Sycamore bars LPs in Fund III from removing GP without cause until year 10


Sycamore Partners, private equity
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Sycamore Partners’ new fund, targeting up to $4.5 billion, does not allow limited partners to remove the GP without cause — known as a no-fault divorce — until the 10th anniversary of the fund, sources told Buyouts. Most private equity funds have 10-year ...

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