According to figures to be published in the upcoming European Fundraising Review 2010, fundraising in the Benelux region has remained resilient in 2009 in spite of the downturn. But it is not only fundraising that has remained resilient in the region. Venture investments, in particular in the life sciences and ICT sectors have also left a recent mark in the region.
New York State Common Retirement Fund (NYSCRF) has committed $400m to secondary special situations and new private lending investments in Asia-Pacific, according to documents seen by Unquote.
Fund completed its first deal, backing Poland-based household cleaning products manufacturer Clovin
BD-Capital is a recently established private equity firm targeting European mid-market businesses
GPs invest in the business alongside the founder Barbier and the management team led by Maderay