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Rebecca Akrofie

Rebecca Akrofie is a News Reporter at private funds management covering private equity management, regulation and legislative developments.

‘The fund industry has worked hard on gender equality’

Rebecca Fuller, a director at fund valuation advisor Duff & Phelps, speaks to pfm about developing the firm’s women’s network and working towards achieving her ultimate goal

Demanding a tighter ship

LPs are calling for improved governance structures within funds, including better transparency on fees and performance calculations, according to data from Vistra.

Demanding a tighter ship

LPs are calling for improved governance structures within funds, including better transparency on fees and performance calculations, according to data from Vistra.

Avoid being taken for ransom

In the wake of escalated and more frequent cyberattacks on financial service and government entities, global regulators are stepping up supervision on cybersecurity protocols.

‘The fund industry has worked hard on gender equality’

Rebecca Fuller, a director at fund valuation advisor Duff & Phelps, speaks to pfm about developing the firm’s women’s network and working towards achieving her ultimate goal

‘We raised $1m in less than five days’

The MoonSail Capital and Clearlake partners who founded ‘Private Equity 4 Puerto Rico’ tell pfm about their $10m effort to provide relief to the US territory in its hour of need.

Being Brexit-savvy

Fund managers have the ability to navigate even the trickiest of outcomes.

A larger slice of the pie

Salaries for junior staff in Europe are rising faster than for those at the top of the tree. Rebecca Akrofie finds out what is driving the numbers.

LPs: ‘Aggressive culture’ puts women off GP roles

Work-life balance is also better at LPs than at fund managers, research by Coller Capital found.

Being Brexit-savvy

Fund managers have the ability to navigate even the trickiest of outcomes. Rebecca Akrofie lays out the marketing options