EQT Partners plans to launch larger APAC fund by 2022

EQT's Johan Bygge at the Asia PE-VC Summit 2017 in Singapore. Photo: DEALSTREETASIA

Swedish alternative investment firm EQT Partners is considering raising a larger Asia Pacific fund in 2021 or 2022, the firm said in its IPO prospectus.

The 40 billion euro fund manager said it saw “potential in leveraging the established EQT Mid Market Asia business line to further expand and build a scaled platform” in the entire Asia Pacific region.

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