Home Authors Posts by Madeleine Farman

Madeleine Farman

Madeleine Farman is a senior reporter for PEI Group’s Private Equity International and Secondaries Investor titles, based in London. Prior to joining PEI, she had covered private equity, private capital and advisers associated with the industry for other newsrooms and publications since 2016. Originally from New Zealand, Madeleine began her career in radio in Auckland.
Allen Waldrop, director of private equity at Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation, Nexus Summit
“There's a lot of attention on DPI and… maybe the talk about it is driving managers to perhaps do things that probably aren't optimal from a long-term return perspective, but helpful in the short term to their LPs who want capital back,” says Allen Waldrop, PE director for Alaska Permanent Fund.
jigsaw puzzle rockets
Flashpoint RI Secondary Fund II will focus on companies with annual recurring revenue of $30m to $150m, says general partner Michael Szalontay.
Illustration of a businessperson looking into a telescope. There is a gold coin at the end of the telescope
StepStone Group is in the fundraising market with its latest venture capital secondaries flagship, as competition grows from new entrants.
The regulator said that from August 2017 through April 2021, Insight charged excess management fees by inaccurately calculating management fees based on aggregated invested capital at the portfolio company level instead of at the individual portfolio investment security level.
The VC secondaries specialist reached the $850m hard-cap for its predecessor, which held its final close in 2021.
Illustrated map of Europe.
'I’m here… to build up a European network, which we haven’t had before, and to try to bring that knowledge on the table as a possibility for execution,' says Tom Masthay, deputy CIO of the $34bn Texas Municipal Retirement System.
Alaska Permanent Fund will reduce its commitments by $400m after being overallocated to its private equity asset and special opportunities portfolio for fiscal 2022.
Asia-Pacific secondaries
Experts from Greenhill, NewQuest and LGT Capital Partners discuss what’s driving secondaries dealflow in Asia-Pacific this year.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination