iCapital® and Tikehau Capital announce a partnership to broaden wealth managers’ access to private markets in the EMEA region


Tikehau Capital (Paris:TKO), the global alternative asset manager, and iCapital[1]the world’s leading fintech platform promoting alternative investment access and efficiency for the asset and wealth management industries, today announced a partnership to increase wealth managers’ access to investment opportunities on the private market of Tikehau Capital.

Through this partnership, Tikehau Capital will launch a personalized marketplace powered by iCapital’s technology to deliver Tikehau Capital’s suite of alternative offerings to wealth managers and their high net worth clients in the EMEA region.

Initially, the digital solution will allow wealth managers to access alternative investments that are generally only accessible to institutional investors. It includes the second vintage of Tikehau Capital’s impact-based real estate value-added strategy, and the third vintage of Tikehau Capital’s special opportunities strategy, which enables investors to seize credit opportunities across cycles. market and credit dislocation.

Tikehau Capital’s offers will also be available via Allfunds, the world’s largest fund distribution network. iCapital and Allfunds announcement a strategic partnership in June 2021 through which iCapital provides Allfunds clients with private market investment opportunities.

While institutional investors have long had access to alternative investment opportunities, high net worth investors and their advisors have historically faced significant hurdles such as high investment minimums and difficulty accessing top asset managers. .

iCapital’s technology automates the underwriting process, provides transparency for every step of the investment process, and seamlessly integrates performance and reporting for alternative investments into an end-to-end digital platform, dramatically improving efficiency and the alternative investment client experience.

“We are delighted to partner with iCapital, the Market-leading alternative investment platform for the asset management industry. This strategic partnership is a key step for Tikehau Capital, allowing us to expand our investor base and provide investors with solutions across multiple asset classes,” said Antoine Flamarion, co-founder of Tikehau Capital.

“We believe that the trend of retail investors seeking alternative sources of return that can offer diversification from traditional markets will be a significant force for change, and it is important for Tikehau Capital to respond to this trend and increase the access of wealth managers to investment opportunities in private markets. adds Mathieu Chabran, co-founder of Tikehau Capital.

“Wealth managers working with individual investors are increasingly looking to private markets to potentially generate high risk-adjusted returns with portfolio diversification. We believe that the two Tikehau Capital strategies that will be published on the platform are particularly suited to the current economic context and will meet investor demand. adds Vincent Archimbaud, Head of Wholesale Europe, Tikehau Capital.

“Today marks another important step in our global expansion, and we are extremely pleased to partner with Tikehau Capital, a highly respected alternative asset manager, to provide EMEA wealth managers and their clients with opportunities to institutional-grade private market investment,” said Laurent Calcano, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of iCapital.

“Wealth creation is increasingly taking place outside public markets. We are delighted to support Tikehau Capital in its ambition to offer banks and wealth managers across EMEA greater access to the growth and diversification opportunities that private markets can offer to their clients’ portfolios,” commented Marco Bizzozero, International Manager at iCapital.

About iCapital

Founded in 2013, iCapital is the leading global fintech company powering the global alternative investment market. iCapital has transformed the way the wealth management, banking and asset management industries facilitate access to private markets investments for their high net worth clients by providing intuitive, end-to-end technology and service solutions. at the end; educational tools and resources; and strong due diligence, compliance and portfolio analysis capabilities. iCapital’s solutions enable organizations to streamline and scale their alternative investment operational infrastructure and provide access to direct investments and feeder funds at lower minimums through simplified digital workflows. The platforms managed by iCapital offer wealth management advisors and their high net worth clients access to an extensive menu of private investments, including equities, credit, real estate, infrastructure, structured investments, annuities and risk management solutions. iCapital has been recognized on the Forbes FinTech 50 list each year from 2018-2022, Forbes America’s Top Startup Employers in 2021 and 2022, and the MMI/Barron’s Industry Awards as Solutions Provider of the Year in 2020 and 2021. At 31 August 2022, iCapital services more than $138 billion in global client assets, of which more than $31 billion comes from international (non-US) investors, across more than 1,100 funds. Employing more than 1,000 people worldwide, iCapital is headquartered in New York and has offices around the world, including Zurich, London, Lisbon, Hong Kong, Singapore and Toronto.

For more information, please visit the iCapital website at www.icapitalnetwork.com | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/icapital-network-inc | Twitter: @icapitalnetwork

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About Tikehau Capital

Tikehau Capital is a global alternative asset management group with €36.8 billion in assets under management (as of June 30, 2022).

Tikehau Capital has developed a wide range of expertise across four asset classes (private debt, real assets, private equity and capital markets strategies) as well as multi-asset and special opportunities strategies.

Tikehau Capital is a founder-led team with a differentiated business model, strong balance sheet, exclusive global deal flow and experience in supporting high quality companies and leaders.

Deeply rooted in the real economy, Tikehau Capital offers tailor-made and innovative alternative financing solutions to the companies in which it invests and seeks to create long-term value for its investors, while generating positive impacts on society. Backed by its own funds (€3.1 billion in equity as of June 30, 2022), the company invests its own capital alongside its client-investors in each of its strategies.

Controlled by its managers alongside leading institutional partners, Tikehau Capital is guided by a strong entrepreneurial spirit and DNA, shared by its 725 employees (as of June 30, 2022) across its 13 offices in Europe, Asia and America. North.

Tikehau Capital is listed on compartment A of the regulated market of Euronext Paris (ISIN code: FR0013230612; Ticker: TKO.FP). For more information, please visit: www.tikehaucapital.com.


The funds are managed by TIKEHAU INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT SAS (on behalf of the funds it manages), a portfolio management company approved by the AMF since 01/19/2007 under number GP-0700000006.

This document does not constitute an offer to sell securities or investment advice services. It contains general information only and is not intended to provide general or specific investment advice. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future earnings and profits, and targets are not guaranteed. Certain forward-looking statements and data are based on current forecasts, market and economic conditions, estimates, projections and opinions of Tikehau Capital and/or its affiliates. Due to various risks and uncertainties. actual results may differ materially from those reflected or expected in these forward-looking statements or in any of the case studies or forecasts. All references to Tikehau Capital’s advisory activities in the United States or with respect to American persons relate to Tikehau Capital North America.

[1] Institutional Capital Network, Inc. and its affiliates (together, “iCapital”)

Dolores W. Simon