Super software solutions

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

Damodaran joins K&E

Fund formation specialist Damodaran joins K&E from Ropes & Gray

Desire for PE causes LP introspection

LPs wanting to increase their allocations to private equity appear to be in a self-reflective mood

Fundraise Review: YFMEP 2016

YFM’s nine month fundraise for its first institutional fund highlights the GP’s pragmatism and smart J-curve solutions

David Hall, YFM

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

LPs at fee disadvantage

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