GPs should consider and how they can make themselves lender-friendly.

What happened to Deutsche’s primary PE business?

CAM Private Markets bought the remainder of Deutsche Asset Management's primary business, the culmination of years of mergers, acquisitions and internal ructions.

Lone Star seeks $500m more than predecessor for latest mega-fund

The Dallas-based firm is raising its latest fund in a series that focuses on private equity control investments, corporate and consumer debt, real estate and real estate debt.

Alternatives and public equities drive CIC’s record returns

The $941bn Chinese SWF will steadily expand its alternative and direct investments, the investor said in its latest annual report.

Inside GPIF’s private equity portfolio

China, Africa and India accounted for more than 80% of the Japanese pension fund's private equity investments last year.

Forbion increases bite size after first close – exclusive

The Dutch VC firm held a first close on €270m for Fund IV this week just two months after launch, managing partner Sander Slootweg told PEI.

Cerberus returns with knockdown bid for Abraaj – exclusive

The distressed specialist reduced its offer to around $20m for Abraaj's entire platform on Monday.

Evergreen funds could be the future of social impact

Bridges Fund Management – a pioneer of the strategy – held a second close on £50m for its debut permanent capital vehicle last week, PEI can exclusively reveal.

Secondaries H1 fundraising drops to five-year low

Private equity and real estate secondaries funds raised $12.7bn in the first half, an almost 50% drop year-on-year.

Why some PE firms have turned to public markets

EQT and Triton are among firms that have launched the strategies. What will it take for them to be successful?

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