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What LPs consider a fair management fee

LPs expect a $5bn private equity fund to charge a 1.23% management fee, according to research from Asante Capital.
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Story of the year: Secondaries firms go after single assets

The year has seen a notable rise in single-asset fund restructurings.

How family offices and institutional LPs differ on exchange risk

Larger investors are almost twice as likely to underweight India than family offices, and both groups are wary of Turkey and Russia, according to research by Montana Capital Partners.

What LPs care about most when performing due diligence

A GP's team size, track record and style drift are given significantly greater value than culture, succession planning and the gender pay gap.

LPs still positive about secondaries – survey

Expect another year of healthy trading in the market for second-hand fund stakes.

Co-investment growth leads to uncertainty over terms

Co-investments have become standard in private equity, but arrangements between LPs and GPs don’t all fit the same mould.

Performance watch: TPG’s PE funds

An interactive chart mapping returns by net IRR and total-value-to-paid-in across some of the firm's private equity funds.

DOWNLOAD: From fees to style drift – what LPs really think

An interactive presentation on how investors are thinking about seven of the most topical issues in private equity today, drawn from Private Equity International's LP Perspectives survey.

Limited partner perspectives in seven charts

The Perspectives survey is one of the most comprehensive analyses of LP sentiment. Here are the charts that tell us what investors think of today's talking points.

How we conducted our LP survey

The institutions involved, where they are headquartered and how much they commit to different asset classes.

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