Since the 2008 financial crisis, there has been plenty of discussion about the perils of short-termism, but concerted action to remedy them is lagging.
The populist wave crashing over the shores of the US and Europe still has much more to run, and whereas in the past we didn’t need to devote so much attention to the political environment in forming a view on private equity
Only a few more days and President-Elect Trump will be President Trump. While many may have significant reservations about the impending “Trump effect”, we believe that it will prove to be less pronounced than many investors fear.
European buyout house Apax Partners is offloading nearly 48 per cent of US tech company GlobalLogic to Canada's CPPIB for an undisclosed amount.
In this paper, we studied how the inclusion of Private Equity in custom Target-date Funds (TDFs) affects the return profile of TDFs – more specifically, our approach focused on including Private Equity in TDFs while keeping their risk profile unchanged.
Global fund investor Pantheon has kicked off the new year with a wave of new promotions, including Robin Bailey to partner.
US-based venture capital firm Greenspring Associates has hit the $325m goal for its fourth opportunities fund.
European asset manager Adveq has closed its sixth-generation fund at €462m, smashing its initial target of €350m.
Today’s low interest-rate environment is prompting more investors to look outside the box for new alpha generators – and private equity, with its strong historical performance relative to public markets – is garnering increased attention.