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Carlyle Europe Partners IV closes at $4.1 billion
trueThe Carlyle Group closed its latest European upper midmarket private equity fund at its €3.75 billion ($4.1 billion) hard cap.
Florida SBA looking for strategic investments portfolio manager
trueFlorida State Board of Administration is searching for a portfolio manager in strategic investments and private equity, a new position.
Apollo assets flat in quarter, down 3% for year
trueApollo Global Management's assets under management totaled $162.5 billion as of June 30, flat from $162.9 billion at the end of the first quarter and a 3% drop from $168 billion as of June 30, 2014, the alternatives investment firm reported Wednesday.
Hedge fund investors looking to maintain, increase allocations — survey
trueThe vast majority — 93% — of institutional investors intend to increase or maintain their current hedge fund allocations in the second half of 2015, a midyear survey by Credit Suisse Capital Services showed.
Caisse adds senior director for private equity
trueSanjay Gupta was named senior director for private equity at the Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec.
DC Retirement Board commits up to $60 million in private equity
trueDistrict of Columbia Retirement Board, Washington, committed up to $60 million to two private equity funds, said minutes of the July 16 board meeting.
Ireland Strategic Investment Fund forms residential lending platform with KKR
trueThe Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Dublin, Ireland, formed a €500 million ($549 million) joint venture with KKR Credit, which will lend to Irish residential development projects.
Carlyle AUM flat in quarter, down 4.9% for year
trueCarlyle Group's assets under management totaled $192.8 billion as of June 30, primarily unchanged from three months previous, when the alternative money manager reported $192.7 billion, its earnings report showed.
Man Group assets rise 8.1% in first half, buoyed by acquisitions
trueMan Group's assets under management increased 8.1% to $78.8 billion in the six months ended June 30, bolstered by acquisitions and investment performance over the period.
El Paso City Employees adds global REIT manager
trueEl Paso (Texas) City Employees’ Pension Fund hired Principal Real Estate Investors to manage a roughly $7.5 million global REIT strategy.
Illinois Municipal scouts for manager of emerging real estate managers
trueIllinois Municipal Retirement Fund is searching for a manager of emerging real estate managers to run at least $75 million.
San Joaquin County earmarks $50 million to direct lending fund
trueSan Joaquin County Employees' Retirement Association committed up to $50 million to Raven Asset-Based Opportunity Fund III.
San Mateo County commits $15 million to distressed debt fund
trueSan Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association committed $15 million to Catalyst Fund V.
Northern Trust: Private equity and emerging markets equities to outperform
truePrivate equity and emerging markets equities topped all asset classes in Northern Trust's most recent five-year outlook, published Monday.
Kansas Public Employees sets $75 million for TPG fund
trueKansas Public Employees Retirement System committed up to $75 million to TPG Partners VII, a buyout fund.