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Fund of firms: Who owns what?

With Blackstone’s stake in BC Partners the latest deal in an expanding market of GP stakes, here's a look at which firms have been on the acquisition trail.

CPPIB to back TPG Growth tender offer – exclusive

The Canadian pension giant is in poll position on a deal that will offer liquidity to LPs in the firm's 2011-vintage $2bn Growth II fund.

Mid-year reflections: Massive volumes and single-asset deals

Three years ago the thought of a $100bn secondaries market was met with a chuckle; today it looks more likely than not.

Ex-Siguler Guff secondaries head seeks $350m for new fund – exclusive

Tony Cusano has founded Banner Ridge Partners and hired a principal from his former firm as a partner.

HQ Capital hires Pantheon duo for secondaries team – exclusive

The move comes two weeks after the former co-heads left.

Abraaj ‘boosted valuations’ to entice secondaries buyers – prosecutors

Senior executives at the former emerging markets private equity firm overvalued positions and delayed markdowns to attract LP stakes purchases, a US indictment alleges.

HQ Capital secondaries co-heads depart – exclusive

The departures follow that of the CEO and COO in March from the investment arm of the German family office.

Why Alaska Permanent is avoiding secondaries… for now

The market is too competitive and those who bought stakes after the global financial crisis look like 'super smart money' now, the $65bn fund's director of investments Stephen Moseley tells Secondaries Investor.

Thomas H Lee Fund VI LPs voting on whether to sell or roll

The total deal is valued at just under $800m and the voting period ends this week.

Northleaf hires London MD

The Toronto-headquartered firm, which last year raised $1.3bn for secondaries, has appointed Sophia Damianou as MD of EMEA business development.
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