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and approach

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and expertise
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long-lasting partnerships

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HarbourVest is a private markets firm with 40+ years of experience and insight, with interwoven skills across asset classes, and relationships that build futures.

We have been investing for four decades across primary, secondary, direct co-investments, infrastructure and real assets, and private credit. We partner strategically to find opportunities based on our core strengths. Our partners, and our people, come first.

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Our offices span the globe from Boston to Beijing. Reach out through our contact form or find the HarbourVest location closest to you.

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Continuation solutions encompass a host of transaction types in which a GP secures interim liquidity and/or additional primary capital for their LPs in a strongly performing asset, or set of assets, that the GP will continue to own and control. Specifically, they include continuation funds, new funds created by GPs for the purpose of acquiring the asset(s) that continue to be managed by the same GP and capitalized by one or several secondary buyers, or equity recapitalizations involving a direct equity or structured equity investment into a portfolio company. These transactions can also include a parallel investment from the GP’s latest fund into that same pool of assets (a “cross-fund trade”).