H1 Review: Cloudy with a Chance of Slowdown

“The level of bifurcation remains very high,” says Warren Hibbert. “Add to that the fact that there has been a fall in the number of deals completed and hence a sharp build-up of dry powder, it is not surprising to see the market slow down a little. There may still be a chance that funds raised in 2019 will end up exceeding the previous year, but that would be driven by a few very large closes in Q4.”

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Ricardo Felix is Appointed Partner as Hong Kong Team Grows

We're excited to announce that Asante has recently appointed Ricardo Felix, Head of Asia-Pacific, to Partner.

Asante Capital congratulates its partner on the final closing of Harbert Infrastructure Fund VI (‘HIF VI’)

We are pleased to announce the final closing of Harbert Infrastructure Fund VI ( ‘HIF VI’) on September 30, 2022. HIF VI secured $905 million in fund and related co-investment commitments to invest in HIF VI’s portfolio of North American power and renewable energy opportunities. 

Private-Equity Firms Look to Foreign Cash as U.S. Pension Funds Struggle

One of our Managing Partners, Fraser van Rensburg, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article by Chris Cumming about American private-equity firms collecting more money from abroad.