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Adam Le

Adam Le is the News Editor for PEI Media's private equity publications, overseeing the flow of global news and analysis for Secondaries Investor as well as sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. Based in London, Adam works closely with private equity-focused colleagues across PEI's offices in New York, London and Hong Kong. Prior to PEI, his roles included reporting on finance and technology for Bloomberg Japan.

‘Geopolitical uncertainty creates attractive opportunities’

The founder and chief investment officer of Coller Capital says the secondaries firm will focus on real assets, including natural resources, amid shockwaves created by Brexit, the Trump administration and emerging-market concerns.

‘Superabundance’ of capital causes headaches for PE

Deal and exit value fell last year, while the mountain of undeployed capital – dry powder – hit a record high, according to Bain & Co.

Stafford holds first close on Timberland Fund VIII

The global investment manager has already made one secondaries deal from its latest fund of funds in the strategy.

Mantra targets niche, diverse deals with new fund

The vehicle has acquired stakes in Latin American agribusiness funds, as well as interests in a secondaries fund.

CPC owner nears closure of fund’s liquidity option

Terra Firma is working on a tender offer which will allow investors to exit its third fund, which holds the Australian beef producer.

Custody of Brazil agri stake transferred to Clearstream – update

The subsidiary of Deutsche Börse became custodian of a stake in a 2013 agri fund as part of its acquisition of Citco's hedge fund custody processing business.

Stafford weighs agri strategy

Stafford Capital Partners will invest in dairy, beef and row crops, and is splitting its commitments between primaries, secondaries and co-investments.

US House again takes aim at carry

The powerful House Ways and Means Committee has once again introduced a bill that would substantially raise taxes on carried interest.