Reporting & Transparency

LPs bite back

Following reactions of recent scandals, are LPs more actively holding managers to account?


Oaktree, Sofinnova, EnCap settle with SEC

Firms have agreed to pay up a combined $720k following historic campaign contributions

Guernsey’s green fund label goes live

Industry consultation finds support for scheme meant to strengthen island’s ESG credentials



Lessons from Abraaj

Does the firm’s demise spell trouble for emerging markets? The region’s GPs speak out

FCA to roll out five fee templates

The group submitted their recommendations to the authority today

“One stop” ESG database emerges

IHS Markit’s new platform will first collect info and then apply data mining

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

Foreign media coverage aids fundraising, industry told

Spain-focused research showcases material benefits of media relations

EFAMA calls for urgent revision of PRIIPs

Association finds new reports are misleading investors

SEC fines two as clampdown continues

The agency most recently fined Aisling Capital and Thomas H Lee Partners

5 minutes with… Jyoti Banerjee

Reporting expert discusses why PE needs an information architecture and a CIO to run it

LGT adopts large-scale ESG alert system

LP giant pairs with provider as its data shows GPs based in Trump’s US lag behind

Data key to fighting LP dissatisfaction with ESG

PE trails behind in LP poll as investors see lack of quality GPs as top-three issue

Dispatches from Invest Europe CFO Forum 2018

Highlights from the association’s operations-focused conference


Invest Europe’s Collins: lack of tech in PE is ‘rational’

The Drawdown caught up with association’s CEO at its 2018 CFO conference in Lisbon


Mixed appetite for standardisation

Reporting from Invest Europe’s CFO conference in Lisbon


PRI, ERM unveil guide on ESG dialogue

Document opens rare window into ESG expectations of key LPs


FCA makes strides with fee template

Working group plans to test template “as soon as possible”


Private equity urged to embrace SDGs

EMPEA: GPs can help drive UN’s plan for a better world ‘at scale and speed’