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Rod James

Rod James
Rod James is a reporter with Secondaries Investor and also contributes to sister title PrivateEquityInternational.com. He is based in the London office. Prior to PEI, his roles included a stint as a freelancer covering fintech and transaction banking, CEEMEA capital markets reporter with EMEA Finance magazine, and editor of the Latin American political and economic risk team at IHS Global Insight.

Unigestion a net seller over past 12 months

The investment manager has sold more than €150m of tail-end stakes from its primary vehicles and evergreen mandates.

AlpInvest to back Warburg single-asset deal – exclusive

The process on the 2011-vintage $11.2bn Fund XI will give the private equity giant liquidity while allowing it to continue managing a prize asset.

Access Capital holds first close on latest FoF

The investment manager is seeking €700m for its eighth lower-market funds of funds, 40% of which will go to secondaries.

Duff & Phelps EMEA secondaries head departs

Richard Olson, who joined the firm in 2017 to build out its secondaries practice, left this month.

Adams Street raises $2bn for sixth secondaries programme

Around half of the capital raised is via separately managed accounts, Secondaries Investor understands.

O’Melveny private funds exodus continues

Chair of the firm's investment funds practice John Daghlian and secondaries Young Gun Mary Lavelle are joining two former colleagues at Akin Gump.

Hamilton Lane CEO: Dry powder, no problem

The growth in dealflow outweighs the money being raised for the strategy, Mario Giannini told investors on the firm's latest earnings call.

South Africa’s Ethos explores tender on 2011-vintage fund – exclusive

The process comes as the Carlyle Group also explores using secondaries on its 2013-vintage Sub-Saharan Africa fund.

Greenspring returns with fourth secondaries fund

The VC specialist led a $450m fund restructuring in May involving Altos Ventures' fourth fund.

17Capital hires Lloyds financial sponsors head

Stephen Quinn, who was the bank's global head of financial sponsors, is the preferred equity specialist's third senior appointment in a month.
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