Articles & Video
eMagazine: What are the game changers for private equity?
From the impact of COVID-19 to the opportunities in the digital economy, here are the top trends for private equity, as told by the experts at SuperReturn International 2020.
Co-investing: compelling, complementary and increasingly competitive
Accessing high-quality deal flow and maintaining portfolio discipline are the keys to success, says Pantheon’s Erik Wong.
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.
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.
Leaving spreadsheets behind: how can LPs and GPs drive reporting efficiency?
How can both LPs and GPs help unifying the reporting effort in the industry to make information and data exchange a simpler process? Here's how to leave the spreadsheets behind
Where should private credit investors put their money when the going gets tough?
In this article, we find out private credit LPs' investment strategy in these uncertain times.
“We have to be nimble, flexible, and ever more diligent as we approach the later stages of the business cycle” – Al Kim
Al Y. Kim, Director of Investments at the Helmsley Charitable Trust, speaks to Dorothy Kelso, Global Head of SuperReturn, about his current role, accomplishments and the advice he would give to organisations looking to invest in alternative strategies.
The internationalisation of venture capital: will this affect LP allocations?
Venture capital is becoming increasingly globalised as VCs are making investments across multiple geographies. How does this affect investor decisions when it comes to making allocations? Beezer Clarkson shares her thoughts.
Investing in Africa: the truth from investors on the ground
Why and how can investors make the most of the African market, and where are the risks? We hear from the investors who are already on the ground.
"Be humble, curious, passionate and knowledgeable" - Paning Wong
Paning Wong, family office investor and founder of Novel Energy and Paning Centennial Foundation, speaks to us about his upbringing and accomplishments, the principles he lives by, and what he would like to do more of in his spare time.
Embracing Asia in a global LP portfolio
Why is Asia Pacific a key area for any LP with a global portfolio? Let the experienced LPs reveal to you the know-how of being successful in the region.
"One of the challenging features is that it’s hard to define a typical day" - Dan Parker
Head of SuperReturn, Dorothy Kelso, speaks to Dan Parker, TTUS, about how his career evolved and what is needed to invest in alternative strategies.
Drivers of change in the rising European infrastructure market
Explore how infrastructure investing, digitalisation and other key themes are shaping the European infrastructure market.
"Every LP can have their 'own version' of PE" - Katja Salovaara
Dorothy Kelso, Global Head of SuperReturn, speaks to Katja Salovaara about career changes, inspirations, and the future of PE in the first LPs in conversation with Dorothy interview series.
A heady mix: bullish LPs and advancing technology in emerging markets
Take a look at the stars of emerging markets in 2018 - what are LPs' thoughts on this sector, and what kind of disruption will advancing technology bring for investors?
Sophisticated investors: three due diligence trends you need to know
Through more thorough sophisticated due diligence practices, investors and consultants are ensuring that they are making their own "luck" in private equity assessments. Read on to find out the key factors you should be aware of.
The trend towards customisation: an evolution of investor relationships
Customisation is the latest trend swiping private equity. What is driving this trend, and what does this mean for LP-GP relationships? We interviewed Dan Parker, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Office of Investments at Texas Tech University System, to find out more.
Building trust: the key to a successful LP-GP relationship
Maintaining good LP relations is key to a firm’s future fundraising, but building a strong and long-lasting LP-GP partnership can be difficult. Bronwyn Bailey, Vice President, Research and Investor Relations at American Investment Council, explains the evolving relationship between LPs and GPs, and ways to make this a long-lasting alliance.
Webinar: LP co-investment - the best practice tips you should know
Growing interest in co-investment among LPs is driving an increase in their number and its prominence as a trend in 2018. Hear from our panel of experienced LPs to learn the do's and don'ts in co-investment programmes.