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youtube.com July 12, 2019

Why Private Equity Will Continue To Play A Role In Institutional Portfolios

During the private equity panel at the Trusted Insight Summit 2019, senior-level investment leaders from two endowments, a health care system, and a public pension shared their thoughts on how private markets will continue to develop in the next decade and how it will impact institutional portfolios. They also discuss why they will continue strategic and consistent deployments into private equity rather than a tactical approach; the emerging market opportunities that they are focused on; and how active and hands-on they are when working with new funds.
Read by 77% of LPs

zdnet.com 7 hours, 55 minutes ago

8x8 Acquires Wavecell To Expand Cloud Communications Footprint

The acquisition will give 8x8 a greater foothold in the Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) market and and expand its presence in the rapidly growing Southeast Asian market.
Read by 63% of LPs

straitstimes.com 8 hours, 25 minutes ago

Singapore 'fort Knox' Said To Be Up For Sale As Swiss Owner Fights Russian Tycoon, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

July 18, 2019 8:26 AMSINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - Asia's "Fort Knox," a private, maximum-security vault in Singapore, is for sale. : SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - Asia's "Fort Knox", a private maximum-security vault in Singapore, is for sale. Le Freeport, a multi-storey repository for fine art, precious gems and even JPMorgan Chase & Co's stash of gold, has been seeking a buyer since as far back as 2017, so far without success, according to people familiar with the matter. Owner Yves Bouvier, a Swiss art dealer, has been embroiled in a five-year legal brawl with a Russian billionaire and has been selling assets.
Read by 66% of LPs

realassets.ipe.com 8 hours, 55 minutes ago

texas Teachers Creates New Us Industrial Jv With Banner Oak Capital | News | Ipe Ra

The pension fund is putting $379.6m into the Banner Oak Development Venture II. : Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) has formed a new US industrial real estate investment partnership with Banner Oak Capital Partners, a manager known for a variety of value-added real estate strategies. The pension fund said it has provided a $379.6m (EUR338.5m) equity investment into the Banner Oak Development Venture II. According to the $153bn pension fund, most of the capital for the venture will be placed into new industrial development projects. The venture will also target some existing value-add assets.
Read by 47% of LPs

theguardian.com 9 hours, 5 minutes ago

Saga Looks Horribly Exposed As Hedge Fund Elliott Buys 5% Stake | Business

This fight looks unfair. In one corner stands Elliott Advisors, the UK end of an aggressive $34bn US hedge fund that can often be found telling FTSE 100 firms, such as mining titan BHP and hotelier Whitbread, how to reorganise their businesses. In the other corner is Saga, the insurance and cruise ship firm that is a long way from the big time. The over-50s specialist is valued at a mere PS550m these days after a 75% fall in its share price since flotation in 2014.
Read by 55% of LPs

jdsupra.com 9 hours, 25 minutes ago

Global Private Equity Newsletter - Spring/summer 2019 Edition: Breaking The Mold Through Diversity In The Board Room | Dechert Llp

Private equity sponsors have typically exited their investments through a sale or public offering. While sales to a strategic or another private equity sponsor predominate, public offerings still represent an attractive opportunity to exit over time,...By: Dechert LLP.
Read by 61% of LPs

reuters.com 9 hours, 55 minutes ago

Bny Mellon Vows To Stem Billions In Outflows From Index Products

BNY Mellon Corp's push to reinvigorate its money management business has yet to stem a continuous outflow of client cash from its $322 billion complex of index-based investment products.
Read by 55% of LPs

in.reuters.com 10 hours, 25 minutes ago

Bny Mellon Vows To Stem Billions In Outflows From Index Products

BNY Mellon Corp's push to reinvigorate its money management business has yet to stem a continuous outflow of client cash from its $322 billion complex of index-based investment products.
Read by 36% of LPs

reuters.com 10 hours, 55 minutes ago

California Settles Decades-long Lawsuit Over Lead Paint, But Outcome Is Bittersweet

When Californian counties and cities first sued paint makers in 2000, they wanted the companies to pay billions to remove dangerous old lead paint from hundreds of thousands of homes.
Read by 30% of LPs

business-standard.com 10 hours, 55 minutes ago

Billionaire Azim Premji Helps Create India's Newest Tech Unicorn, Icertis | Business Standard News

Icertis, which competes with SAP SE and Oracle Corp. to help businesses manage contracts in the cloud, has raised $115 million.
Read by 63% of LPs

channelnewsasia.com 11 hours, 55 minutes ago

California Settles Decades-long Lawsuit Over Lead Paint, But Outcome Is Bittersweet - Cna

When Californian counties and cities first sued paint makers in 2000, they wanted the companies to pay billions to remove dangerous old lead paint from hundreds of thousands of homes.
Read by 76% of LPs