Research & Data

NYPPEX: bear market sentiment drove H1 volume

Some investors believe a bear market is already here and are starting to derisk, according to research by the secondaries trading platform.

ILPA: secondaries returns rose in Q1

The strategy delivered higher returns across most timeframes compared with the previous quarter and a year earlier.

Evercore: $141bn of secondaries buying power over next 12 months

Firms are planning to raise $77bn by the middle of next year, according to the advisory firm's latest survey.

Greenhill: H1 deal value hit $27bn record

Volume exceeded the previous first-half record of $22bn last year, with transactions of $500m-plus driving activity.

H1 fundraising drops to five-year low

Private equity and real estate secondaries funds raised $12.7bn in the first half, an almost 50% drop year-on-year.

Ardian’s 2017 activity

The firm closed its ASF VI Energy fund on $283m, including co-investments.

Secondaries returns down over multiple time-frames

The strategy underperforms the All Funds Index over all time-frames except the 10-year bracket, according to data from ILPA.

HarbourVest most sought-after as FoF pricing gap closes

The average top price for funds of funds has hit 87% of NAV as buyers start to view them as 'high-quality indices', according to Setter Capital.

Coller: LP appetite for GP stakes ‘disproportionately large’

Almost 40% of LPs have already invested or will consider investing in funds that take stakes in GPs, according to the secondaries firm’s latest Global Private Equity Barometer.

Credit Suisse: pricing hit record high in 2017

Buyout stakes trading at 10% premiums to NAV last year were 'not uncommon'.

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