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5 June 2013

Carlyle to buy remaining stake in fund of funds AlpInvest $

The Carlyle Group is to acquire the remaining 40 per cent stake in European fund of funds AlpInvest Partners, following its investment back in 2011.

31 May 2013

Anson steps down from HarbourVest Global Private Equity board to take chair at EVCA

HarbourVest managing director George Anson has resigned from the board of listed private equity vehicle HarbourVest Global Private Equity to take up the role as chairman of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.

31 May 2013

Venture Investment Associates raises nearly $148.1m across three funds

Private equity firm Venture Investment Associates has raised nearly $150m for its seventh fund of funds and associated vehicles.

30 May 2013

SLEPET reports increase in private equity portfolio value $

Standard Life European Private Equity Trust reported an increase in the value of its private equity portfolio despite the impact of the tough macroeconomic environment in Europe.

24 May 2013

Portfolio Advisors raises $217.5m for eighth fund of funds

Private equity firm Portfolio Advisors has raised $17.5m for its eighth fund of funds since February.

23 May 2013

Global fund of funds industry could have as few as 20 “serious players”

S The bloated global private equity fund of funds industry could be stripped down to as few as 20 serious players to cut down the vast overhang of capital chasing deals, SVG Advisers partner Guy Eastman has said.

23 May 2013

Quilvest & Partners closes three funds above target

Private equity firm Quilvest & Partners has raised $680m across three vehicles with all smashing their targets and launched a new fund of funds.

17 May 2013

Natixis extends PE assets to more than €5bn with Euro Private Equity buy

French investment bank Natixis has expanded its private equity business by picking up a controlling stake in Switzerland-based fund of funds Euro Private Equity.

17 May 2013

SAP ups commitment to corporate VC fund of funds to $405m

German business management software specialist SAP has increased its commitment to its venture-focused fund of funds to $405m, from an original $155m, to invest in early-stage fund managers and entrepreneurs.

16 May 2013

Accolade Partners hits $125m for fourth fund of funds, eyes final close $

growth5_sq Accolade Partners, the venture and growth capital fund of funds launched by former Deutsche Bank veteran Joelle Kayden, is nearing a final close for its fourth fund after gathering $125m.

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