Cathay Life

In December 2022, CCO I agreed to acquire a $40m position in a 2017 vintage fund with a focus on US and European mezzanine investments from Cathay Life, a large Asian life insurance company.

Ping An

In July 2021 CIP VIII’s investment and co-investment vehicles led the world’s largest private credit secondaries transaction for a $680 million credit portfolio, managed by Ping An Overseas Holdings.

Aberdeen Standard Investments

In June 2019, CIP VIII agreed to acquire a $500m portfolio of 142 LP positions across eight private and listed fund-of-funds vehicles managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments (‘ASI’). The deal represented the seventh successfully completed transaction with the ASI team


In April 2018, CIP VII signed an agreement with CDC Group, the UK government’s development finance institution, to commit up to $300m to pursue secondary opportunities in India-focused private equity funds. The transaction combines CDC’s deep knowledge of the Indian market with Coller Capital’s expertise in complex investments and innovative transaction structures.  In May 2018 the partnership closed on its first transaction, the $98m GP-led secondary investment in a 2008-vintage India-focused fund. The process provided liquidity for the fund’s existing investors.

Aberdeen Private Equity Funds Ltd

In March 2018, CIP VII acquired 45 LP positions, totalling $350m, from Aberdeen Private Equity Funds Limited.

CVC Capital Partners

In August 2016, CIP VII acquired a $257m portfolio of senior secured loans managed by Northport Capital. The team was spun out into CVC’s direct lending platform.

Monte dei Paschi di Siena

In September 2014, CIP VI acquired a €175m funds & directs portfolio from a leading Italian bank, Monte dei Paschi di Siena.


In December 2013, CIP VI was part of a syndicate which purchased the interests of Absa Capital Private Equity Funds I from Barclays Africa Group.

Lloyds Banking Group

In August 2012, CIP VI agreed to fund the acquisition of a $1.9bn private equity portfolio from Lloyds Banking Group.

Lloyds Banking Group

In July 2010, CIP VI, formed a joint venture with Lloyds Banking Group to acquire a £480m portfolio from the bank.