Preqin’s Monthly PE Spotlight

Preqin’s October private equity newsletter issue focuses on fundraising. The full results of a rather sparse quarter for global private equity fundraising are examined in detail in our quarterly update, while the feature article suggests approachs fund managers should take to secure investments in the current environment.

Read below for an in-depth look at endowments as an investor class, and newly available performance data. Private equity performance is still sliding, but evidence suggests that it may be bottoming out, with early indications that mid-year figures will see stabilization and possibly improvement in the first quarter.

PE Spotlight Oct 2009