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The Hong Kong-headquartered firm is seeking $8.5bn for BPEA Fund VIII, according to documents prepared for Rhode Island State Treasury.
Lines connected from Tokyo to several cities around the World.
Silicon Valley GPs are urging international LPs to back their larger growth funds in lieu of VC offerings due to capacity constraints, Masashi Kataoka, head of the $350bn insurer’s venture unit, tells PEI.
Cannon pointed at Melbourne, Australia
Private equity accounted for 17.5% of the Future Fund portfolio as of 30 June, up from 14.6% just three months prior.
Nupur Garg WinPE IFC
WinPE has gathered an impressive group of founding members, including Blackstone, Advent International, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and CDC Group.
window at Chinatown in San Francisco
Asia Alternatives Capital Partners VI will target 20 to 25 fund managers across the region, according to a pension document seen by PEI.
Korean houses with city in distance
The $756bn National Pension Service of Korea has begun to disclose investment details, such as fund names and investment amounts, in an effort to boost its transparency.
With regulatory, geopolitical and travel-related headwinds threatening western appetites for Chinese private equity firms, knowing which one to pick is more important than ever.
Masayoshi Son SoftBank
The SoftBank chief had received permission for a similar programme in Vision Fund 1 – a plan that was scrapped after colleagues pulled out.
Tech-dominated Japanese and Chinese deals had the best performance last year, according to research from eFront.

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