LP News

FCA makes strides with fee template

Working group plans to test template “as soon as possible”


ILPA calls on HFSC to reconsider VC Exemption proposals

Association expresses its “significant concern” in letter

ILPA to roll-out model LPA

ILPA aims to help LPs negotiate fairer LPA terms



CalPERS CIO to step down

Pension fund is actively looking for a suitable replacement to take over from the start of 2019

PE top performer for OTPP

Plan’s PE holdings exceeded all benchmarks for 2017

PE leads in Ilmarinen’s buoyant 2017

Finnish pension insurer confirms solid returns largely driven by private equity

Japan Post establishes private equity manager

New direct private equity arm forms part of pivot to alternatives

ILPA releases PE Model Subscription Agreement

The MSA aims to improve clarity and reduce legal costs for fundraising

Private equity appointment

Pantheon appoints private equity secondaries co-heads

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

Elly Livingstone

CalPERS seeks first-time funds

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

CalPERS opens up to first-time private equity funds

ILPA names Mazzola as interim CEO after Freire departure

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

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Unigestion closes direct fund on €255m

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

Summit Partners raises €700m for second European fund

Nordea and AlpInvest launch co-investment programme

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

AlpInvest and Nordea join forces on 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.