This 35-page whitepaper from iCapital’s Origination & Diligence team provides a comprehensive overview of the private equity asset class, covering structure, mechanics, core strategies, how PE managers create value and how to evaluate a private equity opportunity.
Growth equity has long been described as the private investment strategy occupying the middle ground between venture capital and traditional leveraged buyouts. While this is true, the asset class has evolved into more than just an intermediate private investing approach.
While both PE and VC funds make investments primarily in private companies, the types of businesses in which they invest, how they invest, the level of risk involved, and the
Private equity can be a valuable addition to a well diversified portfolio, but may not be appropriate for all investors; learn which five questions you should ask before making a private equity investment.