The German firm, which is active in fund and direct secondaries, has hired a former BNY Mellon veteran for the newly created role.
The unit has formed Glendower Capital, focusing on private equity secondaries from London and New York, Secondaries Investor has learned.
With many predicting an economic downturn, we examine the lessons from the global financial crisis and how firms are reacting a decade on.
Sponsors of secondaries and funds of funds should be mindful of several key issues that can arise when structuring and negotiating these financing arrangements, according to law firm Dechert.
The investment bank's analysis of the first half suggests that 2017 could break records on a number of fronts.
Clwyd Pension Fund, an active investor in secondaries funds, has committed $10m to the fund of funds unit of Standard Life's SOF III vehicle.
The Singapore-based hire will focus on direct and secondaries investments in the asset class.
The world’s third largest pension fund maybe going through turmoil, but its alternatives programme still looks inviting to fundraisers.
The use of subscription facilities by funds has seen its criticism, but the practice is not without its positives, write Thomas Smith and Almas Daud.
The latest record fundraising figures across alternative asset classes show CIOs continue to see private investments, and not just private equity, as the most compelling in the long term.