Private equity firm RRJ Capital, which was founded by former Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Richard Ong, is seeking to raise up to $2bn for a new fund that will focus on private credit investments in Asia, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Hedge fund Tiger Global Management’s biggest venture capital fund chalked up a paper loss of 18% at the end of September after the firm slashed valuations on multiple portfolio companies, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Star Mountain Capital, LLC (Star Mountain), a private credit and secondaries specialist investment firm with approximately $3.75bn in assets under management, has closed its Value-Added Direct Lending Fund IV above its $750m LP capital target at approximately $1.2bn.
Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, valued as the world’s largest at $1.5tn is likely to invest in private equity as an asset class, according to a report by the Business Times. The fund invests Norway’s surplus oil and gas revenue abroad, and is the world’s biggest single stock market investor, owning some 1.5% of all globally listed shares, with stakes in more than 9,200 companies.
Nexxus Iberia has held the first closing of its second fund, Nexxus II, with total commitments of €230m. The new fund will follow the same strategy as the firms’ predecessor fund by making growth investment in Iberian SMEs with international potential, and a strong commitment to sustainability policies.
Avenue Capital Group, a global investment firm focused primarily on opportunistic credit and other special situations investments across the US, Europe and Asis, is planning to a launch a new fund to make environmental impact private credit investments, according to a report by Reuters.
Riverwood Capital, a private investment firm solely dedicated to technology growth and scalability, has raised approximately $1.8bn in new capital commitments for investments in high-growth technology businesses globally.
Despite the current challenging fundraising environment, Bain Capital has held the final close of its fifth pan-Asia private equity fund 40% above target with $7.1bn in total capital commitments, according to a report by Reuters.
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