Greg Gille caught up with Hamilton Lane's head of EMEA, Jim Strang, at the IPEM conference in Cannes on 29 January. Strang shared his insights on the key trends facing private markets. He discussed the performance of private equity versus public markets and some of the key challenges the buoyant fundraising environment has created for investors – such as rising valuations and the risk of strategy drift.
Exponent said in a statement that the dessert producer has international expansion potential
Pinto will lead the investment strategy of Appian, which specialises in assets across the mining sector
Planned exit comes six years after software investor Gro Capital invested €6m in Trifork for a 20% stake
Fund makes primary and secondary investments in venture capital funds and co-investments in select portfolio companies