Palico in Focus – Finding Partners at the Other End of the World

Over one out of four accredited private equity managers active in Palico’s marketplace are “remote,” or located outside of private equity’s traditional money centers in North America and Europe. When it comes to investors, more than one out of five looking to invest in primaries, secondaries and co-investments on Palico are remote. The ability to… Read more

Palico in Focus – Funds-of-Funds Renaissance

Private equity funds-of-funds have gone through a major transformation since the financial crisis; one that is leading to renewed fundraising success. This is evident in Palico’s online private equity marketplace, where out of a field of 14 different private equity categories, fund-of-fund vehicles account for nearly 20 percent of the 50 most popular fundraisings. Consolidation… Read more

Palico Top 10 – The Ten Most Popular Small PE Fundraisings

Though large fundraisings have become increasing specialized in recent years, small fundraisings targeting $250 million or less have become even more nichey. This is borne out by a look at the most popular small fundraisings listed in Palico’s private equity marketplace. Palico’s Most Popular Small Fundraisings* * Private Equity Fundraisings targeting less than $250 million… Read more

Palico in Focus – Finding the Right PE Investment (and Investor) Online: It’s All about Interests

If you’re a private equity investor, Palico, the world’s largest online PE fund marketplace, brings you investments focused specifically on your interests, for free. This eliminates time wasted hunting down the right opportunities. If you’re looking to raise capital, using Palico’s free data rooms to list fundraisings, co-investments or secondaries can get you direct access… Read more

PE KeyTrends – Fewer Buyouts Closed; Record Dry Powder

Highlights: – LBO Funds Close Fewer Deals; Dry Powder Hits Record – Does PE Face a Turbo-Charged Economy or Recession? – The Growing Appetite for First-Time Managers – Cirque de Soleil and TPG, or How to Invest in a Creative Business – The Momentum Behind GP M&A Builds – PE KeyTrends Quick Question Results BUYOUT… Read more

Palico in Focus – Where Anchor Investors Commit to First-Time PE Funds

Given the high percentage of first-time fundraisings on offer, it’s not surprising that anchor investors frequently find investments in Palico’s private equity marketplace. Some 40 percent of 320 investable fundraisings for classic primary vehicles on Palico (there’s an additional 101 secondary and co-investment opportunities) are first-time funds. Anchor Investors are a Fundraising Catalyst Anchor investors,… Read more

PE Data Snapshot – Secondaries Set for New Records in 2017

Over the past five years the secondary market for stakes in closed private equity funds has gone from strength to strength. Pricing over the last half-decade has been remarkably attractive for sellers, with the average price – expressed as a percentage of net asset value – never dipping below 91 percent. This illustrates strong long-term… Read more

Palico Global Private Equity Compass

Download Palico’s Global Private Equity Compass, Summer 2016 Palico is proud to present its second Global Private Equity Compass as part of its ongoing commitment to enhance the Palico PE Fund Marketplace by offering valuable data. The Compass is a survey of 179 general partners and 106 limited partners that contrasts and compares their PE… Read more

Palico Top 10 – The 10 Most Popular PE Emerging Market Fundraisings

When ranked by the number of data room requests over the past three months from 2,749 accredited investors looking for investments in Palico’s online private equity fund marketplace, what stands out among popular emerging market vehicles is their diversity, notably by geography and strategy. MOST POPULAR EMERGING MARKET FUNDRAISINGS Funds from All Over the World… Read more

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