Unquote recaps a year like no other, and maps out what market players expect when it comes to dealmaking and fundraising from 2021
Debut managers out to market are unlikely to hold closes in 2020, and very few new teams are likely to launch funds
Listen to the latest episode of the Unquote Private Equity Podcast, in which the team looks at what it takes to bulk up a brand ahead of fundraising
Maiden fundraises are maintaining momentum, with US institutional investors increasingly drawn to such vehicles
Leading industry practitioners discuss private equity developments throughout 2018 and analyse emerging trends for the year ahead
Significant increase on Capvis IV, which launched with a €600m target in February 2013
More than 80% of LPs reupped into the fourth fund, which closed on its €720m hard-cap in 2014
unquote” brings together a group of leading practitioners to analyse industry developments during 2017 and discuss emerging trends heading into 2018
Industry professionals look back on a resilient year for private equity during a period of turbulent geopolitics
With so many proponents of the mid-cap space in the region, how do LPs decide on their allocations?
Fundraising reached record levels last year, and H1 2017 picked up from where 2016 left off, with 12 final closes rasing a combined €5.1bn
Research reveals GPs are noticing an increased appetite from Chinese backers for European assets
Evolving fundraising landscape means placement agents are having to reinvent themselves to future-proof their offerings
Perceived importance placed on succession planning by GPs is not always mirrored by firms' approaches to transitioning control
The DACH region has enjoyed a busy first half in terms of fundraising, particularly in the venture space
Managing partner Henrik Lif tells unquote" smaller fund is result of management changes
Part one of our LP selection series assesses how diversified an LP base should be, and why
This second instalment relays LPs' views on fees and reporting
Part one of our Fees and Transparency Series voices the GP view
UK GPs' focus on fund performance sees fundraising boost
The Nordic coming-of-age
Lawyers: a valuable asset?
Waterland Private Equity Investments has held final close of its fifth fund, Waterland Private Equity Fund V, at €1.1bn.