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It was a record-breaking first half - but which investors were behind it?
The firm’s $4.3bn sale of USI to KKR and CDPQ in May resulted in $563m moving from private equity holdings to cash.
The global investment firm’s haul includes €3bn for its flagship fund as well as separately managed accounts.
The firm’s record-breaking seventh fund attracted more than a quarter of the capital committed to funds based in the region.
The fundraise was limited in size due to a lack of investment opportunities.
Up to now the Swiss manager has focused on fund of funds, secondaries, co-investments and separately managed accounts.
The fund is more than double the size of its 2013 predecessor.
The alternatives asset manager has more than doubled the amount it raised for its 2012-vintage predecessor.
The DZ Bank investment arm will hand management of a fund of funds vehicle to the Swiss firm for the third time.
The €16bn Fund VII commanded €30bn of interest, despite a 6 percent hurdle rate and no early-bird discount.

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