Agora Private Markets provides strategic liquidity solutions by facilitating transactions in private and illiquid assets via a centralised approach and direct access to end clients. We offer auction and tender processes, direct disposals, GP-led liquidity solutions, recapitalisations, refinancing/restructuring solutions, replacements of key investors, stapled transactions and structured solutions in order to provide the most competitive and efficient outcome available.
We work closely with our clients whether via our traditional offline service or our password protected online platform.
We are experts in private and illiquid assets
- Specialist expertise. APM has specialist expertise in the market for private and illiquid assets, having developed a deep understanding of the area and relationships with the major investors.
- Dedicated resources. APM is a boutique provider of intermediary services. When you engage us, you get the direct services and experience of the principals of the business, proven professionals with a reputation for 'getting things done' in a highly effective and results-oriented manner.
- Customisation. APM offers tailor-made solutions focusing on a client's needs.
What sets us apart
- Experience. We run professionally managed processes for clients. To date, we have worked exclusively on mandates worth in excess of USD 15 billion of NAV.
- No minimum size. The ability to trade even small amounts due to the fact that we have no minimum trade size.
- Discretion. We offer a very discrete and selective process for clients unwilling to have their assets widely marketed.
- No conflicts. Unlike other market participants, there is no conflict of interest with other parts of the business. We undertake no asset management activity or client advisory business.
- End to end service. We can facilitate a transaction from start-to-finish (from feasibility study to ownership transfer) including assisting with legal and operational aspects as well as documentation, NDA’s, data room set-up and escrow accounts.
We provide solutions across a wide spectrum of assets including
- hedge funds
- private equity and venture capital funds
- real estate and infrastructure funds
- private debt funds
- other closed-end funds
- funds in liquidation
- gated funds and side pockets
- tail-end funds
- direct secondaries
- fund interests in general (including lending solutions on GP or LP level)
- private company shares (primary and secondary transactions)
- portfolios of illiquid assets
- refinancing or restructuring of assets
- performing loan portfolios
- claims (such as bankruptcy claims,trade claims etc.)
- non-performing loans
- asset liquidations
- distressed/special situations funds
- distressed companies
- distressed real estate
- distressed shipping portfolios
- distressed assets in general