Private Equity News & Analysis

Communicating with LPs becomes even more important in a crisis ... it also becomes very difficult. Plus: some insight into the steps PE firms are taking to combat the crisis, and how the secondaries market is – for the moment – frozen. Here’s today's brief, for our valued subscribers only.
Jose Maria Loizaga, Moira Capital Partners
Leading figures of the country's private equity industry pay tribute to José Maria Loizaga Viguri, a founding father of Spanish private equity, who passed away after contracting the coronavirus.
Globe and covid-mask
We look at just some of the ways private equity firms are helping portfolio companies and wider society as the industry grapples with the coronavirus-led business slowdown.
Market volatility has led to stalled deals, the withdrawal of sellers and the return of MAC clauses.
Doug Cruikshank talks with senior editor Toby Mitchenall about the growing asset class: how it works, who it works for and what he thinks it can do for sponsors during an economic slump.
One of Spanish private equity's founding fathers has fallen victim to the coronavirus. Here’s today's brief, for our valued subscribers only.
Market dislocation
CFOs are largely planning on leaving their 31/12 marks untouched; Duff & Phelps warns now is not the time to diverge from your established valuations practices.
Coronavirus impact
LPs are encouraging managers to discuss coronavirus over the phone as formal reporting has been limited by the speed at which the pandemic is escalating.
If there was ever a time to prove the industry's sustainability credentials, it is now. Here’s today's brief, for our valued subscribers only.
Paris, France
The final closing of Apax France X is likely to be slightly delayed due to the covid-19 crisis.

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