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Costanoa Ventures follows Fund III with $75m opportunity fund raise

Costanoa Ventures has raised $75m for the final close of an opportunity fund, bringing its capital under management to $600m.

Crestline Investors closes second specialty lending fund on $800m

Crestline Investors has raised $800m for the final close of its Specialty Lending Fund II managed by its direct lending unit.

KKR leads $100m funding round for FinTech-focused Cross River Bank

KKR has led a $100m funding round in FinTech-focused Cross River Bank, as it commits $75m of its own cash from its Private Credit Opportunities Partners II vehicle.

Texas Teachers unveils RE focus among $935m of commitments

The Texas Teacher Retirement System has set its sights on the real estate market by committing $935m to a number of alternative asset funds in November.

Baring Private Equity Asia invests $904m in struggling Pioneer Corp

Baring Private Equity Asia has agreed to invest JPY102bn ($904m) in Japanese audio specialist Pioneer Corp, after the company faced financial issues earlier in the year.

Permira Advisor, ex-KPMG veteran van Breukelen to join Gilde Equity Management

Mid-market Benelux buyout house Gilde Equity Management has agreed to hire Permira senior advisor and former KPMG Netherlands CEO Jurgen van Breukelen as managing partner.

Premji Invest leads $103m Series E round for big data, analytics streamliner Looker

Looker, a big data analytics provider being used by FinTech companies including Avant and Venmo, has picked up a $103m financing round led by Premji Invest.

China’s Gaorong Capital closes on $500m of new capital for fourth US-dollar fund series

Gaorong Capital, the Chinese early stage investment house which rebranded its UK name from Banyan Capital six months ago, has pulled in a total of $500m to close its fourth US dollar-denominated fund.

Aperture Venture Partners opens up fifth flagship fund to investors

Healthcare-focused New York investment firm Aperture Venture Partners is back in the market with its fifth flagship fundraise, AltAssets can reveal.

ACON exits Betterware de Mexico after three-year hold

Latin America-focused private equity player ACON Investments has exited home organisation and houseware product business Betterware de Mexico after three years in its portfolio.

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