Deals

Find out who’s buying, who’s selling and what is being sold. Get detailed information on the structures involved in secondaries deals, including LP portfolio sales, GP-led processes, spin-outs, restructurings and stapled deals.

Prudential backs Fenway restructuring – exclusive

The investment arm of the insurance giant has offered investors in the private equity firm's two latest funds the option to cash out.

South Dakota buys stake in Blackstone energy fund

The $11bn pension has increased its exposure to the private equity giant's 2015-vintage BEP II.

CIVC fundraise helped by Montana staple

Montana Board of Investments sold out of the Chicago firm’s Fund IV at a premium, with an undisclosed buyer committing to Fund V.

Kline Hill’s debut fund 50% invested

The fund's purchases include stakes in two Akina Partners funds acquired with secondaries firm Newbury Partners.

BlackRock, Strategic Partners in series of tail-end deals

Strategic Partners VII has picked up a glut of stakes in technology-focused funds.

Emerging markets secondaries still in their infancy

Asia is the largest while the majority of transactions are direct secondaries.

Deutsche picks up tail-ends from LGT and EIF

The acquisitions comprise interests in European midmarket buyout funds.

ICG strikes $170m distressed deal – exclusive

The deal makes the firm the largest shareholder in two formerly PE-backed distressed companies.

Deutsche buys in GMT GP-led deal

The bank’s private equity unit has joined a group of buyers to provide liquidity to LPs in the buyout firm’s 2006-vintage fund.

Pomona adds debt, buyout stakes in H2 2016

Pomona Investment Fund's acquisitions included a stake in an Audax Group mezzanine fund which became the vehicle’s largest single fund exposure.