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30 June 2016

South Africa shines as wider region hits record annual fundraising total $

cape-1016225_1280 Private equity fundraising in southern African markets hit its highest amount on record in 2015 by hitting the ZAR29bn ($1.96bn) mark, new research has revealed.

29 June 2016

Global IPO recovery fails to return H1 numbers to 2015 levels $

world-549425_1920 IPO activity in the global markets remains down on 2015 at the mid-point of the year, despite a surge in capital raised in the second quarter, new research shows.

28 June 2016

Silicon Valley VC confidence dips, stability predicted $

office-594119_1920 Confidence in Silicon Valley venture capital dipped slightly in the first quarter of 2016, new research shows.

23 June 2016

Strong company management key for attracting PE, LP funding $

light-828547_1920 A strong management team in a funds-seeking private company is far and away the most important factor for investors, a new survey of LPs, private equity and venture capital firms has revealed.

21 June 2016

Huge PE dry powder figure sees firms eyeing more oil, gas investments, survey says $

refinery-514010_1920 Private equity firms are planning a swathe of oil and gas investments over the next 12 months, a new survey from global professional services firm EY has revealed.

17 June 2016

PE deal multiples shrunk in Q1 following surprise Q4 2015 strength $

dollar-499481_1920 (1) Private equity deal multiples sank in the first quarter of the year to follow on from the surprising high in the final quarter of 2015, new data shows.

13 June 2016

Global PE, VC dealmaking drops from April highs as slow 2016 continues $

Global private equity dealmaking slumped from April's yearly high last month, as activity in 2015 continued its slow start.

10 June 2016

Cleantech suffers first monthly PE, VC investment slump of 2016

solar-panel-1393880_1280 The cleantech sector has suffered its first month-on-month drop in private equity and venture capital investment since the start of the year, with value slumping 68 per cent in May compared to the previous month.

9 June 2016

Biotech continues month-on-month rise in PE, VC investment $

research-1029340_1920 The value of private equity, venture capital and development capital targeting biotech companies increased for the third successive month in May to $498m, new research shows.

8 June 2016

PE-backed IPOs stutter in Q1 as overall listing activity slumps $

dollar-1426420_1920 The first quarter of 2016 saw a continuation of last year’s sluggish market for IPOs, with private equity firms taking just eight portfolio companies public in the quarter.

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