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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 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.
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.
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.
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.
eMagazine: Fresh thoughts, new approaches and emerging trends in private equity and venture capital
Are you familiar with the new thoughts and approaches that are emerging from the private equity and venture capital industry? Read our latest SuperReturn365 eMagazine to find out more.
How has emerging market private credit evolved and what are the challenges?
We hear from David Creighton, Senior Advisor at EMPEA, about the trends within the emerging market private credit market and the potential challenges ahead.
"Africa private equity remains a tale of two sides" - Andrei Vorobyov on global and African PE trends
"2018 was a great year for exits, actually the third best year ever for PE globally," said Bain & Company’s Andrei Vorobyov. But what challenges are the industry faced with now?
From macro to micro: the PE experts' views on the global market
What are the trends developing in the global market? Experts from SuperReturn US East 2019 joined us for a short interview on the topics that matter the most.
“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.
Outlook for 2019 from a private equity point of view
Only 44% of respondents to the S&P Global survey expect improving PE activity in 2019 - find out why.
eMagazine: What is the state of private equity?
Download the latest SuperReturn 365 eMagazine, featuring exclusive highlights from the recent SuperReturn International 2019.
"It’s energising to be part of a team that has an innovative, diverse culture that is cohesive and collaborative" - Helen Steers
Helen Steers, Partner and Head of Pantheon’s European Primary Investment Team, speaks to Dorothy Kelso, Global Head of SuperReturn, about her career, accomplishments and what trends she sees shaping the future of the industry.
David Rubenstein in conversation with Leon Black at SuperReturn International 2019
The two giants of the private equity industry came face to face at SuperReturn International 2019 as David Rubenstein interviews Leon Black on stage at the world's biggest private equity and venture capital event.
SuperReturn International 2019: the place make new connections and learn from leading PE experts
We take a look back at the highlights from SuperReturn International 2019, where 2700+ attendees join us at the world's largest private equity and venture capital event.
The State of the PE Union: are the good times almost over?
Are the record amounts of dry powder fueling the growth of the private market? Or is it bringing more instablility? What does it mean for investors? We join panels of experts at SuperReturn International to look into the state of the private equity union in 2019.
Create value in your portfolio and team in an overheated market
What should you look for when building your portfolio? Hear from Andrea Auerbach, Eva Halvarsson and Pamela Hendrickson on how to create value for your firm and beat competition in an overheated market.
Private multiples are ascendant: is this the new normal?
Valuation multiples are fluctuating more than ever - has there been a fundamental change in the way investors view the public and private markets? And what does this mean for private equity firms?