Fund Of Funds
Auda is scaling up its operations in Asia, opening a Shanghai office and making several new hires. CEO Ernest Boles, Head of Asia Jacob Chiu, and Managing Director Lucian Wu explain how...
Fund-of-funds | 17 Dec 2014
Tommy Yip, partner and head of North Asia at Emerald Hill Capital Partners, has resigned from his position. He is expected to form a new China-focused fund-of-funds.
People | 26 Nov 2014 |
Auda International has appointed Eunseok So, formerly of FLAG Squadron Asia, as a senior vice president in its Hong Kong office.
People | 14 Nov 2014 |
Hemal Mirani, head of Asia investor relations at CVC Capital Partners, will join HarbourVest Partners as a managing director. She previously spent over 11 years at HarbourVest before leaving in 2009 for the role at CVC.
People | 13 Nov 2014 |
Lucian Wu, previously co-head of Asia at Paul Capital Partners, has joined Auda as a managing director.
People | 07 Nov 2014 |
Pantheon has won a EUR100 million ($124 million) mandate from Valtion Eläkerahasto (VER), the Finnish state pension fund, for investments across Asia and emerging markets.
Fund-of-funds | 07 Nov 2014 |
International Finance Corporation (IFC) wants to raise a $750 million to $1 billion for an emerging markets-focused fund-of-funds with a final close pegged for the end of this year or early 2015.
Fundraising | 15 Jul 2014 |
Jessica Archibald, managing director at VC-focused fund-of-funds Top Tier Capital Partners, on mounting valuations in the US venture capital market and Asia losing some of its shine on a risk-adjusted basist
North America | 02 Jul 2014
Global fund-of-funds and separate accounts manager Hamilton Lane has bolstered its presence in Asia with a series of hires and promotions.
Fund-of-funds | 10 Jun 2014 |
Jenny Zeng, managing partner of Magic Stone Alternative Investments, shares her views on emerging Chinese LPs, specialization among fund managers, and opportunities in the secondaries space
Fund-of-funds | 04 Jun 2014
David Pierce, previously a partner at FLAG Squadron Asia, has been appointed managing director and head of Asia at Harald Quandt (HQ) Capital.
People | 03 Jun 2014 |
Auda has appointed Jacob Chiu, who departed FLAG Squadron Asia last year, as managing director and head of its Asia business. The fund-of-funds, secondaries and co-investment solutions provider has also opened an office in Shanghai.
People | 27 May 2014 |
Separate accounts are a tailored and cost effective means through which large institutions can access portfolios of GPs. Though increasingly popular in Asia, they are not suitable, or appealing, to all
LPs | 21 May 2014 |
Emerald Hill Capital Partners has reached a final close of $400 million for its third Asian fund-of-funds. Endowments and foundations account for the vast majority of LPs, with about 75% of investors in Fund II re-upping for Fund III.
Fundraising | 08 May 2014 |
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