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10 October 2016

Actis looking to raise $2bn for fourth energy fund

power-poles-503935_960_720 (1) Emerging markets investor Actis is reportedly looking to raise up to $2bn for its latest energy fund.

7 October 2016

Drum raises more than $89m for fourth fund

percussion-1594325_960_720 Specialised investment management firm Drum Capital Management has collected more than $89m for its fourth fund.

5 October 2016

DLA Piper hires investment fund lawyer Yasho Lahiri

AAEAAQAAAAAAAAalAAAAJDc3NTNmNjhiLWQ0MDEtNDFmMC05MTk2LWI4ZWE0ZTgxYTc3Yw Global law firm DLA Piper has strengthen its corporate practice and investment funds group with the hire of Yasho Lahiri.

28 September 2016

Poland’s AVIA Capital raises 50% of new fund, expects second close in H1 2017 $

money-1454012_960_720 Polish private equity firm AVIA Capital has raised half of its €50m-targetting maiden fund and is expecting a second close in the first half of next year, AltAssets understands.

28 September 2016

New Mexico commits $105m across three funds

money-1428584_960_720 New Mexico Educational Retirement Board has reportedly committed a total of $105m across three alterative investment funds, AltAssets understands.

28 September 2016

Pemberton launches UK mid-market direct lending fund

pounds 1 Pemberton Capital Advisors, the independent asset management group backed by Legal & General, is looking to raise £500m to lend to UK mid-market companies.

28 September 2016

PE firms seal Vantage Energy exit to trade player Rice in $2.7bn deal

strata-1665020_1920 Private equity-backed oil and gas business Vantage Energy has been bought by trade player Rice Energy in a $2.7bn deal.

5 September 2016

New Mexico PERA picks three PE, real assets funds for new commitments

usa-1562251_1920 The $14.4bn-managing New Mexico Public Employees Retirement System has agreed a trio of new investments across private equity and real assets, it has emerged.

1 September 2016

KKR’s Pillarstone brings in new COO

3fcaedf Pillarstone, which was set up by US buyout house KKR last year, has expanded its team with the hire of Paul Bramley as chief operating officer.

26 August 2016

Ex-Carlyle distressed asset execs pass $500m in debut Stellex fundraise

dollar-941246_1920 Stellex Capital Partners, the distressed asset investor formed by ex-Carlyle distressed investment execs, has passed the $500m mark for its debut fundraise, AltAssets can reveal.

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