Investor backlash against Apollo Global Management over Leon Black's ties with sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is waning as cash flows back in.
Kohlberg & Co. completed a GP-led transaction closing its first continuation vehicle, co-led by BlackRock, GIC and Lexington Partners.
Hellman & Friedman closed its largest buyout fund to date, Hellman & Friedman Capital Partners X, at its $24.4 billion hard cap.
Laura Grattan and Dan Stanko were named managing directors at private equity manager Crosspoint Capital Partners.
LGT Capital Partners closed its latest secondaries fund at its $4.5 billion hard cap.
Most private equity investors foresee a technology-market correction within the next 18 months, but many are also upbeat on new commitments.
ATP allocated $979 million to a new long-term private equity strategy, which will invest in Danish companies.
A survey shows that most private equity investors and managers always screen potential portfolio companies for ESG risks and opportunities.
Valor Equity Partners closed growth equity fund Valor Equity Partners V at $1.7 billion, equal to its hard cap.
AlpInvest Partners raised $3.5 billion for its latest co-investment fund, focusing on buyouts and growth capital transactions.
Ardian closed its latest flagship control buyout fund, Ardian Buyout Fund VII, at $8.8 billion including co-investments.
Private investment manager Ardian has acquired Bregal Investments' limited partnership stake in Freshstream, a $714 million fund.
Nick Franklin was appointed global head of private equity at real estate investment firm Cain International.
One Rock Capital Partners closed its third middle-market buyout fund, One Rock Capital Partners III, at its $2 billion hard cap.
Hamilton Lane closed Hamilton Lane Secondary Fund V at $3.9 billion, exceeding its $3 billion fundraising target.
PSG closed its first Europe-focused fund at $1.5 billion, surpassing its target.
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.
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.
73% of private equity investors expect the largest managers to capture a growing proportion of total commitments over the next five years.
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.