Fundraising

Private equity’s performers

Researchers: ‘Sophisticated’ LPs are aligning themselves with higher performing GPs


Private equity fees facing barbell effect

As management fees diverge, the mid-market is being squeezed

Private Equity Services Awards 2018: Winners’ special

Revealing how our award champions plan to remain private equity favourites



Fundraise review: ECI 11

ECI’s IR partner Jeremy Lytle discusses how the firm surpassed its target in just 80 days

MJ Hudson: management fees diverge

Firm’s 2018 Fund Terms Part 1 outlines trends in fund terms

Equity kicker: The Drawdown PE World Cup

Champions of the fundraise pitch

Fundraise Review: Ambienta III

Ambienta reflects on impact of pre-marketing to achieve its latest fundraise in less than three months

The art of first-time fundraising

The Drawdown examines operational challenges for first-timers

Fundraise Review: Montana OSP IV

How Montana Capital Partners doubled its fourth secondaries fund size within five months

OXX hits $100m first close on debut fund

Vehicle targets B2B software companies in the UK, the Nordics and Israel

HQC raises $674m across two secondary funds

Vehicles were both oversubscribed and closed on hard-caps

European PE fundraising hits €91.9bn

Fundraising reached highest levels of the past decade in 2017

Alts platforms yet to crack ‘marketing riddle’

Celent: Tech does not remove need to sell to GPs in frothy fundraising market


Ares launches fourth European debt fund

Vehicle has already received capital from LPs


Carlyle collects $589m for financial services

Vehicle is one of several currently raising and focused on financial services sector


Tikehau raises €212m for debt strategy

Debt vehicle corner-stoned by Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations


Back to school: exploring an emerging manager incubator

New online programme aims to help emerging managers grow AUM to $250m


Amundi launches €300m European debt fund

Vehicle expected to be closed within 12 months