LP News

Pantheon appoints private equity secondaries co-heads

Incumbent team head Elly Livingstone transitions into a fundraising and investment role


CalPERS seeks first-time funds

The program is open to all qualified managers in global equities and private equity

ILPA names Mazzola as interim CEO after Freire departure

Former CEO Peter Freire departed the Institutional Limited Partners Association in June



Unigestion closes direct fund on €255m

The private equity fund attracted capital from pension funds, insurance firms, banks and family offices


Nordea and AlpInvest launch co-investment programme

The joint venture will start with €200m of commitments for private equity co-investments


SWFs abandon private equity and move to real estate

Invesco report reveals SWFs targeting real estate due to lack of PE opportunities


Swedish Church Pension’s SRI policy challenges PE investing

Kyrkans Penionskassa’s new sustainability policy could make it more difficult to invest in private equity


ILPA releases fund financing guidelines

Industry organisation suggests bridging facilities’ impact on reported IRR be disclosed by GPs


Danish LPs’ fund manager in German offensive

PFA and ATP’s joint buyout fund has opened an office in Munich


Beech Tree closes second fund on £80m

UK-based Beech Tree has closed its Beech Tree Private Equity Fund II on £80m.


ILPA CEO Peter Freire steps down

CEO leaves industry group the Institutional Limited Partners Association


Sweden’s AP2 commits $50m to TPG impact fund

TPG Growth-managed The Rise Fund follows the UN Sustainable Development Goals


Partners Group reshuffles leadership team

Partners Group has adjusted its leadership team as part of its ongoing review of its organisational structure.




Desire for PE causes LP introspection

LPs wanting to increase their allocations to private equity appear to be in a self-reflective mood


Union, Unigestion tie-up raises €312m

Union Investment has raised €312m for PE-Invest 3, a fund-of-funds that will be invested by Unigestion.


Nordic Capital launches ninth fund

Jersey-registered fund could receive €150m from Minnesota SBI


Adams Street opens in Munich

Adams Street Partners has opened a new office in Munich, which will be led by its latest hire Martin vom Hagen


Family offices favour private equity, study shows

The average family office portfolio features a 21% allocation to PE