Technology & Outsourcing

eFront integrates PitchBook data into Insight platform

Collaboration will provide benchmarking data for clients


eFront launches Insight

New platform is designed to streamline data reporting and fundraising

GPs eyeing rivals for operational lessons

53% of managers polled by Hamilton Lane have examined practices across fellow GPs



Taking CRM beyond the rolodex

Disruption comes to relationship management

Tackling cyber security at board level

Lockton’s Peter Erceg offers top tips for ensuring cyber security becomes a boardroom concern

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Gresham House in LP comms revamp

Co-investment portal to try and meet user experience expectations of the Facebook era

The Drawdown looks at new technology platforms private equity uses to communicate with LPs

Cybersecurity: An ESG concern

Whether GPs can deal with reputation-harming data breaches is sparking LP questions

Cyber security is increasingly becoming an ESG concern for LPs backing private equity

TMF acquires Guernsey fund admin Gentoo

Acquisition comes six years after Gentoo was founded

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The long journey from SJ Berwin to Goodwin

How one funds formation practice stuck together through three different law firms

Care and collaboration held the team together

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

iCapital scoops up PE portfolio

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

MJ Hudson launches in Luxembourg

eVestment acquired by Nasdaq for $705m

Analytics and content provider folds into new owner’s Global Information Services unit

Super software solutions

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

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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


Crash Course: Is private equity ready for choppy waters?

Have lessons from 2008 been remembered well enough to protect the industry from the next downturn?


BRIEFING: The changing role of CFOs and COOs in the fundraising process

An overview of The Drawdown’s recent Breakfast Briefing, discussing the changing role of CFOs and COOs in the fundraising process


SEI acquires Archway Technology Partners

The private equity services provider is expanding its family office offering