Back office systems

Private Equity Services Awards 2018: WINNERS

Congratulations to all the finalists!


FD Profile: Hermes GPE’s Karen Sands

Hermes GPE’s FD Karen Sands details her journey from fund accountant to organisational linchpin

SGG boosts Asia offering with Iyer Practice bolt-on

Deal closely follows the firm’s acquisition of First Names Group



ADS Initiative launches universal data standard

Newly-formed working group aims to recruit large global LPs

Gresham snaps up green energy player FIM

Listed house talks plans to integrate tech and staff once AuM-boosting deal goes through

The Drawdown's weekly selection of ESG news for private equity readers

Koger automates waterfall calculation

Koger’s latest update allows users to automate waterfall distribution

Back to eFront

Latest offering opens window into PE’s journey towards tech and transparency

5 minutes with… FIS

The Drawdown talks robotics in private equity with Tony Chung and Wayne Riches

COO Profile: Mid Europa’s Manish Mittal

The CEE-focused firm’s COO talks BEPS, breadth and bridging facilities

Industry joins blockchain push by crypto player

Houses including Sequoia Capital to help make blockchain “accessible for all”

Northern Trust expands blockchain to auditors

Now possible to audit life-cycle events in real-time

eFront integrates PitchBook data into Insight platform

Collaboration will provide benchmarking data for clients

Tech unlocks private wealth

Taking CRM beyond the rolodex

Disruption comes to relationship management


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


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


Time for PE to embrace blockchain?

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