The history of investors trying to make co-investments with private equity firms or even go it alone is strewn with casualties.
Conflicts of interest and strains are seen to be growing as more asset owners in Asia eye co-investments and direct deals. Regulators are watching the situation closely.
Axiom, a private equity fund-of-funds firm, explains why it is putting more of its new $1 billion fund to work in markets such as South Korea and Thailand than ever before.
Jimmy Phua discusses the Canadian pension fund's latest investment, its reliance on long-term partners and its plans for the coming years.
Japanese investors need to carefully sift through a bumper crop of funds raising capital. Smaller gems may outperform.
Frank Tang’s private equity firm gathered capital quickly for its third vehicle despite the gloomy outlook for mainland returns and increased competition for investors’ money.