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"Fund managers are becoming increasingly sophisticated users of GP capital, whether it's preferred equity or debt," said Tom Glover, BC Partners operating advisor.
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The firm’s head of real estate Roman Braslavsky spoke to affiliate title PERE about its new secondaries business. Here are some takeaways.
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The acquisition is at least the fourth this year by a large firm looking to get in on a rapidly expanding market.
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The Wind Point deal marks the first wave of continuation fund deals on continuation funds. Sponsors must have a doubly compelling case the second time around.
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Four executives from LGT Capital Partners speak to Secondaries Investor about its recent $6bn raise for LP stakes and concentrated deals.
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Private equity, and secondaries especially, is a people business, so it’s no surprise to see what has drawn the most sets of eyeballs during the first half of the year.
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The secondaries market is growing and this ranking of the biggest fundraisers is growing with it.
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Secondaries Investor’s map of the largest continuation funds mirrors the evolution of the technology, from a tool for distressed GPs to a customisable model for a range of situations.
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The National Security and Investment regime could cause uncertainty and significant administrative burdens for investors, write legal experts from Hogan Lovells.
Eight of the top 20 largest firms in the PEI 300 already manage secondaries funds or are working on the strategy.
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