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Five things you didn’t know about Landmark’s latest PE secondaries fund

The fund has a 14-year life and 60% of the GP commitment will be put forward by the firm's parent.

Whitehorse targets Q1 close on second fund – exclusive

The preferred equity specialist is targeting $750m for Whitehorse Liquidity Partners II with a $1bn hard-cap, Secondaries Investor has learned.

CDPQ secondaries exec joins Canadian private equity firm

Former CDPQ private equity head Patrick Lynch is to join Fiera Comox, a Montreal-headquartered joint venture founded in 2016.

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.

Canada’s Cygnus launches secondaries fund

The firm's main business is giving Canadian investors low-cost access to KKR funds through a Canada-domiciled vehicle.

Temasek buys in British Columbia sale

The Canadian investor had brought a portfolio of private equity fund stakes to market in the first half of this year.

HarbourVest makes real assets VP hire

Benjamin Wu will focus on secondaries, directs and primaries from the firm's Toronto office.

Whitehorse debut fund 50% invested

The preferred equity specialist, led by former CPPIB secondaries head Yann Robard, closed its debut fund in May.

PSP Investments CIO departs

Daniel Garant left the Canadian pension plan, which is planning to launch an in-house secondaries team, to pursue other career aspirations.

Northleaf adds to Toronto team

The private equity and infrastructure investment firm has hired Michael Bowen to focus on direct secondaries and co-investments.