News & Analysis

DOWNLOAD: Which service providers offer automated waterfall calculations?

Our list provides key details on providers of automated waterfall calculation software, updated and delivered monthly.
The Future 40

Future 40: The next leaders of private equity

Pfingsten Partners' CFO Andrew Petri is among the operators and lawyers to make sister title Private Equity International's list of the 40 individuals aged under 40 set to shape private equity over the next decade.

WithumSmith+Brown: How to approach PE valuations

Tom Angell, practice leader of WithumSmith+Brown’s Financial Services Group, outlines the AICPA’s new valuation guide and how managers can keep LPs and a vigilant SEC happy by mitigating financial reporting risk.

Which law firms have secondaries expertise?

A snapshot of law firms' secondaries work in 2018 by volume, deal count, strategy and more from sister publication Secondaries Investor's annual survey.

A $40k reminder about fiduciary duty

A relatively small settlement with the SEC points to a much bigger issue of note for PE firms.

Abraaj’s Naqvi denied bail on flee fears

The size of the alleged fraud, the involvement of the US government and his high-level political connections in Pakistan make granting the Abraaj founder bail too great a risk, a UK court decided.

A courtroom drama that will turn up the due diligence heat

As the Abraaj case plays out in the criminal courts, the impact on private equity investors and the GP-LP relationship will become palpable.
jigsaw, challenge

ILPA’s GP-leds guidance comes with implementation challenges

Disclosure, the role of the LPAC and status quo options may make some GP-led restructurings unaligned with the industry body's guidelines, according to Cleary Gottlieb.

Meketa: Under-capitalized firms at risk in a downturn

Private markets veteran Allan Emkin reflects on how the GP world will shake out in a downturn.

How GPs can take the lead on GP-leds

On the heels of ILPA’s recent best practices on GP-led secondaries, BRG’s Finbarr O’Connor and Gavin Farrell take a practical look at issues important to LPs, and how GPs can address the guidance as they formulate transactions.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination