Private Equity International Fundraising Reports

Private Equity International's Fundraising Reports analyse the current state of the private equity fundraising market and detail the significant trends affecting the market in each quarter.

The H1 2017 Fundraising Report

It’s bigger and better for the private equity industry this year as H1 fundraising reached $264 billion, surpassing capital raised by funds holding a final close in any first half of the year since the financial crisis.

Despite a decline in total capital targeted by funds in market on 1 July – $647 billion – compared with previous years, the number of funds in market has increased from 2,342 on 1 July 2016 to 2,464 funds this year. Get more in-depth analysis by downloading the report now.

The report includes:

  • Ten largest funds closed in Q2
  • Analysis of PE fundraising from 2010 – H1 2017
  • Strategy and regional breakdown of funds in market
  • A Q&A with Christopher Schelling, Director, Texas Municipal Retirement System
  • The latest LP insights

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The Private Equity International – H1 2017 Fundraising Report Cover

Fundraising Reports Archive

2017 Fundraising Reports

The Private Equity International – Q1 2017 Fundraising Report Cover

This report includes:

  • Ten largest funds closed in Q1
  • Analysis of PE fundraising from 2010 – Q1 2017
  • Strategy and regional breakdown of funds in market
  • Ten largest closed-ended funds in market
  • The latest LP insights

2016 Fundraising Reports

The Private Equity International Q1 2016 Fundraising Report Cover

This report includes:

  • Investor appetite for fundraising in Q1, 2016
  • Largest ten funds to close
  • Difference between total capital targeted and raised
  • Country focus: Spain
  • Interview with Rodney A. Lumpkin, CFA of SEI
The Private Equity International H1 2016 Fundraising Report Cover

This report includes:

  • Sector-specific funds closed in H1 2016, by regional focus
  • Funds in market, 1 July 2015 vs. 1 July 2016
  • ‘Country in Focus’ analysis on India
  • A Q&A with Vivina Berla, co-Managing Partner, Sarona Asset Management
The Private Equity International Q3 2016 Fundraising Report Cover

This report includes:

  • Analysis of private equity fundraising from 2010 – Q3 2016
  • The largest ten funds to close in Q3 2016
  • Most popular strategy by region in Q3 2016
  • Funds in market, 1 Oct 2015 vs. 1 Oct 2016
  • Country in Focus’ analysis on South Korea
  • A Q&A with Arne Vagn Olsen, Chief Investment Officer, Stapi lífeyrissjóður
The Private Equity International Annual Fundraising Report 2016 Cover

This report includes:

  • Analysis of PE fundraising from 2010-16
  • The largest ten funds to close in 2016
  • Funds in market, 1 January 2017 vs. 1 January 2016
  • ‘Country in Focus’ analysis on Canada
  • Interview with Vijoy Chattergy, CIO, Employees’ Retirement System of the State of Hawaii

Our methodology

Our unique market access means LPs and GPs take our calls and answer our questions. So our investor and fund data is constantly maintained and kept fresh. We constantly monitor multiple news sources and regulatory filings to ensure that our LP profiles and GP profiles database are up to date with current events.

Also, interviews, insight and analysis from Private Equity International’s journalists are delivered alongside the raw facts and figures giving you the full picture on LPs and GPs.

Our R&A team

Private Equity International has teams of researchers and analysts based in London, New York and Hong Kong, who are in constant contact with investors and fund managers across the world.

Our researchers are also on hand to conduct bespoke research requests and respond to client queries. So, if you need an update on a particular LP or GP profile, you can contact us by phone or ask a question online and we’ll get back to you from one of our three offices.