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CalPERS opens search for chief exec

The largest US pension system has launched its effort to replace current chief executive Anne Stausboll, offering a six-figure salary and a sizeable yearly bonus.

More than half of GPs lack succession plan

Concern about the next generation of key people is forcing LPs to ask more questions about succession during due diligence.

Partners Group AUM up 22% in 2015

The firm now has €46bn in assets under management, more than half of which is in private equity assets.

Fees to remain SEC priority in 2016

Private fund managers’ fee and expense allocation practices will continue to be an SEC focus area as the agency targets never-before-examined advisers in the year ahead.

AIFMD passport not worth the hassle – GPs

Regulatory uncertainty and higher compliance costs are capping enthusiasm for the pan-EU marketing passport, according to panelists at an industry conference.

IPEV releases new valuation guidelines

The guidelines, which are the standard of choice for private equity chief financial officers, were last published in 2012.

SEC consults LPs as it scrutinises fees

SEC inspectors are reaching out directly to investors, asking about their interpretations of certain LPA items, according to panellists at the 2015 PE/VC Finance and Compliance Forum.

CalPERS receives lesson in PE 101

At its latest investment committee meeting, the pension’s investment staff presented an elementary private equity cashflow example, prompting tough questions from board members.

CBRE rebrands multi-manager arm

The multi-manager arm of CBRE Global Investors has changed its name to CBRE Global Investment Partners to reflect its expanded scope.