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CalPERS ‘closes chapter’ on bribery scandal

The $294bn US pension fund has introduced a number of controls designed to prevent another scandal like ‘Pay-to-Play’.

GP-led restructurings price on a fine line

Greenhill Cogent managing director Brian Mooney tells the Private Fund Restructuring book launch hosted by Citco that pricing at 90% of NAV is the key to success.

HarbourVest plans board review

London-listed HabourVest Global Private Equity plans to appoint consultants to conduct an appraisal of its board.

StepStone launches private debt arm

The global investment firm has acquired a private debt and hedge fund company as part of the launch of its new business.

Ardian raises biggest ever secondaries fund

The Paris-based firm has raised more than $27.4bn in less than five years to invest in secondaries.

LP legislation: partnering for change

The BVCA is in ongoing discussions with the UK Treasury over changes to the law governing limited partnerships in England.

Vote now: Brexit – in or out?

As the UK inches closer to a summer referendum on whether to remain a member of the European Union, we are polling the industry to find out where it stands on ‘Brexit’.

17Capital promotes three

The London-based preferred equity firm promoted two to investment director and one to VP, and also hired an analyst.

Management fees most heavily negotiated LPA point

LPs expect to see detailed budgets to justify fees and ensure they are not being excessively charged, according to MJ Hudson's first LP Intel report.

LGT Capital closes third European mid-market fund

The Swiss firm, owned by the Princes of Liechtenstein, has already made seven secondaries deals from Crown Europe Middle Market III which closed on its hard-cap.