Landmark’s 2017 predictions

Ian Charles, a partner on Landmark Partners’ private equity team and Jamie Sunday, a partner on the firm’s real estate team, discuss the market's challenges and their predictions for the rest of 2017

Industry Ventures’ Swildens on VC secondaries

Hans Swildens is chief executive and founder of the venture capital-focused fund of funds and secondaries specialist. He speaks to Secondaries Investor about who's selling what, the rise of corporate spin-outs, and how small and complex rules the day.

Landmark on the return of the mega-deal, part 1

Ian Charles, a partner on Landmark Partners’ private equity team and Jamie Sunday, a partner on the firm’s real estate team, discuss how secondaries transactions worth more than $1bn may lead to a record year for deal volume.

Evercore’s Dawn on rolling over assets, part 1

Nigel Dawn, from advisor Evercore, discusses some of the ways in which GPs can strategically access the secondaries market to actively manage their portfolios, as well as LPs' familiarity with asset sales.

Proskauer on tail-ends and preferred equity

Proskauer's Kate Simpson and Mike Suppappola discuss important legal and structural ramifications that have arisen amid increased diversification in deal types.

Q&A: Rudy Scarpa and Matt Jones from Pantheon

Pantheon’s global private equity secondaries team is changing: London-based Matt Jones and New York-based Rudy Scarpa will take over from Elly Livingstone, who will dedicate more time to fundraising and dealmaking. The two of them talk to Secondaries Investor.

Three questions with Vintage Partners’ Alan Feld

The Israel-based fund of funds has just closed its fourth secondaries fund on $215m. Co-founder Alan Feld discusses the opportunities he is seeing in the market and how secondaries investors need to do more for the companies and GPs they work with.

Adams Street’s Gull on life after PE

As the investment firm's head of secondaries, Jason Gull experienced a daily adrenalin rush. He tells Secondaries Investor about how his life has changed since retirement.

Five Qs with ICG Enterprise Trust’s Emma Osborne

Secondaries Investor caught up with Emma Osborne, head of private equity fund investments at the listed vehicle, about what has changed in the 16 months since the acquisition and her plans for the Trust over the next five years.

Three questions with Crestline’s Dave Philipp

Crestline, which is based in Texas, has shifted towards the preferred equity niche. Secondaries Investor caught up with the firm’s head of PE credit and fund restructuring to talk deal sourcing and increased interest in preferred equity.