4 April

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Mowlem to lead Sandaire buyout team; the changing face of sales

Fresh faces

The art of securing LP support for emerging managers; why some first-time funds close and others don’t

Distribution fears

Distribution expectations are falling, particularly in North America. This sentiment could spread quickly

Risk and reward

Geopolitical uncertainty is at an unprecedented high. How should private equity firms be mitigating macro risk?

Defaqto delivers

How Synova made 3.9x money from Defaqto; Hg sells the Foundry to trade; the turnaround of NKD

Strong and stable

In the face of Brexit, BEPS and macro-economic volatility, Jersey offers a port in the storm; In conversation with Alan Baird

People

Former Lib Dem to lead BVCA; round of promotions at Equistone and NorthEdge

Vulture

Sleep when you’re dead; novel uses of Chinese astrology; pots and kettles