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Vintage Fund VI, which has been targeting $5bn, was expected to close in mid-June.
Non-traditional buyer steps in to buy a limited partner position in Nordic Real Estate Partners’ logistics fund from Swedish pension fund SPP.
Former PineBridge Investments head of European secondaries Pablo Calo has joined the Blackstone affiliate to run secondary advisory work from London for clients across Europe.
Miguel Zurita’s appointment as a co-chief investment officer comes as Altamar plans to raise an emerging market and a secondary fund this year.
Andrea Echberg, former head of infrastructure in the principal finance team at Societe Generale, has joined the London team of private equity and infrastructure investment firm Pantheon as partner and head of European infrastructure investments.
The niche secondaries investor - which has helped firms including SVG with refinancing needs - had a 75% re-up rate for a fund that's more than double the size of its predecessor.
James McConnell is relocating to London to lead the firm’s European private equity secondaries activity, which has been increasing as banks and other financial institutions use the secondary market to sell fund interests.
French private equity group Idinvest, formerly the in-house arm of investment bank Allianz, has held a €100m first close on its new secondaries fund.
The Lombard Odier spinout is targeting €720 million for its Euro Choice V fund that will make primary and secondary fund investments in Europe’s mid-market.
PropertyMatch, a European secondaries trading platform for units in unlisted real estate funds part-owned by CBRE, says it traded more than €270m in the first quarter of the year, beating last year’s corresponding period by 240 percent.

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