The vehicle has increased its exposure to eight funds in total and has also broadened its strategy to target non-KKR-managed funds.
Uncompeted deal processes, which LPs ‘love to focus on’, do not lead to better returns, Carlyle Group and Pantheon dealmakers say.
The investment firm has made what is understood to be the largest stapled private equity secondaries deal.
The London-listed investment company saw investment in the strategy rise from £7m to £17m.
Secondaries stakes accounted for almost half of total assets of the vehicle, which invests mainly in funds managed by The Carlyle Group.
The Nordic direct secondaries specialist's acquisition of Lingit is its sixth deal from Verdane Capital IX.
The Japanese pension giant has issued a call for funds of funds separately managed accounts across global private equity, infrastructure and real estate.
The $2.4bn US pension wants to become a seller and buyer of private markets stakes.
The direct secondaries firm has made the fifth deal from Verdane IX by buying a majority stake in Propellerhead Software.
The global investment manager's initial target for Real Assets Fund III was $500m, according to a document obtained by Secondaries Investor.