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A ‘majority’ of LPs seeking secondaries market alternative

A survey carried out by 17Capital suggests most LPs do not feel their liquidity needs are met by the secondaries market.

Whitehorse raises at least $730m for Fund II

The preferred equity specialist has raised $729m a month after Secondaries Investor reported that the firm was preparing to hold a close in the first quarter.

Northleaf poaches Vision Capital partner for New York office launch

Matt Shafer will lead the New York team and focus on the origination and execution of secondaries transactions.

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.

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