Monthly Archives: August 2018
The $64.6bn-managing Maryland State Retirement & Pension System has picked a trio of major private equity fundraises among its latest $1.1bn of commitments.Thoma Bravo’s...
HarbourVest Partners has opened its first office in Australia amid increased demand for alternatives from LPs and rich individuals in the region, the firm said.
Asset management major Adams Street Partners has launched a European private credit platform alongside the hire of former Sixth Street managing director James Charalambides.
Credit asset management boutique Capital Four has hauled in €1.5bn for the final close of its third private debt fund, well above its €1bn target.
KKR is back in the market with its fourth debt fund, with eyes on up to $2bn for the vehicle amid a surge in LP demand for more risk-averse alternative asset classes.
Private equity major Apax Partners has reportedly raced to more than $10bn for its latest flagship buyout fund after just five months in the market.
Global professional services major PwC has named its veteran deals specialist Eric Janson to global private equity, real assets and sovereign funds leader.
Global buyout giant KKR has teamed with India's Hero Group to make a $450m investment in the latter's renewable energy arm.
Aviation, defence and space-focused venture capital house Starburst Ventures has launched a new early-stage investment fund dedicated to the sectors.
Advent International is losing long-time managing partner and chief legal officer James Westra after 11 years with the firm.