P&I’s 13th annual Japanese pension conference found participants grappling with the long-term prospect of negative government bond yields.
CITIC Capital Partners closed its latest China buyout fund at $2.8 billion, making it the firm's largest-ever fund close.
South Africa's Public Investment Corp. sees "significant investment opportunities" in West African gold mining.
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe closed its latest buyout fund, WCAS XIII, at its hard cap of $4.3 billion.
SoftBank has secured $108 billion from a bevy of technology and financial firms for second Vision Fund targeting AI-related investments.
Digital Colony Management closed its inaugural fund, Digital Colony Partners, at $4.1 billion, surpassing its $3 billion target.
Blackstone Group is doubling down on the future of online shopping, agreeing to buy $18.7 billion of logistics assets from Singapore's GLP.
Billionaire investor George Soros disclosed a 3% stake in GAM Holding after the asset manager lost two-thirds of its value over a scandal.
The biggest Nordic asset managers are either holding or increasing stakes in banks dragged down by vast money laundering scandals.
TA Associates has closed TA XIII, its latest middle-market growth equity fund, at $8.5 billion, exceeding it's $7.5 billion target.
Pemberton Capital Advisors closed its Strategic Credit Opportunities Fund at $1.1 billion in line with its initial target.
PG&E tapped William "Bill" Johnson to become CEO and lead the California energy giant out of the biggest utility bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Big players in distressed debt are proposing a $35 billion plan that would allow PG&E Corp. to emerge from bankruptcy within a year.
Novalpina Capital Partners closed its Novalpina Capital Partners I fund at $1.13 billion ahead of its initial target.
Ontario Municipal Employees' Retirement System will commit $339 million to European start-up companies via its OMERS Ventures arm.
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec acquired a 27% stake in Hilco Global, a financial services firm based in suburban Chicago.
Global alternatives firm TPG announced a final close for TPG Capital Asia VII at $4.6 billion in commitments.
Real estate money manager Heitman said Thursday it has closed the $1.1 billion Heitman Value Partners IV fund.
Danske Bank is delaying its planned bond issuance awiating fallout from "new information" about Europe's largest money laundering scandal.
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners closed on its latest buyout fund, Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Fund VI, at its $2.5 billion hard cap.