Topics: Private Equity Research and Trends

Private Equity Investment Up by 64% in India

Private Equity Investment Up by 64% in India

Private equity investment in India is booming, according to the latest report by Grant Thornton. The report shows PE investment jumped by 64% in value terms in May. The region attracted $663 million worth of private equity investment during the month, driven by big-ticket investments.   Deal value improving, but deal numbers declining   While the deal value increased in [...]

Brexit – The great disorder under the Heavens?

Brexit – The great disorder under the Heavens?

It looks that the financial industry bet the wrong way on the biggest market event since the 2008 financial crisis. The Brexit referendum’s outcome has already been called ‘the greatest Black Swan event of the millennium’ (personally, I believe that this unexpected result rather falls into the category of what we practitioners refer to in our daily work as ‘king [...]

Use of Fund Admin Services Growing

Use of Fund Admin Services Growing

The total amount of private equity and real estate funds managed by outside administrators jumped last year by 23.7% year-over-year for a total of USD 1.580 trillion, according to a new report from eVestment. The majority of private equity and real estate assets, about 60% to 70%, are still administered in-house.   The survey suggests that it figures will change [...]