Future Ventures launches USD200m VC fund

Mon, 18/02/2019 - 09:43

Future Ventures has launched an oversubscribed fund of USD200 million to invest in frontier technologies across diverse industries including machine intelligence, sustainable mobility, the future of food, computational biology, high-performance computing, aerospace, and more. »

Lone Star Funds holds Final Closing of LSF XI

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 10:37

Lone Star Funds has completed the final closing of Lone Star Fund XI, (LSF XI), the firm's eleventh dedicated opportunity fund.  »

Idinvest closes second growth fund at EUR340m

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:00

Idinvest Partners, an investor in SMEs across Europe, has held the final closing of its second capital growth fund (Idinvest Growth Fund II) at EUR340 million, surpassing its initial target of EUR300 million. »

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Prestige Funds launches multi-manager fund of funds

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 09:12

Prestige Funds, a specialist in the management and distribution of direct lending funds, has launched a new multi-manager investment fund that will specialise in allocating to both UK and international private debt and high yield credit managers. »

Macfarlanes advises LGPS Central Limited on launch of private equity platform

Wed, 13/02/2019 - 21:24

Macfarlanes has advised LGPS Central Limited, one of the eight local Government pension scheme pools in England and Wales, on the launch of its inaugural pooled private equity vehicle. »

Sekhmet launches new VC fund focussed on beauty and wellness

Tue, 12/02/2019 - 16:24

Sekhmet Ventures has launched a new venture capital fund focussed on beauty and wellness. The fund focuses primarily on companies with science-based products in the beauty and wellness markets. »

BlueBay Direct Lending Fund III completes final close at over EUR6 billion

Tue, 12/02/2019 - 10:26

BlueBay Asset Management’s (BlueBay) Private Debt Group has closed its Direct Lending Fund III and associated vehicles with investable capital in excess of EUR6 billion. »

Kuber Ventures adds three new funds to its tax-efficient investment platform

Tue, 12/02/2019 - 10:02

Kuber Ventures, an alternative investment platform specialising in EIS and SEIS, has added three new funds available to individual investors and advisers building diversified tax efficient portfolios on behalf of their clients. »

Monument Group advises Altor on EUR2.5bn fundraise

Mon, 11/02/2019 - 09:13

Monument Group has advised Altor on the raising of Altor Fund V, which closed at its hard cap of EUR2.5 billion of commitments after a brief fundraising period. »

INVL Baltic Sea Growth Fund holds first closing at EUR106 million

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 10:10

INVL Asset Management, one of Lithuania’s leading asset management companies, has completed a first closing of the INVL Baltic Sea Growth Fund, a closed-end private equity fund intended for professional investors, at EUR106 million.   »


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