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In February, Altamar Capital Partners hit a €541m final close on its latest secondaries fund. Managing partner Miguel Zurita speaks to Secondaries Investor about the fundraising and what to expect next.
The deal, which involves three of the Peruvian private equity firm's existing funds, is understood to be the largest GP-led transaction to come out of Latin America.
Mismatched price expectations between local sellers and foreign buyers are likely to results in 90% of deals stalling, according to Altamar's Latin America head.
The Latin America-focused private equity firm is working with Park Hill on a potential process, Secondaries Investor has learned.
The CEE and CIS regions are disproportionately represented in terms of managers failing to raise successor funds, according to data from industry body EMPEA.
The firm has appointed Renato Weiss as a vice-president who will focus on non-US deals, Secondaries Investor has learned.
The Brazilian private equity firm has increased its ownership of the Swiss listed vehicle to almost two-thirds as part of a plan to refocus its investments on co-investments.
The firm has made 14 promotions this week including three secondaries appointments in its London and Philadelphia offices.
The firm has established its first Latin American presence with a principal relocating from London to head the team.
The Latin American country presents entry opportunities for foreign investors including secondaries as existing LPs seek liquidity.

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