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Coller Capital: focusing on banks

Coller Capital hasn’t bought assets from a pension plan since the start of 2007 and prefers to play at the more ‘complex’ end of the market.

17Capital: Structured transactions on the rise

Structured transactions are emerging as an alternative to a straight secondary sale for investors who think their portfolio has more to give.

CVC taps Pantheon for first comms chief

Pantheon communications head Carsten Huwandiek will leave for CVC next week.

2013 secondaries volume pegged at $28bn

Setter Capital reached its estimate by extrapolating from the stated activity of 70 large buyers.

Altered Altius

The advisory firm hopes its new structure and leadership team will leave it better positioned to meet the challenges ahead.

Setter rolls out global liquidity rating

A new index may shed some more light on supply and demand in the secondary market.

Study: Lack of LP pressure slows VC exits

LPs need to be pushing harder to realise value from venture funds that are 10-12 years old, a report suggests – which may be good news for secondaries players.

Evoco repowers zombie NEI

Evoco’s restructuring of an ailing private equity portfolio (backed by secondaries firm Headway Capital) illustrates one way that the industry can deal with its many dysfunctional funds.

Vintage beats target for tech secondaries fund

The Israeli fund of funds manager's successful $161m fundraising highlights the increasing interest from overseas in Israeli technology companies.