Articles & Video
Adapting to meet the needs of Millennial and Gen Z founders, investors and consumers
What are the key trends to look out for in the next generation of founders, investors and consumers? Watch the session recording from SuperVenture 2020 to find out more.
Video playlist: hear from the ESG experts on how to drive your investments
Are we seeing true adoption from the private equity industry now? Hear from the experts in the world of ESG and impact investment at SuperReturn International.
ESG integration: from why to why not?
Viviana Occhionorelli of Astorg Partners joined us for an exclusive interview on what has driven this change of perception on ESG within private equity.
SuperReturn International 2020 Summit Day: Healthcare and ESG in focus
Highlights from SuperReturn International 2020 Summit Day in Berlin.
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 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.
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 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.
Sustainable investment is the key to bridging the infrastructure gap
Why should sustainability be at the heart of every infrastructure investment? We hear from Rick Walters, Director, Infrastructure at GRESB.
What are the key challenges to a successful ESG integration?
ESG is increasingly front of mind for private equity, but why do some find it difficult to integrate into their practices? What are the main barriers?
What does the ‘S’ in ESG really mean?
Cornelia Gomez, Head of ESG & Sustainability at PAI Partners, and speaker at SuperReturn CFO/COO, joins us for an exclusive interview and shares her thoughts on what ‘social sustainability’ really means and how businesses can incorporate it into their business practices.
The art of impact management for an impact investor
What does impact investment mean and what do these types of investment portfolio constitute? Willem Vosmer, Partner at consulting firm Steward Redqueen, gives us a deep dive into the topic.
The tides have turned: how macroeconomics and politics are reshaping PE
Investors have started taking a keener interest in politics and macro-economic trends than ever before, and it seems wise to do in this ever shifting landscape.
What's happening at SuperReturn International 2019 Summit Day?
Cast your eye back to the best bits of the SuperReturn International 2019 Summit Day, featuring streams on Real Assets, Innovation and Disruption, Private Debt, German Private Equity and ESG.
Improving standards and looking forward for the Eurozone
What do the experts have to say on the impact of ESG investments in European markets, and what the future of the Eurozone could look like after a period of instability.
ESG and Impact Investing: how to create value with sustainability
"Creating value through sustainability is an art and a science," says Jackie Roberts, Chief Sustainability Officer at The Carlyle Group, as she describes how firms can create value through ESG and impact investing with internal teams and external investments alike in our exclusive interview.
What are the key economic and investment trends in 2019?
What are the key themes in the global economy that will influence the private equity and venture capital industries?
"If GPs weren’t living and breathing diversity, they would lose out"
Diversity, ESG and responsible investing are increasingly front of mind for private equity and venture capital firms alike. Can we take this a step further and encourage companies to embrace this as a part of their culture?
Impact investment: it's a matter of culture
It’s widely recognised that it is time for the investment world to catch up on the subject of impact - but how can it be embraced and incorporated into your business?