Tag Archives: Private Equity

Europe Becoming More Attractive to Private Equity Investors

As economies across Europe started to escape their multi-year slump, private equity and venture capital funders began to see opportunities for investment. It turns out that their optimism was well placed. In a 2016 New York Times interview, PE firm General … Continue reading

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India’s Growing Economy Influences Private Equity Investment Patterns

India is definitely the shining light of emerging market economies. The ever-growing GDP and a concurrent rise of the middle class have resulted in increased spending across the board. Indian consumers are bringing a lot of buying power to the … Continue reading

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Pensions Turn to Private Equity—But Will it Last?

The Maine Public Employee Retirement System (MainePERS), the pension fund covering public employees in Maine, has announced it will commit up to $100 million to Owl Rock Capital, run in part by veteran alternative investment manager Marc Lipschultz. MainePERS Chief … Continue reading

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SuperReturn International Brings a Treasure Trove of Private Equity Knowledge

SuperReturn International, the world’s premier conference on private equity funding, returned for another four days full of informative workshops from February 27 through March 2. More than 2,000 attendees gathered to hear 400-plus speakers discuss economic and geopolitical issues, innovation … Continue reading

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Is Turkey the Next Big Thing in Private Investment?

London is the world’s leading financial center, with New York at a close second. But which country comes next? Some experts say Turkey. It’s an emerging nation poised to do extremely well in manufacturing and technology. Already, much of Turkey’s … Continue reading

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