Fund focus: Ion Pacific goes institutional

Pitching a niche VC capital secondaries strategy with a meaningful focus on Asia isn’t easy, but Ion Pacific raised nearly 4x more than last time with large family offices well-represented in the LP base Four in every five investments made by Ion Pacific under its VC secondaries strategy are structured transactions. Preferred equity is a […]

HK’s Ion Pacific closes second structured secondaries fund at $133.6m

Hong Kong-based Ion Pacific has closed its second structured secondaries fund at $133.6 million, said the firm in an interview with DealStreetAsia. The firm had announced the $40 million first close of the fund — Ion Pacific Stonecutter II — in February last year. Michael Joseph, co-CEO and managing partner at Ion Pacific, said most […]

Ion Pacific Completes $8.7 Million Secondary Investment in Singlife

• Deal gives Ion Pacific additional exposure to Singlife, Southeast Asia’s leading mobile savings and protection company• Investment is completed right after Singlife’s S$3.2 billion merger with Aviva Singapore, the largest insurance deal in Singapore to date HONG KONG – Ion Pacific, the investment manager focused on providing creative capital solutions to the innovation ecosystem, […]

The Global Private Equity Web Meeting (April 27th, 28th, & 29th, 2020)

Ion Pacific Co-CEO Michael Joseph will be speaking at The Global Private Equity Web Meeting being held online April 27-29, 2020.  Listen in as Michael and other leading private capital managers, family offices and institutional investors get together for a virtual conference to discuss the latest in venture capital and private equity. Join us here