Neuberger Berman Hires Emerging Markets Debt Professionals

By Angela Sormani — 5 years ago

Neuberger Berman Group has hired 22 emerging markets debt investment professionals, 19 of whom have joined the firm from ING Investment Management, where they managed over US$16 billion in assets. The investment staff of 12 portfolio managers, six credit analysts and four economists and strategists will operate from offices in the US, Europe and Asia, providing dedicated regional expertise and around-the-clock market coverage.

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Shell To Invest Several Hundred Million In Emerging Tech Companies

By Mark Boslet — 5 years ago

Shell said it will invest several hundred million dollars in emerging technology companies over six to eight years with the goal of finding innovations useful to the company’s operations. Target technologies include smarter exploration processes and enhanced extraction techniques. Shell’s corporate venturing arm, Shell Technology Ventures, will make investments.

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CalPERS Says It Still Supports Emerging Managers

By Gregory Roth — 5 years ago

Trying to counter claims aired at a recent state Senate hearing, Joe Dear, chief investment officer of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System, wrote a letter to the hearing chairman saying he was “troubled by testimony that questioned our commitment and intentions” with regard to emerging managers – investment firms that are often managed by women and minorities.

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Reuters – Emerging Markets’ CIPEF VI Closes on Mega $3bn

By Reuters News — 6 years ago

Capital International Private Equity Funds has closed a $3 billion global emerging markets private equity fund, the largest fund of its kind in five years, according to Reuters. The new fund, Capital International Private Equity Fund VI, is targeting 15-20 investments in emerging markets countries and has already invested one fifth of its capital, writes […]

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Reuters – ADIA Hires Emerging Market Head

By Reuters News — 6 years ago

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, the emirate’s sovereign wealth fund, has hired Christophe Florin to head its emerging markets private equity team, writes Reuters. Florin joins ADIA from French insurer AXA‘s private equity arm, where he was most recently the chief operating officer. Reuters – Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), the cash-rich emirate’s sovereign wealth fund, […]

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Developed and Emerging Markets PE Analysis

By Angela Sormani — 6 years ago

Private equity and venture capital funds investing in non-US developed markets continued to outperform those targeting emerging markets, according to Q2 2011 Cambridge Associates benchmarks. And both asset classes generated better returns than their public market counterparts, according to Cambridge Associates. PRESS RELEASE Funds providing private investment capital to companies located largely outside the U.S. […]

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