Debt funds are increasingly dominant in the formerly bank-led European acquisition finance market. Private equity firms can expect to continue to benefit.
Private equity firms are upping fund sizes and pushing hard on terms as managers prepare for a change of fortune.
In the face of Brexit, BEPS and increasing global macro-economic uncertainty, Jersey continues to offer investors and managers stability.
After BEX Capital’s record fund of funds secondaries fundraise, managing partners’ Benjamin Revillon and Erwin Roex explain the innovative X shares model and why this model could be used across the industry.
Evolver partner Erik Flodin speaks to Real Deals about the challenges involved in raising a maiden fund and why the Nordic small-cap market presents a perfect opportunity.
Geopolitical uncertainty is at an unprecedented high. How should private equity firms be mitigating macro risk? Dealmakers discuss their approaches.
Some first-time private equity funds have scored high-profile successes. But most are finding fundraising difficult.
Newly-appointed managing director of Sandaire’s PE practice, Michael Mowlem, talks to Real Deals about starting a new practice and challenges in the market.
European first-time fundraising hit record levels in 2018. A total of €7.8bn was raised by nascent managers, up from €7.3bn the previous year, according...
Eurazeo’s transformation over the last 24 months points to where the industry as a whole is heading.