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HarbourVest shops $1bn pre-crisis portfolio – exclusive

This is at least the second large portfolio of stakes the firm has brought to market this year.

Glendower buys into KIA stake sale

Kuwait Investment Authority has been offloading European private equity stakes in line with changes taking place at its London office.

Onex offloads stake in own fund after $354m buyback

The firm sold a portion of the stake to unnamed limited partners for $198m, chief financial officer Chris Govan said in a Q3 earnings call.

CalPERS faces commitment issues

The US's largest public pension made $3.3bn of commitments to private equity in the 2016-17 fiscal year amid its programme to reduce its number of relationships with external GPs.

Commonfund doubles up for latest secondaries fund

The firm, which caters to investors from the non-profit sector, is seeking $350m for its latest vehicle.

Landmark eyes final closes on PE and RE funds

The secondaries firm may also launch products in real assets and credit, according to parent company Old Mutual Asset Management.

Standard Chartered PE renews spin-out plan

The bank has previously made secondaries sales of private equity assets to groups including Goldman Sachs and Coller Capital.

Fund restructuring without friction

Credit Suisse’s Jonathan Abecassis responds to our assessment of GP-led fund restructurings and the need for a genuine ‘do-nothing’ option for LPs.

StepStone closes secondaries fund on $950m – exclusive

The fund, which has been in the market since 2015, held its final close in June and is already 40% invested, Secondaries Investor has learned.

Goldman and Deutsche-backed spin-out eyes complex secondaries

Stage Capital, which spun out of National Bank of Greece's alternatives arm last year, is itself interested in backing spin-outs and portfolio transfers.