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Lexington lead buyer on $1.3bn Norinchukin portfolio – exclusive

The portfolio, which the secondaries giant split with another buyer, included EQT, Apax Partners and BC Partners fund stakes.

Fubon Life makes first commitments to Ardian and Lexington

The Taiwanese insurer has committed $80m a piece to ASF VIII and Lexington Capital Partners IX at a time when Asian insurers are upping their alternatives exposure to boost returns.
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Campbell Lutyens appoints ex-Bain & Co partner to advisory board

Suvir Varma has spent 17 years with the management consultancy advising PE firms and SWFs on their investment strategies in Asia-Pacific.

PEI Awards: only 3 days of voting left!

Voting closes at the end of this week; have your say over who takes the honours in one of the 12 secondaries categories.

Ardian hires Greenhill secondaries Young Gun – exclusive

Michael Hu has been appointed director in Ardian’s Singapore-based funds of funds team, Secondaries Investor has learned.
AlpInvest's Yasuyuki Kanda

AlpInvest hires ex-McKinsey exec to head up Japan push

Yasuyuki Kanda will focus on business development and investor relations across funds, secondaries and co-investments.

Looking forward: Asia-Pacific

After several bumper deals in 2018, what will next year hold for the region?

ICG backs $1bn Standard Chartered spin-out

The firm's Strategic Equity unit has also committed £316m to the spin-out team for new deals and follow-on investments.

How secondaries will build the Great Wal(greens) of China

HarbourVest Partners’ single-asset restructuring is a prime example of how – if all interests align – such deals can be a perfect prescription for old assets with residual value.

Trio of buyers join Lexington in $1bn TPG stapled deal

Partners Group was among a consortium of buyers that joined Lexington Partners in acquiring stakes in two of TPG's Asia funds and committed to Asia Fund VII.

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