PE Tech Report


Sadu Capital, a venture capital firm that invests in private tech start-ups through equity ownership, has appointed Apex Group to provide fund administration and AML solutions, for its latest fund, which is focused on early-stage startups in the Middle East & North Africa region.
MSCI, a provider of decision support tools and services for the global investment community, is to acquire the remaining 66% of The Burgiss Group, a provider of data, analytics, and technology solutions for investors in private assets, for $697m in cash. 
Whichever way you look at it, fundraising as an emerging manager is high stakes. In this report, Joe Briggs & Andrej Jovicic of Briggs Capital Formation, explore some familiar emerging manager themes, and offer a fresh perspective that taps into the nuances and peculiarities of private capital fundraising.
London-headquartered restructuring firm Cork Gully has opened new offices in Luxembourg City and expanded its operations to the Grand Duchy to advise and manage challenged and tail-end investment funds, as either sub-advisors or replacement fund managers.
ESG executives’ scope of responsibilities is expanding exponentially as regulatory and investor demands continue to rise. Critical to their success is leadership buy-in and building a keen understanding of which ESG metrics are relevant to their particular strategy. Beth Meyer, Chief Legal Officer at Novata, provides practical guidance on how best to tackle the evolving ESG landscape.
Gen II Fund Services (Gen II), an independent private capital fund administrator, is to acquire Crestbridge, a European provider of private capital fund administration solutions. Terms of the transaction, which is subject to customary regulatory approvals, have not been disclosed.
PAPE Fund Managers, a division of private equity fund manager boutique PAPE Group, has appointed Apex Group to provide fund administration services. PFM acts on behalf of the PAPE Fund 3 Limited Liability Partnership comprising nine investor groups.
CapZone Analytics has launched Release 1.0 of its new compliance platform aimed at helping Qualified Opportunity Funds and their investors navigate the IRS and SEC compliance requirements of the Opportunity Zone programme.
Lantern, a private equity data platform and technology provider, has launched a suite of fund and portfolio monitoring products aimed at improving performance at private equity firms and their portfolio companies.
Environmental, social and governance data can provide a wealth of information to help investors effectively manage risks and improve financial value for portfolio companies. But unlocking the opportunities that drive results begins with understanding the data. In an increasingly complex landscape, the ability to see the full picture of ESG performance in context has remained elusive.


13 March, 2024 – 8:30 am

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