Carlyle Group obtained a first-of-its-kind $4.1 billion ESG-related credit facility, linking the price of debt to its diversity goals.
PSG closed its first Europe-focused fund at $1.5 billion, surpassing its target.
Kohlberg & Co., a middle-market private equity firm, closed its latest fund, Kohlberg Investors IX, at $3.4 billion.
U.S. public pension plans showed a continuing appetite for private equity funds in October, an eVestment report shows.
Global private equity assets under management expected to continue robust growth.
Thoma Bravo raised more than $22.8 billion in capital commitments in three funds, the private equity firm says.
Private equity-backed businesses are pushing to be considered tech companies, boosting valuations in time for sales.
Dyal Capital Partners bought a minority stake in Veritas Capital, a private equity firm with over $20 billion of assets under management.
Ophir Shmuel joined private capital placement and fund advisory firm Eaton Partners as a managing director and co-head of EMEA.
Advent International closed its latest fund, Advent Latin American Private Equity Fund VII, at $2 billion.
Carlyle Group's AlpInvest and affiliated investors are now the largest investors in Kinderhook Capital Fund III, following recapitalization.
GTCR is seeking to raise $6.75 billion for its biggest buyout fund to date and has started preliminary talks with prospective investors.
More investor capital is expected to be stuck in private equity funds for longer as a result of the COVID-19 recession.
Two San Jose, Calif., pension funds added a total of $40 million to customized private equity funds of funds managed by Neuberger Berman.
U.S. private equity firms backed by endowment and pension funds stands to reap big gains from Ant Group's highly anticipated IPO.
Private equity-owned companies are again raising debt to pay dividends, just as warnings sound about saddling businesses with more leverage.
Private equity transactions fell nearly 20% in deal value to $326.7 billion in the first six months of 2020, compared to a year ago.
A study shows fees and terms for private equity funds were highly uniform in 2018-19, indicating managers had significant bargaining power.
ILPA has released new guidance that aims to create a common reporting standard on private equity managers' use of subscription lines of credit.
73% of private equity investors expect the largest managers to capture a growing proportion of total commitments over the next five years.
The private equity firm's investment reflects a valuation of $1.25 billion for CAPTRUST, an investment consulting firm.
Qiming Venture Partners announced the close of its latest fund — focused on health care, technology, media and telecom — at $1.1 billion
A limited partners advocacy group is seeking to ensure portfolio companies can access loans to keep workers employed.
New Mexico State Investment Council committed up to $100 million for short-term loans to businesses affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
Even the man who calls himself "MLPGuy" is now forecasting the end of funds dedicated to the master limited partnership.