The US boasted the largest project in the third quarter, helping it to the top of the country table and increasing the dominance of the energy sector
The high-profile bankruptcy remains mired in legal controversy
The post-election optimism is holding strong in India — but confusion still reigns about the size of GP population, and LPs still want to see capital returned
LPs are increasingly asking for co-investment, with GPs seemingly keen to oblige. But how real is the opportunity in Asia Pacific?
Are local firms better suited to the peculiarities of doing deals in the Middle East?
Despite the volatile political situation, investors still seem to see substantial opportunities in Israel — particularly in growth capital
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has launched an iPad app to provide LPs with easier access to their fund data
What can private equity firms learn from Electra Partners’ tussle with investor Edward Bramson?
Having a clear and transparent valuation process is the best way to keep investors and regulators happy
Several US public pensions have come under fire lately for their alternative investments. But a look at the private equity returns generated by the best-performing systems makes it pretty obvious why their peers are still ramping up their allocations
Four senior industry professionals tell Thomas Duffell how they like to assess job seekers
Bad news for our buyout guy as his espionage is set to become uncovered
At a time when regulators are taking a much closer interest in fees and expenses, our exclusive industry-wide benchmarking survey reveals exactly how GPs are splitting costs with investors and portfolio companies
A group of big LPs have been lobbying big corporates to appoint more women to their boards. GPs should take note
The private equity recruitment market is as competitive as ever — but operating partners are currently at the top of many GPs’ wish-lists
Scandinavia remains one of the most popular markets in Europe, although the regulatory and political environment means it is not the easiest place for GPs to operate
At a recent LP meeting, Carlyle Group used 'smart' name badges to track LPs' movements
This summer, ECI raised half a billion pounds for its new fund in just a few months. What is it that the firm’s global LP base sees in this apparently unassuming UK group?
BlackRock hires former Olympic swimming medallist Stephan Caron
First Round attends the Frieze Art Fair with Deutsche Bank
At a recent industry event, insiders predicted a bright future for the secondaries market