CVC Capital Partners VI Closing

22 July, 2013 London, UK

CVC Capital Partners announces that its flagship fund for private equity investments in Europe and North America, CVC Capital Partners VI (“Fund VI”), has secured investor commitments up to its hard cap of €10.5 billion. On Friday 19th July, Fund VI formally accepted commitments of €10.25 billion from investors. The remaining €250 million of capacity[...]

HarbourVest closes Dover Street VIII Secondary Fund at $3.6 billion

10 July, 2013 London, Boston

HarbourVest Partners, LLC (“HarbourVest” or the “Firm”), a leading private markets investment firm, today announced the final close of Dover Street VIII L.P. (“Dover VIII”), a global secondary fund, at $3.6 billion.  The fund closed above its $3.0 billion target and was oversubscribed.  HarbourVest’s prior secondary-focused fund, Dover Street VII, was a $2.9 billion fund.[...]

KKR reaches final close on Asian II Fund

9 July, 2013 Singapore

July 9, 2013 – Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (together with its affiliates, “KKR”) today announced the closing of its Asian II Fund at US$6 billion, making it the largest-ever pan-Asian private equity fund. The Asian II Fund marks the firm’s third successful fund raising in the region, following its US$4 billion regional fund[...]