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Investment management costs soar as UK pension funds opt for higher allocations to private markets

Investment management costs soar as UK pension funds opt for higher allocations to private markets

Local government pension schemes are increasingly choosing more expensive alternative investments, including private equity and infrastructure, which is raising the overall fees they pay to asset managers as pension funds seek out higher returns, diversification benefits, and lower investment risk.

PODCAST

Muzinich & Co’s John Clifford on changes in the private debt market

Muzinich & Co’s John Clifford on changes in the private debt market

In this Private Equity Wire podcast, we catch up with private debt expert John Clifford, co-head of the UK private debt team at Muzinich & Co, to talk about some of the reasons why private debt is currently taking market share away from banks and how the private debt market is evolving, as well as why small companies, that would in the past have been more of a VC target, might now look to private debt instead.

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Non-flagship funds on the rise

Non-flagship funds on the rise

Dyal Capital Partners: Best Growth Manager — Large private equity managers have seen their non-flagship funds represent a greater portion of their assets as they sought to expand their offerings to meet investor demands.