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Columbia, South Carolina

South Carolina pension to double growth equity exposure

The $32bn pension plans to allocate as much as 20% of its private equity portfolio to growth and mid-market-focused GPs.
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Publicly-traded PE firms generate beta: Commonfund

These firms have become more diversified and their sticky revenue stream is tied more to management fees, according to director and head of private equity Mark Hoeing.
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Pritzker Private Capital pushes ahead

Paul Carbone, president and managing partner of Pritzker Private Capital, on life since his firm’s split from its parent group.
New Mexico

New Mexico SIC slashes PE investment target as distributions dry up

The sovereign fund, which has struggled to meet its pacing target, will likely have less capacity for new fund commitments over the next five years.

Beyond volatility: Are there better ways to measure risk?

Too many LPs are focusing on volatility as a key indicator of risk – a measure that is unsuited to liquid markets, according to consultancy Wellershoff and Partners.

Does it matter how investors fund their commitments?

News that CalPERS is considering leveraging its portfolio has put the spotlight on the risks and merits of institutional investors taking on systematic borrowing.
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Private equity in Africa: Regional guide 2019

The continent’s private equity is scaling up, with regionalisation emerging as a key strategy. PEI scouts out where activity is highest and where the next opportunities will be.
MJ Hudson's Private Equity Fund Terms Research 2019

GPs take charge on change of control provisions – report

GPs eyeing potential capital from the fund of firms market are building out legal requisites to ensure such transactions could happen without LP consent.
Melbourne, Australia

Why Australia’s Hostplus is piling into venture capital

PEI caught up with Neil Stanford, head of PE at the A$45bn superannuation fund, to discuss its push into Aussie VC and its aversion to large domestic buyouts.
Charts

How big is the impact of credit lines on fund performance really?

Credit lines are contentious but their ability to improve IRR appears limited to the most strongly performing funds and funds early in their life, writes Christoph Jäckel of Montana Capital Partners.
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