Hamilton Lane collects $200 mln for its initial SBIC fund

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Hamilton Lane has raised $200 million for its inaugural Small Business Investment Company fund. Investors included the New York State Common Retirement Fund, TD Bank, Bank of NY Mellon, HSBC Bank, Deutsche Bank and First Niagara Bank. The SBIC fund will focus on New York-based small businesses in various sectors.

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Ethos-led group invests $150 mln in Eaton Towers

By Luisa Beltran — 9 months ago

Ethos Private Equity said Tuesday that it led a consortium to invest in Eaton Towers. The group includes Hamilton Lane and HarbourVest. The consortium contributed $150 million of the $350 million new equity raised by Eaton, a provider of shared telecoms towers across Africa.

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SoftBank Capital leads $50 mln round for Kony

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Kony said Tuesday that it has closed $50 million in financing. SoftBank Capital led the round with participation from Insight Venture Partners, Telstra Ventures, Georgian Partners, Delta-V and Hamilton Lane. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Kony is a provider of mobile and multichannel application platforms.

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Hamilton Lane announces promotions and hires in Asia

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Global private equity asset management firm Hamilton Lane has promoted Tomoko Kitao to a director in its Tokyo office. Also, the firm has named Masayoshi Yazawa as a senior advisor responsible for leading business development efforts in Japan. And, in its Hong Kong office, Hamilton Lane has promoted Josh Jacob to principal, Brenda Lau to vice president and Collwyn Tan to senior associate on the co-investment team. Also, in Hong Kong, the firm has added Steve An to its business development team.

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Hamilton Lane closes $426.8 mln for eighth fund-of-funds

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Hamilton Lane said Monday that it has raised $426.8 million in the final close of its eighth fund-of-funds. The pool’s original target was $400 million. According to the firm, its LP base includes public pension funds, Taft-Hartley pension plans, endowments, foundations and other institutions.

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Hamilton Lane closes first Brazil fund-of-funds

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Global private equity asset management firm Hamilton Lane has raised approximately $63 million in the final close of its first Brazil fund-of-funds.The pool will focus on healthcare, education, natural resources, energy and essential consumer goods sectors in Brazil.

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