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Half of LPs want to increase fund manager relationships, but covid-19 restrictions could put a damper on these plans, with first-time managers hardest hit.
But investors express concern over shifting terms, with a significant minority worried about the extent to which GPs are using credit lines.
Investors appear to have adapted quickly to virtual processes, but which of the pandemic-driven changes are here to stay?
Appetite for the asset class is going strong, despite a concerning combination of high valuations and a faltering economic environment.
Talent retention and succession strategies are gaining greater weight in due diligence processes as gripes over key person clauses grow.
LPs are focusing on opportunities with familiar managers as forging new relationships proves tough when face-to-face meetings are not possible.
The social and economic vulnerabilities exposed by the coronavirus could propel the world of impact investment to new levels.
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US mid-market managers are stepping up their search for deals among businesses hit hard by the pandemic, as well as those that have thrived.
Key findings from the Emerging Manager Survey provide a snapshot of US emerging manager and institutional investor perspectives on the current landscape.
Covid-19 could spark a fresh wave of outsourcing that sees little but fundraising and investment left in house.

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