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    Saudi Arabia’s Growing Acceptance of PE

    Acceptance of private equity as a funding source in Saudi Arabia is growing, and more international firms are investigating this emerging market, says Huda Al Lawati, partner and chief investment officer for the Middle East and North Africa at the Abraaj Group.

    September 9, 2015
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    PE Gains Traction in India

    Prashant Purker of India-based ICICI Venture discusses why there’s optimism among PE players in the country, what makes his firm unique, sectors that seem promising, and what the LP makeup is.

    September 9, 2015
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    PE’s Growing Acceptance in Saudi Arabia

    Acceptance of private equity as a funding source in Saudi Arabia is growing, and more international firms are investigating this emerging market, says Huda Al Lawati, partner and chief investment officer for the Middle East and North Africa at the Abraaj Group.

    September 9, 2015
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    Former ADIA Chief: Sovereign Wealth Funds and the Future of PE

    The former head of PE at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, James Kester discusses the rise of sovereign wealth funds.

    September 3, 2015
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    EMPEA’s Evolution at the Global Private Equity Conference

    Robert van Zwieten, president and CEO of EMPEA, tells Privcap how the organization came to be involved in the annual Global Private Equity conference.

    August 31, 2015
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    Vietnam: A Tiger Once More

    Vietnam has passed a new law that allows greater foreign ownership of domestic companies. And according to recent surveys and data, as the door opens in Vietnam, private equity is stepping in.

    August 12, 2015
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    India’s PE Market Rising Above Missteps

    Sunish Sharma of Kedaara Capital Advisors outlines missteps in India, the subsectors where he sees investment opportunity in India, and what areas companies based in the country are sometimes lacking.

    August 10, 2015
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    Taking the Temperature of EM Investors

    Robert van Zwieten, president and CEO of EMPEA, discusses what challenges LPs investing in emerging markets face, and why local LPs may have a leg up in some markets.

    August 3, 2015
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    The Acceleration of Mexico’s VC Scene

    Sebastián Miralles of Fondo de Fondos outlines why Mexico’s VC market is thriving, why tech start-ups are eyeing the country, and why mezzanine debt is a huge opportunity.

    July 20, 2015
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    Brazilian PE Firm Finding Opportunity in Healthcare

    TMG Capital’s Luiz Viana says healthcare, analytics and biotech are areas of growth for Brazil.

    July 20, 2015
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    New Markets Demand a New Approach

    The standard model of private equity in the developed world is not the best fit for emerging markets. PE needs a different model to succeed in these regions, says Justin Harlow of Emergo Partners.

    July 7, 2015
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    Investing in Southeast Asia

    Experts discuss how positive trends make the region attractive, the impact of the economic slowdown in China, and deal flow.

    July 6, 2015
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    Indonesia’s Value Proposition

    Experts from FLAG Capital Management, Headland Capital Partners, and EY say Indonesia is an attractive opportunity.

    July 6, 2015
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    Consumer Behavior & the Retail Market

    E-commerce, social media, and the Internet in general have infringed on ways that consumers buy goods and even food. Experts discuss how they’ve changed their investment and operational strategies in consumer and retail business.

    June 29, 2015
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    Is GP Restructuring An Emerging Asset Class?

    ICG’s director of secondaries Christophe Browne discusses the surge in GP-led restructuring transactions.

    June 15, 2015
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    Locating the Right Southeast Asia Deals

    EY’s Mike Rogers, Headland Capital Partners’ Paul Kang, and FLAG’s Wen Tan discuss the culture of business deals in Southeast Asia.

    June 15, 2015
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    Carlyle Upbeat on Africa

    With the Carlyle Sub-Saharan Africa Fund, launched in 2011, the Carlyle Group entrenched itself on the continent. The firm’s Mohamed Wann discusses where the firm is finding opportunities.

    June 10, 2015
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    Southeast Asia Roars Back

    The tiger economies of Southeast Asia are once again attracting strong interest from private equity investors, according to data from Preqin.

    June 10, 2015
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