BNP Paribas Announces Strategic Partnership with Orion Partners

January 13, 2016

On January 6, 2016, BNP Paribas Investment Partners and Orion Partners LP announced a strategic partnership focusing on alternative investments in Asia.

BNP Paribas Investment Partners, the asset management specialist of BNP Paribas, will acquire a minority stake in the new Hong Kong-based partnership through its alternative investments specialist BNP Paribas Capital Partners. The partnership will develop and launch new funds with a focus on alternative investments in the region.

Orion Partners LP (“Orion”), an independent alternative investment firm both based in and focused on Asia, will continue operating as an independent entity under its existing leadership. Orion holds over $1 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2015.

Berkshire Capital Securities LLC advised Orion in the transaction.

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