European PE activity softened in Q3, with buyout and growth deals trending down alongside early-stage, which had already begun to slow in the second quarter amid a wider risk-off pivot in capital markets, according to the Unquote Private Equity Barometer, produced in association with abrdn.
Fund VI has raised half of its target so far, with the GP seeking to further prove its investment track record throughout 2023
Sponsors remain broadly optimistic despite fundraise bottlenecks and a growing number of LPs faced with tough choices on manager selection
Sale of financial services research group follows process with early discussions between vendor and bidders
GP has raised EUR 150m for the vehicle against a EUR 250m target, with one third already deployed