The Japanese insurer’s decision to create an alternatives division follows sister company Japan Post Bank’s move in December to establish a private equity division.
Monica Arora will work on primary and secondaries portfolio transactions.
Veena Isaac, an eight-year veteran of the firm, has joined Jasper Ridge Partners’ Menlo Park office to focus on secondaries.
The London-listed firm says it is ‘in talks’ with potential buyers, so Secondaries Investor examined who those suitors might be.
CFOs can offer investors another route into a growing market, write Park Hill’s Adrian Millan and Pablo Caló.
HVPE, a listed fund of funds that invests in and alongside HarbourVest-managed funds, transitioned to the main market of the LSE last year.
There is increasing scepticism among limited partners regarding fund restructurings and recapitalisations, according to Oregon State Treasury’s Sam Green.
The global investment firm has acquired stakes in a fund that invested in Krispy Kreme UK from Deutsche Bank, a UK pension fund and a Swiss insurer.
The London-listed private equity investor has until 29 September under the City Code to publish its defence document in response to HarbourVest’s 650p-a-share bid.
Macroeconomic concerns have weighed on secondaries market participants’ minds over the last 12 months and have had varied effects.