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Landmark Partners has beat out Lexington for the FRSL pension's $25m secondaries allocation because of its smaller-sized fundraise.
The placement and advisory firm has hired Yaron Zafir, a founding member of Paul Capital’s European secondaries team.
QSuper, one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds, is said to be aiming to capitalise on current secondaries market pricing with the sale.
High asset pricing in secondaries has created a seller's market. Novice buyers must be aware of the due diligence required.
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Perseus, the US-based private equity manager, has retained the ownership of its second most valuable asset after talks to sell the publishing company wound up without a sale.
Hard hat and plans
HarbourVest Partners has stepped in to rescue the two-year restructuring process of the Australian private equity firm's funds, giving investors the option of joining a new vehicle.
Sliced cake
The charitable trust's portfolio of venture capital funds is expected to be sold in chunks to different buyers as it pursues a policy of concentrating holdings into fewer, larger positions.
Morgan Stanley sign - iStock
The fundraising for Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners' second real estate secondaries fund has raised $65.5m in commitments so far towards its $500m target.
Benoit Verbrugghe
Ardian managing partner and head of Ardian USA Benoit Verbrugghe plots a course for its recently raised $9 billion Fund VI and what the French firm plans to do next.
Clock pointing to II - iStock
The former private equity arm of investment bank Lazard is seeking a recap of its $1.1bn 2005-vintage Fund II, according to sources.

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