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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.

A strange type of secondaries deal: the spin-out of Standard Chartered PE

The spin-out of 55 people, 35 companies across three continents and the need to juggle the interests of several LPs that happen to be secondaries firms: the deal shows just how far things have come.

Hg explores preferred equity facility on Visma fund – exclusive

The buyout firm has been in discussions with providers over a £500m finance facility for its 2013-vintage HgCapital 7 fund, Secondaries Investor has learned.
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What we know about Norinchukin’s $5bn sale

Anyone doubting that Asia could provide meaningful secondaries dealflow should think again.

AlpInvest to back Oaktree special situations restructuring – exclusive

The Carlyle Group unit is understood to be among buyers involved in the GP-led process on Oaktree Principal Fund V.

Ares mulls GP-led restructuring of Neiman Marcus fund – exclusive

The $3.5bn ACOF III fund is understood to have nine assets remaining, including the US luxury department store.

Japan’s Norinchukin shops $5bn portfolio

The sale of the portfolio, which is largely unfunded, follows the banking giant's February sale to buyers including Lexington Partners.

UBS Asset Management backs Avanath RE restructuring

The bank’s real assets asset management arm has completed the recapitalisation of Avanath Capital Management’s 2010-vintage fund.
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Why emotions are the biggest threat to scuppering a GP-led deal

While GP-led processes can be technically and legally complex, emotions are often the biggest hurdle to closing a deal.

Vitruvian mulls restructuring of 2007-vintage fund – exclusive

The high-growth specialist is in early stage discussions about offering liquidity to investors in the €925m vehicle.

Arcano and Adveq among backers of Emeram GP-led – exclusive

The German GP is understood to be working with advisor Park Hill on a tender offer process on its sole fund.

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