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Performance Persistence: Is It There, and Can It Be Exploited?

Jun 3rd, 2021 | Filed under: Featured Post, Private Equity, Manager Selection, Newly Added, Hedge Funds

By Hossein Kazemi, PhD, CFA, Isenberg School of Management and CAIA Association By the end of 2020, only 0.72% of all active US mutual funds had finished in the top quartile every year since 2016. Among mutual funds, mid-cap funds displayed the highest degree of persistence: 1.47% of them haveRead More


Do Private Equity Alternative Vehicles Benefit Some LPs More Than Others?

Feb 25th, 2021 | Filed under: Featured Post, Private Equity, Newly Added

By Josh Lerner, Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking at the Harvard Business School This post summarizes the following study, which is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics: Lerner, Josh and Mao, Jason and Schoar, Antoinette and Zhang, Nan R., Investing Outside the Box: Evidence from Alternative Vehicles in PrivateRead More


Don’t count on multiple expansion and leverage anymore

Aug 25th, 2020 | Filed under: State of the Industry, Featured Post, Private Equity, Private Debt, Newly Added

By Wu Guowei Jack, CFA – Director of Content, APAC at CAIA Association Late Cycle Risks In the private markets world, the term “late cycle risks” has been much bandied about in recent years. A combination of high-entry multiples, high leverage, and a record amount of dry powder no doubtRead More


Complications in Regards to Accessing Private Equity Funds

Sep 1st, 2014 | Filed under: Private Equity, Hedge Funds

Guest columnist Andrew Smith, CAIA, looks at the complications involved in accessing private equity funds.Read More


Private Equity: Sometimes you get what you need…

Feb 8th, 2012 | Filed under: Private Equity, Manager Selection, Hedge Funds

2011 was the year private equity managers learned to accept that what they got even if it wasn't always quite what they wanted. Investors talk about what they want and need in 2012.Read More