Fund Of Funds
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...
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 |
Japanese fund-of-funds Alternative investment Capital (AIC) has appointed Yasufumi Hirao as its new president and CEO.
North Asia | 30 Apr 2014 |
Asian LPs are a small but increasingly conspicuous part of the global institutional investor community. How can placement agents nurture pockets of growth in a potentially lucrative yet hugely imbalanced market?
Fundraising | 30 Apr 2014 |
FLAG Capital has appointed Myron Zhu, previously head of J.P. Morgan’s alternative investments division in the region, as partner and co-head of Asia.
People | 10 Apr 2014 |
Castling Investment Group has formed a strategic alliance with Altius Associates to jointly distribute private equity, real assets and infrastructure products to South Korean investors.
Fundraising | 24 Mar 2014 |
Michael Lukin, managing director at Macquarie Investment Management Private Markets, has confirmed that management will spin-out the unit from parent company Macquarie Group.
Australasia | 18 Mar 2014 |
Sebastiaan van den Berg, managing director and head of Asia at HarbourVest Partners, discusses his expectations for Australian deal flow, best practice for IPO exits, and co-investment opportunities
LPs | 26 Feb 2014
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With the empathic and historic victory of Narendra Modi at the recent elections in India, the market confidence has improved significantly. Until recently, India was mentioned in financial markets only in a negative light given the enormous potential and lack of delivery. Difficulties in exiting, arbitrary taxation and poor governance are just some of the chronic problems deterring investors.
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