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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.

CPG Carlyle acquires $28m SVP stake

Secondaries stakes accounted for almost half of total assets of the vehicle, which invests mainly in funds managed by The Carlyle Group.

Pricing gap for most and least-desired funds at record low

Secondaries buyers are bidding at a 4% difference for the two classes of funds, according to a report by Setter Capital.

Chicago police pension seeks broker for secondaries strategy

The $2.4bn US pension wants to become a seller and buyer of private markets stakes.

Pricing and profitability to suffer in 2017 – TorreyCove

The advisory firm has downgraded its rating for secondaries amid 'significant capital overhang'.

Deutsche acquires stakes from Singapore seller

The deal includes stakes in Bridgepoint and Doughty Hanson-managed funds from a manager based in the southeast Asian city state that was the focus of a legal case.