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The hunt for yield has helped push up average high bids for infrastructure funds by almost 11%, according to Setter Capital.
Blackstone's Strategic Partners acquired stakes in the firm's 2007-vintage European technology fund, and 2003- and 2007-vintage European buyout vehicles.
The firm, which focuses on smaller, more complex secondaries deals, has nearly fully invested its third fund and is halfway to raising a fourth.
The Deutsche spin-out has brought on a New York-based partner and three other investment professionals.
The Nordic direct secondaries specialist has invested 40% of its 2016-vintage fund, Secondaries Investor has learned.
The deal involves the Polish private equity firm's 2010-vintage fund and investors have the option to sell or roll over into a new vehicle, Secondaries Investor has learned.
RCP Secondary Opportunity Fund III, which launched in July with a $500m hard-cap, will focus on lower and mid-market North American funds.
The transition away from tail-ends and GP-led restructurings is already happening, said Pal Ristvedt at BVCA's annual conference.
Secondaries have under-performed the All Funds index across all timeframes under review, according to the LP association.
The firm's main business is giving Canadian investors low-cost access to KKR funds through a Canada-domiciled vehicle.