Merian targeting a fundraising of £200m
Around half from private equity
Opened offer period in May
FundCalibre asked managers about warning signals
Launched by Metric Capital
Where the growth is
Joined with 21 Partners
Four types of asset categories
Ceremony on 22 November
Private equity team to be based in Paris
'Expanding universe of alternatives'
As macroeconomic and geopolitical developments buffet public markets and many asset classes offer yields at, or close to, cycle lows, many private investors are asking themselves: is my portfolio diverse enough?
Announced as cash levels rose to £650m
Private equity and multi-asset funds should rise
Another departure from trust's board
Ex-Aviva Investors Lis appointed to board
Interim dividend of 44p per share
Replacing Karin Forseke
Takes 10% stake
Private investments now 10% of portfolio
Shareholders in Electra Private Equity have voted to elect activist investor Edward Bramson onto the board, after a public debate over the future of the trust.
Many ways to access the asset class
Tony Dalwood, CEO of Gresham House, explains how the search for ‘new' alternative asset classes has seen investors turn to a hybrid approach uniting private strategies and public markets
The number of investors allocating to ‘new' alternatives such as infrastructure and private debt is on the rise, according to the Preqin Global Alternatives Report.