Chart of the Week: U.S. PE Index At 91.8 At End of Third Quarter: PEGCC

The PEGCC attributed the decrease principally to declines in private equity exits. It also cited lower investment and fundraising volume. The index was designed to measure overall U.S. private equity market based on fundraising volume, private equity investment volume and exit volume data and is derived from consolidated data from Thomson Reuters (the publisher of Buyouts) and PitchBook, and analysis by PEGCC.