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Rod James is a reporter with Secondaries Investor and also contributes to sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. He is based in the London office. Prior to PEI, his roles included a stint as a freelancer covering fintech and transaction banking, CEEMEA capital markets reporter with EMEA Finance magazine, and editor of the Latin American political and economic risk team at IHS Global Insight.
Ted Craig is now the third partner comprising Dentons' alternative funds practice, which the law firm aims to double in size over the next few years.
The placement agent and advisory firm is among the first to announce a new office opening as part of its Brexit contingency plans.
The closing of Manulife Financial's stapled deal in June – among the largest in North America this year – is further evidence that large asset holders and managers have a third option for their assets.
PE head David Layton is to replace Christoph Rubeli as co-CEO of the Swiss alternative investment manager.
The pension fund is looking for law firms to help it exit private investments, according to a request for proposals.
The vehicle has already made six investments in infrastructure managers from Europe, the US and Australia, equivalent to around 25% of capital raised.
As the firm appoints liquidators, founder Arif Naqvi says he is hopeful the fund management business will live on under new owners.
Is the internal rate of return the most appropriate way to present investment performance?
Is the internal rate of return the most appropriate way to present investment performance?
Strategic Partners Real Assets II has hit final close on $1.75bn, edging out Ardian's $1.7bn ASF VII Infrastructure.
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