Investors seeking to gain exposure to the private equity asset class have increasingly been looking to use synthetic products. Interest has not only been from smaller investors in search of lower liquidity risks and entry barriers, but LPs sitting on pots of cash waiting to be deployed. Gail Mwamba investigates.
Fourth core infrastructure secondaries fund is set to be twice the size of its predecessor
IK backed the France-based business in 2014 via its IK VII fund, which closed on €1.7bn in 2013
Move comes as funds invested in DC have exceeded £1bn, but exposure to private markets assets was already available to DB members
GP bought the fasteners and fixings manufacturer as part of a succession process for the company