Service providers

HNWI platform scoops up major private equity portfolio

iCapital Network to double invested assets after buying $2.5bn worth of Deutsche Bank US private equity interests


MJ Hudson opens in Luxembourg amid Brexit uncertainty

Research carried out by the firm concludes the UK will no longer be attractive for the industry following Brexit

Super software solutions

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



Private equity in the US and Europe: A continental divide on outsourcing

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos outline the major differences between US and European private equity, and note increasing convergence


Cloud-based fundraising CRM tool launched

The new team – advinda – is part of placement agent DC Placement Advisors


SEI acquires Archway Technology Partners

The private equity services provider is expanding its family office offering


New AI tool for spotting regulatory conflicts launches

Waymark Tech’s new tool identifies crossovers and conflicts between various regulations


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


Fund placement fight club

Boutiques and banks are battling for business in a crowded market


Cyber security: costing the risk

Whether it is a regulatory priority or a security concern, CFOs are increasingly losing sleep over cyber-attacks


Time for PE to embrace blockchain?

Bitcoin technology may hold sizeable benefits for private equity’s stakeholders


Crisis communications: navigating a media storm

Reputations are at stake when a portfolio company is struck by crisis


Q&A: Talmix

The Drawdown speaks to operational partner matchmaking tool Talmix