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LPEQ is an international private equity platform with a shared vision of shaping the industry and its place in the public markets. Its purpose is to engage market participants to deepen understanding of listed private equity, key investment considerations and of its inherent economic benefits


The British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) is the industry body and public policy advocate for the private equity and venture capital industry in the UK.

Invest Europe

Invest Europe is the association representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure sectors, as well as their investors.


Preqin is the alternative assets industry’s leading source of data and intelligence. Their products and services are utilized by more than 47,000 professionals located in over 90 countries for a range of activities including investor relations, fundraising and marketing, and market research.

Private Equity International

Private Equity International is the only global publication with a primary focus on the relationship between investors and fund managers in private equity: the LP-GP nexus. Registration required.

Private Equity Institute - Said Business School - University of Oxford

Produce impartial research on leading issues facing the private equity sector.

McKinsey Private Equity & Principal Investors

A routinely exceptional year, February 2017 Private Equity and Principal Investors Practice; McKinsey Global Private Markets Review

Bain & Co

Global Private Equity Report 2017. Registration required.

Coller Capital

Information on the private equity secondary market

PE Findings

Research from the Coller Institute at LBS in London. The publication showcases the best of the latest academic research on private equity from leading academic institutions around the world in a practitioner-friendly way. Its mission is to act as a bridge between the academic and practitioner communities in the private equity sector, informing rigorous academic research with real-life data and helping practitioners to use the findings to improve performance

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