Frédéric Godbout, the deputy head of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec’s private equity team, explains his team's approach to PE investing at PartnerConnect East in Boston on March 20, 2018. Photo by Sam Sutton.
U.S. fundraising approaches $50 bln through most of Q1
GPs returning with larger funds, faster
LPs bracing for declining performance
Five years into the hottest sustained period of fundraising in private equity’s history, U.S. general partners show no signs of cooling off. With roughly a week remaining in the first quarter, general partners had raised a little less than $50 ...