Democratisation Report 2023

The democratisation of private equity is the process of opening alternatives up to new investors – not just large, institutional LPs, but much smaller entities and individuals who are delving into the market for the first time. And it’s a topic that is widely debated among private markets participants. In this special report, we examine the hurdles faced by retail investors and fund managers alike as the industry is opened up, as well as the opportunities that await should the process be completed successfully.

What is democratisation?

Opening PE up to a more diverse range of investors comes with unique opportunities and pitfalls.

How does democratisation affect GP-LP alignment?

The fundamentals of the private equity model will come under the microscope as access to the asset class broadens.


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