Service providers

Alter Domus to offer third-party AIFM services with LFP acquisition

Lux-based super manCo holds AIFM and UCITS authorisations

Mainstream expands into private equity fund admin space

Former SS&C VP Jay Maher tapped to lead closed-end offering

Highvern sets out to address fund admin fallout

New boutique launches in response to high levels of consolidation

eFront integrates PitchBook data into Insight platform

Collaboration will provide benchmarking data for clients

Tech unlocks private wealth

eFront launches Insight

New platform is designed to streamline data reporting and fundraising

The long journey from SJ Berwin to Goodwin

How one funds formation practice stuck together through three different law firms

Care and collaboration held the team together

HNWI platform scoops up major private equity portfolio

iCapital Network to double invested assets after buying $2.5bn worth of Deutsche Bank US private equity interests

iCapital scoops up PE portfolio

MJ Hudson opens in Luxembourg amid Brexit uncertainty

Research carried out by the firm concludes the UK will no longer be attractive for the industry following Brexit

MJ Hudson launches in Luxembourg

Super software solutions

Emerging software solutions created by private equity professionals could see the industry’s major hurdles quickly removed


Private equity in the US and Europe: A continental divide on outsourcing

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos outline the major differences between US and European private equity, and note increasing convergence

US and European PE accounting practices are converging

Cloud-based fundraising CRM tool launched

The new team – advinda – is part of placement agent DC Placement Advisors

advinda launched cloud-based fundraising CRM system

SEI acquires Archway Technology Partners

The private equity services provider is expanding its family office offering

SEI has acquired Archway Tech

New AI tool for spotting regulatory conflicts launches

Waymark Tech’s new tool identifies crossovers and conflicts between various regulations

New AI regulatory tool launches

Raising the bar: reflections on ILPA template

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos Fund Services reflect on the ILPA reporting initiative and propose technological solutions for tackling the new challenge

Fund placement fight club

Boutiques and banks are battling for business in a crowded market

Cyber security: costing the risk

Whether it is a regulatory priority or a security concern, CFOs are increasingly losing sleep over cyber-attacks

Time for PE to embrace blockchain?

Bitcoin technology may hold sizeable benefits for private equity’s stakeholders

Crisis communications: navigating a media storm

Reputations are at stake when a portfolio company is struck by crisis