THE CASH FLOW, RETURN AND RISK CHARACTERISTICS OF PRIVATE EQUITY
Ljungqvist A, Richardson M
Using a unique dataset of private equity funds over the last two decades, this paper analyzes the cash flow, return, and risk characteristics of private equity. Unlike previous studies, we have detailed cash flow data for each fund, rather than aggregate or accounting returns. We also know the exact timing of investments and capital returns to investors and the number and types of companies each fund invested in.You need to login to download this paper.
COLLER PRIZE PRESENTATION - YOUR FORMER EMPLOYEES MATTER: PRIVATE EQUITY FIRMS AND THEIR FINANCIAL ADVISORS
30 November 2010 by Siming L
By using a unique data set, Linus Siming studies how social networks formed by former employment relationships affect private equity firms’ choice of financial adviser. This paper provides new evi...More
24 November 2010 by Chung J-W
Winner of Coller Prize PhD category in 2010.More