The 'Private Equity Wire Awards 2018' special report comprises seven separate articles listed below, these can be read individually or as a sequence.
The Private Equity Wire Awards 2018, presented in London on 8 February, recognise the best private equity managers, investors, consultants, advisers and service providers during 2017 in a range of categories covering the entire private equity space.
2017 proved to be hugely successful for global private equity and despite rising valuations and increased levels of competition, the general feeling among PE groups is upbeat for 2018, confident that they can still deploy capital with effect.
CEPRES is an online investment platform and can best be thought of as a global data network between GPs and LPs. The platform gives institutional investors a way to effectively benchmark private capital market investments, using technical and fundamental analysis to achieve a three dimensional view into their investments.
Last year, Pantheon celebrated its 35th anniversary. It is testament to the drive and determination to evolve the business model in response to changing market dynamics that has helped Pantheon stand the test of time to become, arguably, one of the most experienced global private equity, infrastructure and real assets fund investors.
When Augentius was established in 2002 it was the only business in London providing outsourced fund administration to the UK general partner community. PE managers had no choice other than to do their own fund administration and build their own in-house back-office teams.
With over 1,500 employees in international locations, over 250 employees and 40 partners dedicated to the financial services practice, EisnerAmper LLP has the breadth to handle global engagements and provide comprehensive guidance and support to its roster of hedge fund clients.
Fund managers face a multitude of pressures today, ranging from regulatory to investor demands for improved transparency and evidence that their data is being stored and secured to the highest standards.