Scoring sentiment: Rede’s Zafir on aged primaries and liquidity

Secondaries Investor recently caught up with Yaron Zafir, head of secondaries at London-headquartered Rede Partners, about the findings of the advisory firm's liquidity report and the increase of aged primaries deals.

Pantheon’s Albert and BearTooth’s Brown on restructurings

The veteran fundraisers discuss the impact that fund restructurings will have on firms when they seek to raise new funds.

AlpInvest’s Moerel on GP-leds, energy and Asia

Wouter Moerel, the firm's head of secondaries, tells Secondaries Investor about how the Carlyle unit's investor base has evolved with its latest $6.5bn programme and its investment strategy.

Park Hill: securitisations will rise, but won’t be ubiquitous

Larry Thuet, managing director and co-founder of secondaries advisor Park Hill, tells us whether the market is changing and whether securitisations will increase.

Axiom: Asia still a seller’s market

In January, Singapore's Axiom Asia Private Capital raised more than $1 billion for its fourth Asia-focused fund of funds. Secondaries Investor spoke to managing partner Alex Lee about why the firm expects secondaries to play a larger role in its latest vehicle.

Inside the Unigestion-Akina acquisition

Secondaries Investor recently caught up with Unigestion's Christophe de Dardel and Akina's Thomas Frei on how a combined entity with $6bn of private equity assets under management will operate.

Bego on Kline Hill’s latest fundraise and take-privates

Secondaries Investor caught up with the Kline Hill Partners founder on the final close of its debut fund and its take-private of London-listed PEI in October.

Shipping loans to life settlements: Houlihan Lokey on non-traditional secondaries

Investment bank Houlihan Lokey’s co-head of illiquid financial assets, Jeffrey Hammer, tells Secondaries Investor how his team views the non-traditional landscape.

Three questions with Rede’s Yaron Zafir

Amid the emergence of managers specialising in GP-led deals, advisors are still vital in a complex sector with inherent conflicts of interest, according to Yaron Zafir, head of secondaries at London-based advisory firm Rede Partners.

Partners Group on strategy

Adam Howarth, co-head of private equity secondaries at Partners Group, explains how heightened anxiety in the market is impacting activity at the firm and why secondaries returns will become increasingly mixed.