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GAIF Japan: Flight to quality shifts LP-GP dynamic

Apr 10, 2014 - Private Equity International

The flight to quality in fundraising has brought the issue of allocation to the forefront and fee discounts to the background, delegates heard at PEI's Global Alternative Investment Forum: Japan 2014 in Tokyo.

"What we see is see is a feast or famine situation [among managers raising funds]," said Thomas Kubr, executive chairman at Capital Dynamics, speaking on a panel. "The globe is full of capital for the right managers."

Several other factors are complicating the situation, inclu...