RHC Pipeline Report v19.19


BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced the first and final closing of TA XIII with total commitments at its hard cap of $8.5 billion. Launched in the first quarter of 2019, TA XIII was oversubscribed and exceeded its original $7.5 billion target.

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