Tag Archives: Private equity

The 2016 Venture Capital & Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index

The 2016 VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index, designed and elaborated by IESE’s Center for International Finance, working in conjunction with EMLYON Business School, now ranks 125 economies around the globe for useful comparisons. Economies are analyzed according to hundreds of thousands of data points covering six key drivers: Economic activity, including GDP, expected real GDP growth and unemployment Depth …
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The Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index

This is the sixth edition of the Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index. The index measures the attractiveness of countries for investors in the venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) asset classes. It provides the most up-to-date aggregated information on the quality of the investment environment and an assessment of the ease …
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Leveraged buyouts: a practical guide to investment banking and private equity by Paul Pignataro.

Overview: A comprehensive look at the world of leveraged buyouts The private equity industry has grown dramatically over the past twenty years. Such investing requires a strong technical know-how in order to turn private investments into successful enterprises. That is why Paul Pignataro has created Leveraged Buyouts + Website: A Practical Guide to Investment Banking …
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The Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index 2014

The fifth edition of this index by IESE in collaboration with the EMLYON Business School aims to help investors identify the countries with the most potential for investment. The index measures the attractiveness of countries for investors in the venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) asset classes. It provides the most up-to-date aggregated information on the quality …
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The Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index 2013

The IESE Center of International Finance presents the fourth edition of its Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index. This index measures the attractiveness of countries for investors in the venture capital (VC) and private equity (PE) asset classes. It also provides the most up-to-date aggregated information on the quality of the investment environment …
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The Global VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index 2012

IESE has launched the 2012 edition of its Global Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index study, which measures the relative attractiveness of a country for investors in Venture Capital (VC) and Private Equity (PE) limited partnerships. The United States tops the ranking, followed by Canada, Britain, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Sweden, Germany …
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Global Private Equity Report 2011

Grant Thornton International has released its annual private equity (PE) report titled “A Force for Growth.” The study, based on interviews with 144 buyout firm executives worldwide, reveals that today’s uncertain global economic climate is the biggest challenge confronting the global PE industry. The study also revealed that successful firms are likely to have addressed …
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The World’s Most Attractive Venture Capital and Private Equity Destinations

IESE has launched the 2011 edition of its Global Venture Capital and Private Equity Country Attractiveness Index study, which measures the relative attractiveness of a country for investors in Venture Capital (VC) and Private Equity (PE) limited partnerships. Investors in Venture Capital and Private Equity (VC/PE) funds have a key objective: to get access to …
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The World’s Top 300 Private Equity Firms

Goldman Sachs’ came out on top of Private Equity International‘s latest list of the largest private equity firms, supplanting last year’s winner, TPG. The P.E.I. calculated that the Wall Street firm had raised nearly $55 billion for direct private equity investment over the past five years, up from the $49 billion that earned Goldman the …
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Time to engage-or fade away. What all owners should learn from the shakeout in private equity

This study addresses the question of how private-equity firms – and, by extension, all owners – can add to the competitive position of their companies. In addition, the study analyzes more than 100 academic articles examining the link between ownership type (public, family, and private equity) and governance practices and performance. It also features the …
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