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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.
The program comprises four sleeves, one of which will continue to accept commitments from US investors.
The French private investment unit plans to invest in Europe and the US, including in funds for luxury hotels and pan-European value-added real estate.
The firm's eighth dedicated fund in the strategy is more than double the size of its predecessor and more than $1 billion larger that the previous record-setting vehicle by Partners Group.
The 80% invested fund has closed 26 secondaries deals.
The investment bank's analysis of the first half suggests that 2017 could break records on a number of fronts, including real estate.

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