NEWS & VIEWS

Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Country Focus

6 January 2016

Sub-Saharan Africa still under-represented in PE despite strong recent returns, SAVCA says

sahara-838494_1920 The Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association is talking up investment in the region through 2016 on the back of strong ten-year return figures.

5 January 2016

PE exec average bonus expectation in City of London 4x higher than investment bankers $

pound-414418_1920 Private equity execs have the highest bonus expectations of any sector in the City of London, with an average of above £100,000, new research suggest.

14 December 2015

High PE competition for IT companies sees Q3 deal value high, despite continued dealflow drop $

it-838379_1920 Private equity activity in the IT sector continued a gentle slide downward in the third quarter of 2015 despite investment activity in the sector remaining generally elevated compared to the past six years, new research shows.

8 December 2015

UK M&A soars 90% year-on-year as investors look for foothold in country $

telephone-booth-1019285_1920 UK M&A activity has hit its highest level since 2007 by reaching a mammoth $516.5bn, new research shows.

3 December 2015

PE returns increasing, biggest firms solidifying IRR outperformance $

business-861325_1920 Private equity return multiples are continuing to increase thanks to a push to exit portfolio companies ahead of a potential softening of the market, new research suggests.

27 November 2015

West Africa taking larger slice of Africa private equity pie $

globe-1029213_1920 West African private equity is taking an increasingly large chunk of the continent's dealmaking activity, new research shows.

24 November 2015

Canadian PE on track to match mammoth C$50bn deal total from 2014 $

lake-914009_1920 Canadian private equity activity is on track to repeat the mammoth C$50bn recorded last year if it continues its pace through to the end of the year, according to new research.

20 November 2015

Cleantech dealmaking from PE, VC soars following four months of decline $

windmill-62257_1920 The value of private equity, venture capital and development capital investment in cleantech companies soared to more than $2.3bn in October after four months of consecutive decline, new research shows.

11 November 2015

European mid-market raising stability masking dwindling fundraise numbers $

financial-crisis-544944_1920 (1) Considerable private equity capital raising in the European mid-market is masking a dwindling number of fund closes, new research suggests.

9 November 2015

Israel PE dealmaking in Q3 more than 40% below five-year average $

tel-aviv-409384_1920 Israeli private equity dealmaking dropped to $419m in the third quarter of the year, more than 40 per cent below the five-year quarterly average.

Page 5 of 195« First...34567...102030...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy


AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: WeWork 4001, 1 Fore Street, London, EC2Y 5EJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2016