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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.

StepStone to back L Catterton deal – exclusive

The process to give more runway to assets in L Capital Asia, a 2009-vintage, $637m buyout fund, is being run by Evercore.

Why Korea is fertile ground for those seeking new LPs

Ardian has become the latest private markets firm to open an office in a country whose institutional investors are hungry for private markets.

Partners Group remains bearish on secondaries

A combination of high valuations, geopolitics and currency concerns is affecting the asset manager's secondaries market outlook.

Asian insurers’ alternatives allocation nears $1trn – report

Insurers in the region that have increased their exposure to alternative assets face regulatory changes that may hinder future investments.

Lexington leads TPG tender offer – exclusive

The secondaries firm is expected to syndicate the deal involving two Asia funds, Secondaries Investor understands.

2018 awards: Who stood out in secondaries?

The PEI Awards are hotly anticipated and hotly contested and include 12 secondaries categories. We want to know who you think should be in the running.

Coller picks up brand-name portfolio from Mizuho

The Japanese banking giant has offloaded stakes in KKR, EQT and Charterhouse funds, the oldest of which is of 2014 vintage.

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