Chart of the week: Top 10 oversubscribed funds this year collected nearly $3.3 bln more than sought

Even with overall fundraising by U.S. sponsors down from last year, individual funds are still beating their targets. The accompanying table shows the top ten funds closed in 2016 by the amount of capital they were oversubscribed by. Of the year’s closed funds with listed targets, they are nearly unanimously (96.6 percent) going beyond those goals.