NEWS & VIEWS

Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Posts Tagged ‘LP’

1 July 2015

LP need for portfolio management cements secondaries as established part of PE $

money-in-hand-1035691-m LP appetite for secondaries funds remains strong and despite the type of the investors consistently changing, the need for portfolio management is constant according to Headway Capital's Laura Shen.

22 June 2015

South Dakota backs Lone Star’s $5.8bn Real Estate Fund IV

mount-rushmore-718028_1280 The South Dakota Investment Council has reportedly followed up its commitment to Blackstone's $15bn-targeting real estate fund by backing Lone Star's latest vehicle.

8 June 2015

AltAssets LP Summit: Gap between LP interest in Africa and commitments explored $

Jean-Luc Koffi Vovor Africa is still not fully on the radar of LPs despite strong and growing interest in the country, delegates at the AltAssets' LP Summit in London were told last week.

3 June 2015

AltAssets LP Summit: Family offices warned of ‘epic failures’ in move to direct investments $

stop Family offices should be very wary of switching to a direct investment model and dealing in co-investment programmes, according to panelists at the annual AltAssets’ Limited Partner Summit.

2 June 2015

District of Columbia pension backs TA Associates follow up to 2009 flagship fund

washington monument The $6.5bn-managing District of Columbia Retirement Board has committed to backing the latest buyout fund from private equity major TA Associates.

1 June 2015

LP Profile: Donald Pierce, San Bernardino County Employees’ Retirement Association $

Donald_Pierce_Bio If you want money from Donald Pierce, chief investment officer of the San Bernardino County Employees’ Retirement Association (SBCERA), you’d better be prepared to have a proper relationship with him.

28 May 2015

LP Profile: Roger Johanson, Skandia $

Roger Johanson Building in-house expertise has been the key to Skandia’s successful foray into private equity. Roger Johanson explains how the life insurer is turning a great track record into reduced fees

22 May 2015

LP Profile: Richard Moon, RPMI Railpen $

Richard Moon Unlike most LPs, RPMI Railpen started its private equity foray as a direct investor. Now, three decades and myriad funds later, the LP is getting closer to the action

15 May 2015

LP Profile: Eric-Jan Vink, PGGM $

Erik Jan Vink_300dpi_100x67mm_D_NR-1048 Eric-Jan Vink is head of private equity at PGGM, the €178bn Dutch fund. With a 12 per cent net return he is committed to the asset class, though he believes it would benefit from greater alignment of interest between LPs and GPs

12 May 2015

LACERS commits $35m across Oaktree Capital Management, Thoma Bravo funds

LA river The $13.9bn Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System plans to commit $35m to private equity funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management and Thoma Bravo.

Page 1 of 5012345...102030...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy


AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2015