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Finland’s Certior hires eQ exec

The private equity and credit firm has hired Olli Heinila, a professional with primary, secondaries and co-investment experience.

Subscription lines may restrict LP stake transfers

Providers of subscription lines are increasingly looking to take control of LP transfers, according to lawyers at Debevoise & Plimpton.

Restricting LPs’ freedom of movement

Not having negotiated subscription lines themselves, investors may be unaware of terms that could block sales of their interests, writes Andy Thomson, editor of sister publication Private Debt Investor.

What does Trump win mean? Six key observations

Experts at a Duff & Phelps seminar at London’s Shard building shone some light on the implications for private equity of the (latest) unexpected election result.

Infrastructure may dodge tax bullet

New OECD rules that would restrict interest payments being deducted against tax include an exemption for ‘public benefit projects’

Pantheon exceeds $1bn for second infra programme

The secondaries-focused effort, which includes a commingled strategy and separate accounts, is around twice the size of the firm’s 2009-vintage programme.