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    McKinsey: The Institutional Investor of the Future

    Sacha Ghai, a senior partner at McKinsey & Company, discusses the firm’s recent survey of limited partner, and why the future looks bright for alternatives.

    September 16, 2016
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    Surprising News from Cambridge on ‘Pre-Owned’ Deals

    New research from Cambridge Associates shows that performance of sponsor-to-sponsor transactions is different than LPs might think.

    August 16, 2016
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    The Secret to ‘Endowment Model’ Investing

    Endowments are known for the long time horizon for their investments. But they aren’t the only investors seeking to use the longer time horizon to their advantage, says Daniel Feder of Washington University Investment Management Company.

    August 12, 2016
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    Cambridge’s Auerbach: Don’t Hate Sponsor-to-Sponsor Deals

    Hate sponsor-to-sponsor transactions? You may love them after learning about new Cambridge research

    August 12, 2016
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    How Tiger 21 Uses the ‘Portfolio Defense’

    The peer-to-peer network is trying to ease the isolation that HNW investors might feel.

    August 5, 2016
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    Privcap Preqin Fundraising Roundup, Q2 2016

    The second installment of Privcap’s quarterly video series featuring expert insights on the private equity fundraising environment.

    July 25, 2016
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    Privcap Preqin Fundraising Roundup Q2 2016 (report)

    A report based on a quarterly video series featuring expert insights on the private equity fundraising environment.

    July 22, 2016
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    Columbia’s Bruce Greenwald: Are Corporate Profits Sustainable?

    Bruce Greenwald of Columbia Business School talks about the current state of financial markets, the death of U.S. manufacturing, and why the service sector is likely to support today’s historically high corporate profit levels.

    July 18, 2016
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    Harvard’s Lerner: Is the End of 2&20 Near?

    Josh Lerner, a professor at Harvard Business School, outlines the benefits of sharing carry split information with investors, the ‘2 & 20 split’, what’s on LPs’ minds, and the continued divide between PE and VC when it comes to tech investments.

    July 17, 2016
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    Is Co-investment a Drag on Commingled Funds?

    Findings from a Palico survey of GPs and LPs show a significant number think co-investment hampers investments from commingled funds.

    July 6, 2016
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    Japan’s PE Market Sees Change in the Air

    The CEO of placement agent MVision discusses the evolution of private equity in Japan, including a more open deal market and growing interest among Japanese institutional investors for the asset class.

    July 5, 2016
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    Spotlight on Japan: An Outline of the Country’s PE Activity

    Does a bigger role for private equity lie ahead in Japan? In this report, we ask top GPs and an LP to describe the limitations on private equity’s growth in the country and whether the time for change is finally here.

    June 12, 2016
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    Adams Street: We Were Early to Diversify

    The executive chairman of the Chicago firm discusses his firm’s early adoption of a multi-strategy approach to advisory work.

    June 3, 2016
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    How Partners Group Does It

    Andreas Baumann gives an inside look at the private equity investment process at Partners Group.

    May 29, 2016
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    The Evolution of Fund-of-Funds & Emerging Markets

    Federico Schiffrin of Unigestion discusses the evolving fund-of-funds model and how ESG is handled in emerging markets.

    May 23, 2016
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    Fundraising Roundup Q1 2016

    A report based on a new quarterly video series featuring expert insights on the private equity fundraising environment. In this edition, Alan Pardee of Mercury Capital Advisors, Courtney Candrilli of Preqin, and Privcap CEO David Snow discuss the Q1 fundraising tally, the huge number of GPs now seeking capital, and the compressed time it now…

    May 23, 2016
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    The Five New Rules of Hedge Fund IR

    Experts from RSM, Sprott Asset Management and AlphaParity discuss the new reality for hedge fund managers looking to raise capital in an increasingly competitive world.

    May 20, 2016
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    The Black Box is No Longer Your Own

    Experts from RSM, Alpha Parity and Sprott Asset Management discuss the opening of a hedge fund’s “black box,” and the rising power of allocators vs. star managers.

    May 12, 2016
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