Super software solutions

Emerging software solutions created by private equity professionals could see the industry’s major hurdles quickly removed

Size matters in private equity fundraising, report finds

Adveq and London Business School research finds size critical to fundraising

ILPA reporting template raising the bar for transparency

Raising the bar: reflections on ILPA template

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos Fund Services reflect on the ILPA reporting initiative and propose technological solutions for tackling the new challenge

CVC closes seventh fund on €16bn

CVC Capital Partners has closed its Fund VII on €16bn, making it the largest ever European buyout fund

Summit Partners raises €700m for second European fund

PE remains largest expense as Calpers reduces costs

Calpers’ PE allocation provided the highest returns over five- and 10-year periods

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LPs at fee disadvantage

As demand for private equity continues to outstrip supply, investors feel pricing power disadvantage.