21 February 2019



Altor raises fifth fund; Softbank backs OakNorth; private equity’s AI fears

The patient approach

Catherine Lewis La Torre, the new head of British Patient Capital, lays out her vision for creating a homegrown venture ecosystem

Conference round-up

The Real Deals Mid-Market Conference marked its tenth year earlier this month. This is what delegates had to say on the day

Scene at conference

Familiar industry faces in attendance at Real Deals Mid-Market 2019

Place your bets

Private equity is operating in uncertain times. GPs should embrace it says poker player Caspar Berry

Conference quotes

The best soundbites from Real Deals Mid-Market 2019

Performance under pressure

Rowing world champion Cath Bishop discusses resilience and performance in a high-pressure environment

The great divide

Big funds are raking in capital, but overall fundraising volumes are down

Super-charged secondaries

Secondaries deal flow surged in 2018. It shows little sign of slowing


Inflexion’s Healy joins Tenzing; H.I.G. names Markus Noe-Nordberg as managing director


A smelly business; well-travelled dealmakers; what would Jeremy do?