AKO Raises US$250M For Europe Fund

Jan 19 2012 | 1:45am ET

AKO Capital has unveiled a Europe-focused long-only fund with more than US$250 million in initial assets.

London-based AKO launched the fund on Jan. 2, it said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. The fund has netted more than US$251.3 million since then from four investors.

AKO's latest offering has a $1 million minimum investment requirement.


In Depth

Q&A: TCA Fund Management's Bob Press on Small-Cap Private Equity

Aug 25 2016 | 8:55pm ET

The emergence of private credit as a replacement for traditional bank financing...

Lifestyle

Kiawah: Island Reversal

Aug 24 2016 | 9:59pm ET

Looking for real estate investments but the typical real estate fare isn’t cutting...

Guest Contributor

Old Hill Partners: Embrace Illiquidity

Aug 9 2016 | 2:39pm ET

The age-old financial concept that higher yields are the result of higher risk and...