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1 September 2014

Private equity, real estate to benefit from $1.1bn Illinois Teachers commitments

chicago-city-skyline-2-1388504-m The Illinois Teachers Retirement System has committed $1.1bn to various investment vehicles with private equity and real estate funds set to pull in a decent-sized chunk of the allocation.

1 September 2014

Carlyle settles collusion lawsuit for $115m

washdc Private equity firm Carlyle has reportedly agreed to settle a collusion lawsuit for $115m.

28 August 2014

StanChart PE ‘waiting for China environment to settle down’, optimistic about futurep

china Standard Chartered Private Equity is looking forward to the Chinese market becoming more predictable, but is nevertheless finding opportunities in sectors such as real estate.

22 August 2014

Partners Group opens Texas office to capture US, LatAm infra opportunities

houston-city-scape-1-923333-m Swiss-headquartered private equity firm Partners Group has opened a new office in Houston, Texas to build on its private markets coverage of the US and Latin America, especially within infrastructure.

22 August 2014

Indian firm Kaizen opens Silicon Valley office ahead of pan-Asia fund launch

education_lrg Education-focused Indian investment house Kaizen Private Equity has reportedly launched a Silicon Valley office as it prepares to raise its first pan-Asian vehicle.

20 August 2014

AGT International launches $120m venture fund

kochavi Founder of security company AGT International Mati Kochavi has launched his own venture fund.

19 August 2014

Azalea Capital leads new investment venture with Ranger Aerospace

Ranger Aerospace US private equity firm Azalea Capital has teamed up industry consolidator Ranger Aerospace to launch new acquisition holding company Ranger AeroSystems.

14 August 2014

North Carolina pension more than doubles target return thanks to PE, equities

North Carolina sign Solid private equity performance helped the $90bn North Carolina Retirement System hit more than double its overall target rate of return for the year ending June 30.

12 August 2014

APFC sees growth of nearly 25% in private equity portfolio

alaska America's largest sovereign wealth fund APFC reported that growth in its private equity portfolio reached nearly 25 per cent in the fiscal year to end-June.

8 August 2014

Bayside benefiting from banks selling off distressed loansp

old-town-937908-m HIG affiliate Bayside Capital's is benefiting from banks being more relaxed about selling off their distressed real estate loans and has struck a string of deals in recent months.

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