Back to School: Funds raised with placement agents underperform


Private equity funds that use placement agents to help raise capital tend to underperform those that raise money on their own, according to a new study from SEC, University of Oregon and University of California, Berkeley School of Law researchers. ...

Take your pick!

  • Buyouts delivers exclusive news and analysis about private equity deals, fundraising, top-quartile managers and more. Get your FREE trial or subscribe now.
  • VC Journal provides exclusive news and analysis about venture capital deals, fundraising, top-quartile investors and more. Get your FREE trial or subscribe now.

This content is available for Buyouts subscribers only. Request a free trial to get access for a limited period

If you already have an active Buyouts subscription, please sign in to view this article.