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Goldman secondaries sales help boost Q2 fee revenue

Performance fees from the firm's Vintage V fund drove a 20% year-on-year increase in net revenues.

Idinvest: LPs negotiating ‘harder and harder’ on the LPA

Idinvest Partners held the final close on its Secondary Fund III on €442m in June. We caught up with Guillaume Cavalin, the firm's legal director, to get his take on how private equity fund structuring – and LP demands – are changing.

Blackstone’s bonuses 75% higher for men than for women

The world's largest private equity firm, which said the discrepancy was due to three-quarters of its investment team being male, pays men on average 30% more an hour.

Campbell Lutyens adds State Department economist to advisory board

Heidi Crebo-Rediker, chief executive of international capital strategies at US think tank the Council on Foreign Relations, is the latest high-profile hire for the advisory firm.

Industry Ventures promotes two secondaries professionals

The firm has promoted Lindsay Sharma and Ira Simkhovitch to principals on its secondaries investment team.

ICG strikes $170m distressed deal – exclusive

The deal makes the firm the largest shareholder in two formerly PE-backed distressed companies.

Idinvest hires legal advisor from Jones Day

Caroline Steil as a senior legal advisor from law firm Jones Day and will advise on the firm's secondaries activities.

Pomona adds debt, buyout stakes in H2 2016

Pomona Investment Fund's acquisitions included a stake in an Audax Group mezzanine fund which became the vehicle’s largest single fund exposure.

Secondaries double Altegris KKR’s PE exposure

The vehicle has increased its exposure to eight funds in total and has also broadened its strategy to target non-KKR-managed funds.

Oaktree’s Marks warns on impact of GP credit lines

Bank loans used by GPs and backed by LP commitments could complicate stake sales processes, according to the veteran investor.

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