Articles & Video
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.
eMagazine: Asian markets in a volatile world - the highlights from SuperReturn Asia 2019
How do private equity and venture capital fare in the Asian market in a turbulent and volatile world? Login or sign up now and enjoy the deep dive into the Asian private markets in our latest SuperReturn eMagazine.
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 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 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.
The innovative secondaries market: why now is to time to jump in
A hot bed of innovation, the secondaries market is enjoying stellar growth and lots of attention. What are some of the key things about the market you should know?
Creating value through digitalisation: how and where do you start?
We spoke to Olof Hernell, Chief Digital Officer at EQT, to find out how the company has integrated digital into their investment strategy.
The significance of covenants in turbulent market conditions
Christopher Godfrey, President of CEPRES Corp, join us for an exclusive interview and puts covenants under the spotlight.
Digitise or die: why digital transformation is key to a company’s survival
Michael Brigl, Partner and Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group, shares his expertise on how digitalisation adds value within the investment process and explain why it is key for PE firms to improve their digital maturity.
Taking advantage of a downturn: tips for the distressed and the opportunistic private credit investors
How can we identify the advantages and opportunities within a downturn market? Susan Kasser, Co-Head Private Credit, Neuberger Berman, shares with us her thoughts in our exclusive interview.
Fundraising in a competitive private market: here's how
Carlos Heneine, Senior Executive Officer at Quilvest EM PE, shares his thoughts on what newcomers with little experience, or old-timers with plenty under their belt, should know when fundraising in the private equity market.
How do you build and maintain a strong-performing, well-diversified portfolio?
What kind of strategies do Family Offices operate to diversify their portfolio across different regions and economies, and what factors do they base their investment decisions on?
The search for talent, value add and unicorns in Japanese private markets
Abbie Cooper, Senior Conference Producer at SuperReturn, shares her expertise on how the private equity and venture capital markets in Japan are growing, and what firms are looking for next to strengthen their talents and portfolios.