Articles & Video
eMagazine: What to do when things get tough in 2020
Are you ready for 2020? Private equity and venture capital trends you need to know as we head into the next decade, from investor views to economic outlook, in SuperReturn's first eMagazine for 2020.
Where are Europe's private credit markets heading in 2020?
Are you an investor looking to dive into the European private credit markets? These are the trends you should be aware of, says Leo Fletcher-Smith, Strategy Head, European Private Credit at Aksia Europe.
Why ESG is a risk management tool and a growth sector for investors
Ethan Levine at Commonfund Capital joins us to discuss why ESG is playing an increasingly important part in financial risk management, and how public and private markets can do more to drive implementation and standardise reporting practices.
Is impact investing effective? Here’s one for the skeptics
Even as impact investing grows in popularity, there are plenty of people who remain unconvinced by its performance. Srin Sridharan, Managing Partner at Thought, shares the storyline he uses to turn around the returns-first investors by focusing on the business case of impact investment.
The rise of CVC in Asia - how does this affect in the global VC landscape?
What role will the rising CVC take in the global VC landscape? We hear from Dr. Martin Heammig as he shares his insights and exclusive data presentation with us at SuperReturn Asia.
Weathering the economic climate: what are the risks in private credit?
Dr. Tingting Zhang, Founder and CEO of TerraCotta Group, joined us for a deep dive on the challenges faced by private credit players in the increasingly risky economic climate.
When will the ‘good times’ end and how do you avoid crashing with the market?
How might the next crisis emerge and how can Investors shield themselves from the emerging risks in the private capital markets? Hear from Lauren Goodwin, Director of Portfolio Strategy at New York Life Investments.
Picking apart the diverse Southeast Asian market
Are we comparing apples to oranges when it comes to diverse regions like Southeast Asia? How do the markets vary in performance and characteristics in each country? We hear from the regional experts at SuperReturn Asia 2019.
Rising stars of venture capital - what's the secret? An interview with Judith Dada
Judith Dada, Partner at La Famiglia and a rising star in the industry, joined us for an exclusive interview to share her journey to becoming a VC.
Why strategic buyers are key for private equity exits - Neeraj Agrawal
Neeraj Agrawal, Executive Director at Crescent Enterprises, shares his thoughts on why private equity investors should put effort into finding the right strategic buyers for their exits.
Why does private credit remain attractive for the middle market investors?
Why does private credit remain so appealing to investors in the middle market, despite the long credit cycle we have already had? We hear from Murray Devine Valuation Advisors' Mark Emrich.
The best of private equity and venture capital in 2019
As 2019 draws to an end, it is the time of year for us to review the most popular articles of the year on the SuperReturn community site, and what topics people have been most interested in.
The best of SuperReturn Africa 2019
SuperReturn Africa, the largest private equity and venture capital event in Africa, was joined by 500+ decision-makers, 200+ GPs and 130+ LPs. We look back at the highlights from the event and from the inaugural SuperReturn Africa GP Awards.
How are investors viewing the private markets in Africa?
Speaking to industry experts at SuperReturn Africa, we unveil the real investor perception on the African private equity market.
What are the best practices in corporate governance?
Is corporate governance a real burden? Or are people missing a trick in making it efficient and effective? Find out the best practices from Samantha Pokroy, Founder & CEO at Sanari Capital.
From betting on the future to charting its course: venture building with LPs
Yinglan Tan, Founder at Insignia Venture Partners and speaker at SuperReturn Japan 2019, shares his thoughts with us on the importance of building a strong relationship with investors when navigating the venture journey.
Video playlist: looking beyond financial returns with ESG and impact investment
As ESG and impact investing get higher on the private equity agenda for both GPs and LPs, we spoke to experts in the field at SuperInvestor 2019 to find out more about what they really mean on the ground.
The best of SuperInvestor 2019
SuperInvestor 2019 in Amsterdam was joined by 1,400+ attendees, 600+GPs and 450+ LPs. Watch our highlights and view our photos from the event.
Investing in private markets - how and where do you start?
How do you approach investment in private markets? What are the things you should be aware of? Mark Florman, Chairman & CEO at Time Partners Limited looks to answer the key investment questions.
The six key ESG principles you should know
Are you familiar with the basic principles of ESG integration? Nicole Martens, Head of Africa & Middle East at UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment shares with us the six key principles that you should know.
What are the biggest priorities for private debt investors?
Tim Atkinson, Director at Meketa Investment Group, reveals what private debt investors should be doing to manage risk and maximise potential returns in the current environment.
Looking ahead to private equity in 2020: the trends and pitfalls
The Financial Times’ Gideon Rachman and The Carlyle Group’s David Rubenstein considered the factors at SuperInvestor 2019, outlining their views on the economic and political environment, and what that means for the industry.