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  • Emerging Markets

    Plunging Valuations in Brazil Mean Opportunity

    Turmoil in Brazil will bring asset valuations down even further, says Carlos Garcia of Victoria Capital.

    January 4, 2016
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  • Emerging Markets

    Understanding Small Brazilian Companies

    A Brazilian venture capital firm is finding success in bringing start-ups out of Latin America and into more tech-friendly global markets, like Belgium, United States and Israel.

    December 28, 2015
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    PE Feeds on Africa’s Food Sector

    In Africa, the opportunity in the food industry is huge. Markets that have been relatively ignored have growing populations and rising economies. One PE firm seeking to profit here is Nairobi-based Fanisi Capital.

    December 8, 2015
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    Private Equity with Chinese Characteristics

    A correction in China made room for highly qualified and established firms to break through, according to a new book from Roger Leeds of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

    December 7, 2015
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  • Emerging Markets

    Finding Value in Latin America

    An executive summary of the Privcap video series “Investing in Latin America in 2015,” featuring experts from Harbourvest Partners, EY, and Victoria Capital.

    November 30, 2015
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    Expert Q&A: With Michael Rogers of EY

    Michael Rogers of EY says Brazil’s economy will eventually make a comeback, making Latin America an attractive play for PE investors.

    November 30, 2015
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    Unique Qualities of LatAm Countries

    Experts from EY, Victoria Capital and Harbourvest Partners explain how Latin American countries present different investment opportunities for PE than other emerging markets.

    November 30, 2015
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    Investing in Latin America Beyond Brazil

    While Latin America’s largest economy, Brazil, is struggling, countries like Colombia, Chile and Peru are making economic strides, says Eduardo Alcalay of GP Investments.

    November 23, 2015
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    Seeing Through the Haze in Indonesia

    Private equity investment in Indonesia is in steep decline, with the 2014 total of $354M amounting to just half the total in 2013. But forward-thinking investors are picking out bright spots in the Indonesian economy and making deals now.

    November 11, 2015
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    Latin American Countries That Remain Attractive

    While Latin America’s largest economy, Brazil, is struggling, countries like Colombia, Chile and Peru are making economic strides, says Eduardo Alcalay of GP Investments.

    November 9, 2015
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    How PE Firms Can Adapt in LatAm Downturn

    Private equity firms should adjust their playbooks when dealing with Latin American companies in the current economic downturn, say experts from EY, Victoria Capital, and Harbourvest Partners.

    November 9, 2015
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  • Emerging Markets

    League Table of Nations

    Within the lifetime of most investors, key emerging markets will reach the same GDP-per-capita that the U.S. enjoys today, according to new research from Harvard Business School Professor Josh Lerner

    November 9, 2015
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    Myth Busting Emerging Markets PE

    Harvard Business School Professor Josh Lerner outlines surprising new findings from his research into emerging markets private equity.

    November 9, 2015
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    What Victoria Capital Saw in Colombia’s Corona

    Victoria Capital’s Carlos Garcia discusses the firm’s investment in Corona, a building materials company based in Colombia.

    October 26, 2015
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  • Emerging Markets

    Staying Optimistic About LatAm Opportunities

    Experts from EY, Victoria Capital and Harbourvest Partners discuss current Latin American opportunities for private equity investment.

    October 26, 2015
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    ‘Interesting’ Time to Invest U.S. Dollars in Brazil

    Brazil’s economic crisis is creating opportunity for investments of private capital from foreign investors, says Jacques Vaney of São Paolo-based Emerge Capital.

    October 12, 2015
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    Venturing Back to Iran

    The list of countries off-limits to private equity investment recently grew shorter by one: Iran. Forward-thinking investors are emboldened by the recent nuclear deal and the lifting of sanctions.

    October 8, 2015
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    Finding Opportunity Amid Turmoil in Brazil

    TMG Capital’s Luiz Viana says despite a recession and political crisis, there is a silver lining to investing in Brazil.

    September 21, 2015
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