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NEW YORK CITY—Alternative assets investors, while generally satisfied with the performance of their portfolios in recent years, see high pricing as a key challenge all closed-end private capital asset classes, according to Preqin’s latest survey of institutional investors globally. In the real estate sector specifically, 72% of survey respondents see valuations as a key concern in the months ahead, while for private equity, the figure is even greater at 86%.