Home Authors Posts by Isobel Markham

Isobel Markham

Isobel Markham is Editor of Private Equity International, overseeing the editorial content of the monthly magazine and contributing news and analysis for PrivateEquityInternational.com. Based in New York, Isobel works closely with private equity-focused colleagues across PEI Media’s offices in New York, London and Hong Kong. She is a graduate of Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

No complacency for compliance

The message to GPs from our Private Fund Compliance Forum this week was clear: the SEC will be back.

BCG: ‘The successful firm of the future will look nothing like it does today’

In its latest paper, the consulting firm argues the private equity industry has not peaked, but to take advantage of the continued opportunity firms must get their own houses in order.

LISTEN: The top litigation risks for private funds in 2018

Proskauer’s Tim Mungovan and Josh Newville tell pfm about the key litigation risks for private equity this year in our first podcast.

Tax reform leaves firms weighing up the possibilities

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affects almost all aspects of how private equity funds are managed. Here’s what we know so far.

Carlyle loses private equity CFO to EJF Capital – exclusive

Thomas Mayrhofer takes up his new position at the firm, led by hedge fund manager Manny Friedman, in April.

The people business

With CFOs identifying talent attrition as one of the biggest risks facing their firms today, investing in human capital management is a no-brainer.

The state of regulation – timeline

The constraints prompted by the global financial crisis could be on the chopping block. In Part II of this regulation special, pfm examines whether a rollback is likely, and what it would mean for the industry.

Regulation retrospective: 10 years after the financial crisis

The constraints prompted by the global financial crisis could be on the chopping block. In Part I of this regulation special, pfm analyzes the changes since the crash.

The state of regulation – timeline

The constraints prompted by the global financial crisis could be on the chopping block. In Part II of this regulation special, pfm examines whether a rollback is likely, and what it would mean for the industry.

Regulation retrospective: 10 years after the financial crisis

The constraints prompted by the global financial crisis could be on the chopping block. In Part I of this regulation special, pfm analyzes the changes since the crash.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination