In the first of Unquote's new lockdown video series, Daniel Roddick, the founder of placement and advisory firm Ely Place Partners, talks to Denise Ko Genovese about the issues facing LPs and GPs in uncertain times.
Roddick notably discusses pre-fundraising campaigns, the denominator effect and how lessons learned from the global financial crisis mean there is unlikely to be a wholesale rethink of LP allocation to private equity despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Multi-family office has seen strong appetite, with investor base growing since 2016 to more than 90 family offices, Meiping Yap told Unquote
Sponsor deploys Permira VIII to ride new wave of take-privates; Blackstone commits GBP 200m in financing for UK-based CRO
Sponsor acquired the public software group in July 2017 via the same-year vintage Partners Group Global Value 2017
EQT and Cinven seen as bellweather for funds to reassess options for listed assets trading underwater