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PreqinSolutions Preqin 'Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets, H1 2019'

From Preqin:
"With asset valuations currently at record levels, many in the industry believe we are at the peak of the equity cycle and are due a correction. Preqin's H1 2019 Investor Outlook presents the results of our survey of over 400 investors at the end of last year, which reveals that investors are still planning to increase their allocations to alternatives in 2019..."

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Posted: 24 April, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin '2019 Preqin Private Capital Compensation and Employment Review'

About the review:
"The 2019 Preqin Private Capital Compensation and Employment Review is the industry’s leading compensation guide. It details employment practices and compensation packages for 106 private capital firms and includes compensation data for more than 90 positions, 20 of which are real estate specific."

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Posted: 24 April, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin 'Have Declining Cryptocurrency Prices Driven Hedge Funds Away?'

From Preqin:
"Cryptocurrency hedge funds – those investing directly in or through crypto-related securities – had a challenging year in 2018: top-tier coins like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple are down by 80%, 91% and 92% respectively from their all-time highs. In our recent blog, we take a look at recent performance and fund launches in the space, and also speak to Sychronicity, a cryptocurrency hedge fund."

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Posted: 24 April, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin 'Opportunity Zone Funds: Investors Waiting in the Wings'

From Preqin:
"Opportunity Zone Funds (OZFs) have grown in prominence in recent years. Preqin recently conducted a survey of investors to gauge their perception of these new investment vehicles and to understand their investment plans going forwards."

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Posted: 24 April, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'Little Change in Female Representation at Private Equity Firms since 2017'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Women represent 18% of employees in the private equity industry in 2019. This is not only the lowest proportion of any alternative asset class, but is unchanged from Preqin’s last analysis of the industry in November 2017."

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Posted: 25 March, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'Still Ample Room for Growth in Private Debt'

From Preqin Solutions:
"2018 was another strong year for private debt. Fundraising exceeded $100bn for the fourth consecutive year and global assets under management (AUM) hit a record $769bn as at June 2018 (the latest data available), meaning that the asset class is now larger than infrastructure and natural resources combined."

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Posted: 25 March, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'A Cautious Approach for Private Equity'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Private equity has enjoyed a period of unprecedented success over the past decade, and the asset class is continuing to grow in importance, not only for institutional investors but also the wider economy and society as well. We look at the four core themes that underpin this growth."

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Posted: 25 March, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'A Pivotal Year for Infrastructure'

From Preqin Solutions:
"The infrastructure industry is in a healthy state as we enter 2019, with assets under management (AUM) at a record $491bn as at June 2018. Despite recent strong performance and growth, 2019 will not be without challenges and could prove a deciding year for the industry."

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Posted: 25 March, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'Alternatives in 2019: Sticking with the Program'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Mark O’Hare, Chief Executive at Preqin discusses what the year ahead may hold for the alternative assets industry."

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Posted: 25 March, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions research 'Don’t Believe the Hype – Collecting Data in a Post-Truth World'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Adages about lies, damned or otherwise, and their relationships to statistics are often used to imply a disingenuousness on the part of the accused. In this paper, Mark O’Hare, Chief Executive at Preqin, discusses some of the issues that face companies seeking to gather financial data, and how their processes and assumptions can affect the intelligence on which financial decisions are made."

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Posted: 19 February, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions research 'First Time Private Debt Fundraising'

From Preqin Solutions:
"As overall private debt fundraising levels increased steadily in recent years, first-time fundraising fell to a six-year low. In this research report, we examine first-time private debt fundraising statistics over the past 10 years."

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Posted: 19 February, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions research 'Infrastructure Deals in the US'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Infrastructure deal activity in the US hit record levels in 2017, and has continued to be strong in 2018, with 690 deals completed through the year. In this report we contextualize these record levels with infrastructure deals data from the past 10 years."

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Posted: 19 February, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions post 'Private Debt Fundraising Sees Strategy Shifts'

From the post:
"Direct lending and distressed debt fundraising – traditionally the largest portions of the private debt market – both saw declines in aggregate capital raised in 2018. Direct lending fundraising was significantly down from $68bn in 2017 to $45bn in 2018, while distressed debt fundraising fell from $33bn to $21bn over the same period."

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Posted: 19 February, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions post 'Infrastructure Deal Activity Stalls'

From the post:
"Renewable energy increasingly accounts for the bulk of infrastructure investments, going from representing 45% of deals completed in 2016 to 57% in 2018. Additionally, the largest deal completed in 2018 was the sale of Innogy to E.ON SE for €20bn; the largest renewable energy deal ever completed."

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Posted: 19 February, 2019
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions case study 'A rapid route to data gathering and processing'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Fenghe Fund Management, a leading Asia-based private equity firm, deploys Preqin Solutions’ flagship modules to enhance performance and increase operational efficiencies. Preqin Solutions private capital management software helped FengHe gain more control over data with a centralized and transparent data repository; eliminate data inconsistencies and inaccuracies, making it more reliable; save several weeks of man hours by automating manual processes..."

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Posted: 18 December, 2018
PreqinSolutions Preqin Special Report 'Digitization of Private Capital Operations'

About the report:
"Drawing from the results of our survey of 300 private capital fund managers and the insights from industry experts, this report looks at how technology is disrupting the operational landscape in the private capital industry. It examines how private capital firms are using technological solutions and the factors that are driving spend in technology, as well as how satisfied firms are with their current solutions."

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Posted: 24 October, 2018
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'Guide to Integrating ESG Throughout Your Fund’s Lifecycle'

About the Guide:
"ESG activities are no longer limited to ethics-based negative screening. For a modern-day investment program to be successful, ESG needs to be at the heart of business practices and strategy. To maximise effectiveness, ESG strategy needs to be systematically embedded throughout the life of the fund. Check our guide to know how you can integrate ESG throughout your fund’s lifecycle."

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Posted: 27 September, 2018
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions 'Organizational Alignment in Software Implementation'

From Preqin Solutions:
"Preparing new software could be scary. Our clients, partners and prospects alike expend a considerable amount of energy preparing over system deployment. While the software will lead to automation and efficiencies, it also requires an honest review of how constituent teams will interact with the solution."

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Posted: 27 September, 2018
PreqinSolutions Preqin Solutions recap 'Customer Round Table: A Step Towards Engaging Further With Customers'

About the event:
"On 20 September 2018, Preqin Solutions held its inaugural Customer Round Table event with a selection of customers at its London offices. The event was a unique opportunity to hear the views of industry leaders, including APAX Partners, Altor, Caledonia, AMP, EV Private Equity, IK Investments and Montagu."

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Posted: 27 September, 2018



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