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Investments

39

Portfolio Exits

6

Funds

1

About Ant Capital Partners

Ant Capital Partners is a private equity investment firm that focuses on investments in small and middle-market Japanese companies.

Ant Capital Partners Headquarter Location

Tokio Marine Nichido Building Shinkan 5F 1-2-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo, 100-0005,

Japan

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Asia-focused PE secondaries fund Bee Alternatives appoints Apex Group for fund admin

Aug 20, 2021

for fund adminSubmitted20/08/2021 - 9:16amApex Group (Apex) has been appointed, to provide fund administration and regulatory services to Bee Alternatives Limited (Bee Alternatives), an independent manager dedicated to secondary private equity investments.Bee Alternatives has its origins as part of Ant Capital Partners Co Ltd (Ant Capital), where the team were one of the pioneers of secondary investments in Asia. Bee Alternatives now manages the series flagship secondary funds with a total AUM of cUSDD300 million with investments across the world, and is seeking to raise up to USD350 million for their latest fund Bridge 6 Bee Secondary.In Q2 2021, Bee Alternatives spun out as an independent entity from existing Apex client Ant Capital, demonstrating Apex’s ability to support both new and established managers and structures. Ant Capital remains an important strategic partner to Bee Alternatives.This appointment comes amid the rapid growth of the secondary market in Asia Pacific region, including Japan. According to Preqin’s Secondary Market Update H1 2021, in the first six months of the year, USD543 million was raised across markets including China, Japan, and South Korea. This is 62 per cent increase on the volume of aggregate capital raised during the whole of 2020 (USD334 million).Apex Group’s fund administration services ensure the delivery of timely, accurate and independent portfolio accounting, fund and investor reporting underpinned by a range of ‘best in class’ technologies. Bee Alternative’s partnership with Apex provides the fund with access to eFront software services, delivering transparency through frequent and detailed reporting, fair calculation of investments, sophisticated accounting, calculation of carried interest under complicated waterfall models and complex investment structures.This announcement is the latest in a series of client wins for Apex’s Japan office, including the recent appointment by Tokyo-based private equity manager Integral Group, and the hires of Andrea Gallenca as Head of Private Market Sales – Australia and Prakash Kharel, Head of Real Estate, Asia Pacific.Yuko Shimizu, Head of Sales, Japan at Apex Group, says: “The Asia-Pacific region now accounts for a growing portion of secondaries fundraising, and we are delighted to support Bee Alternatives, as they harness this potential for significant growth. By leveraging Apex’s experience and our comprehensive solutions and technology platforms, Bee Alternatives will be enabled to deliver more precise information and transparent communication to their LPs, whilst achieving operational efficiencies.”Fumiki Otokuni, CEO & Co-Founder at Bee Alternatives, adds: "We are delighted to appoint Apex following a competitive tender process, as we believe they are the global player with the deepest understanding of our business and the specific administrative and regulatory needs of secondary fund of funds. Most importantly, the team at Apex, led by Yuko, have reassured us throughout the process, and have demonstrated unparallel the enthusiasm and aptitude required to provide us with flexible solutions. "Like this article? Sign up to our free newsletterRelated TopicsServicesFund administration -

Ant Capital Partners Investments

39 Investments

Ant Capital Partners has made 39 investments. Their latest investment was in LOCONDO as part of their Series B on June 6, 2013.

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

6/13/2013

Series B

LOCONDO

$6.2M

Yes

2

12/4/2007

Series B

Kringle Pharma

$9.65M

Yes

Nippon Venture Capital, Nissay Capital, Undisclosed Investors, and ZENOAQ

3

11/21/2006

Unattributed VC

Swarmcast

Yes

6/21/2004

Series B

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$99M

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0

1/9/2004

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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Date

6/13/2013

12/4/2007

11/21/2006

6/21/2004

1/9/2004

Round

Series B

Series B

Unattributed VC

Series B

Unattributed VC

Company

LOCONDO

Kringle Pharma

Swarmcast

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Amount

$6.2M

$9.65M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Nippon Venture Capital, Nissay Capital, Undisclosed Investors, and ZENOAQ

Sources

2

3

0

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Ant Capital Partners Portfolio Exits

6 Portfolio Exits

Ant Capital Partners has 6 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Kringle Pharma on December 28, 2020.

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Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

12/28/2020

IPO

1

7/19/2019

Acq - Fin - II

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10

3/7/2017

IPO

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10

2/6/2013

Asset Sale

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10

2/17/2005

IPO

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Date

12/28/2020

7/19/2019

3/7/2017

2/6/2013

2/17/2005

Exit

IPO

Acq - Fin - II

IPO

Asset Sale

IPO

Companies

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1

10

10

10

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Ant Capital Partners Acquisitions

2 Acquisitions

Ant Capital Partners acquired 2 companies. Their latest acquisition was Kagayaku Cosmetics on October 03, 2016.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

10/3/2016

$99M

Acq - Fin

2

10/30/2013

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$99M

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10

Date

10/3/2016

10/30/2013

Investment Stage

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Acq - Fin

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Sources

2

10

Ant Capital Partners Fund History

1 Fund History

Ant Capital Partners has 1 fund, including Ant Capital Partners PE Vehicle.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

10/23/2019

Ant Capital Partners PE Vehicle

$195M

1

Closing Date

10/23/2019

Fund

Ant Capital Partners PE Vehicle

Fund Type

Status

Amount

$195M

Sources

1

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