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The end of the rapid fundraising era, dealing with LP rejection and an overreliance on performance as a selling point were some of the themes that emerged in a jam-packed two days in New York.
Celebrating excellence in the asset class
Hellman & Friedman picks up the award for fundraise of the year for its $24.4bn Fund X
Hot Air Balloon Take Off
A subdued fundraising environment belies soaring investment activity as the pandemic catalyses many of the dynamics that have traditionally drawn private capital to emerging markets.
Brazil investment family offices private equity
Through H1 2021, private equity and venture capital investments in Brazil totalled $5.7bn, according to LAVCA – more than the full-year total in 2020.
Digital globe
Latin America constitutes the ‘last unconquered stretch’ of the global fundraising picture, according to Philippe Stiernon, chief executive of Bogota-based placement agent ROAM Capital.
As Brazil’s historically prevalent pension divestment opportunity comes to an end, how will the boom in Latin America’s largest private capital market feed into secondaries?
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The biggest riser on this year’s list is greatly increasing its support for fund managers rocked by covid-19 and currency volatility.
IFC EMPEA Global Private Equity Conference
Investors in emerging markets should be 'in it for the long haul' and make sure to back a variety of GPs, according to panellists at an EMPEA and IFC conference.
The $12.2bn public pension would consider increasing its current 5% target allocation to PE as part of a future asset allocation review, says CIO Angela Miller-May.

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