M&G Investments' Alex Araujo has said he is "not ready to give up on airport infrastructure" yet, despite having reduced his exposure to the sector during March's market sell-off.
Private equity and alternatives fund house The Carlyle Group is set to take a majority stake in Calastone, with the world's largest funds network set for its "next phase of its development and growth".
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Seneca Investment Managers once again added to its position in Merian Chrysalis as part of the trust's latest fundraising effort, the success of which indicates "one hell of a turnaround" in investor sentiment since its 2018 initial public offering (IPO), according to Seneca fund manager Richard Parfect.
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Pictet Alternative Advisors (PAA), the Pictet Group's alternative investment business line, has launched its first thematic private equity fund which focuses on technology investments.
The Premier Global Infrastructure Trust has received shareholder approval for a change to its investment policy which will allow the manager to focus on opportunities in the renewable energy sector.
As institutional investors earn lower yields from traditional fixed income securities, higher-risk asset classes such as public and private equity are more likely to be considered to deliver target returns.
The Department of Labor's proposal to add private equity funds to 401(k) plans made headlines and raised concerns in June. But it will take a lot of time for these funds to work their way through the regulatory system and be made available to accredited investors, let alone retail clients, according to a panel of experts who spoke recently at this year's virtual Morningstar Investment Conference. In February, when Vanguard broke the news that it would be introducing private equity funds to investors, the fund giant startled those who feel this type of fund should be limited to high-net-worth investors.
Start-up businesses run by women are far more likely to be overlooked by venture capitalists (VCs) because female directors often undersell themselves in pitches, their companies tend to offer steady rather than fast-paced growth, and due to a lack of female representation across investment networks, according to chair of the Female Ventures Fund's (FVF) advisory board Lesley Gregory.