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What the falling US dollar can mean for private markets investments

What the falling US dollar can mean for private markets…

Has the buck stopped here? If 2023 is anything to go by, it certainly looks like the US dollar has come back down to earth with a bang. According to…

Accredited investor vs qualified purchaser: What’s the difference?

Accredited investor vs qualified purchaser: What’s the difference?

Key takeaways Securities laws in the US define “accredited investors” or “qualified purchasers” as investors who can be expected to have the knowledge and means to handle the additional risks…

What you need to know about private equity fee structures

What you need to know about private equity fee structures

Key Takeaways Private equity fees are based on the structure of private equity investments. These are typically in the form of funds organised as limited partnerships. In the limited partnership structure,…

Mid-year state of the industry: How is private equity doing so far in 2023?

Mid-year state of the industry: How is private equity doing so…

Private equity activity in the first half of the year has been relatively subdued as the economic environment remains persistently uncertain. However, a deeper look paints a much more complex…

How revamped rules are setting the stage for retailisation of European private markets

How revamped rules are setting the stage for retailisation of European…

Key takeaways Retail investors could be set to benefit from new opportunities to access private markets as far-reaching reforms to the European Long-Term Investment Fund (ELTIF) — known as ‘ELTIF 2.0’ —…

Three keys making today’s venture capital environment so investor friendly

Three keys making today’s venture capital environment so investor friendly

Looking at the numbers, it’s been a tough time in the venture space so far this year as investors and startups alike have come to face the new economic reality.…