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Continuation funds could provide sponsors with more time and capital to execute transformative sustainability initiatives.
Structured solutions can provide much needed liquidity without forcing LPs to crystalize a loss.
LPs are facing a difficult choice as they balance liquidity challenges with the deep discounts on offer in the secondaries market.
An understanding that responsible investing is essential to risk mitigation and value creation means ESG is playing a greater role in manager selection.
Emerging managers may be prepared to cede some ground on terms to get their first fund away, but regaining control can be challenging
Team composition, differentiated strategy and deal-sourcing prowess top investors’ emerging manager wish-list.
Despite a lack of infrastructure, emerging managers are stepping up on ESG and diversity.
Offering co-invest can be a powerful way of enticing investors into a fund, but this must be balanced against the reduced economics
Raising a debut fund is tougher than ever, but market dislocation could cause more managers to set up on their own.
Macroeconomic uncertainty means many investors are flocking to the familiar, but savvy LPs recognize that emerging managers outperform in a downturn.