Rank #1: LatAm LPs Ramp Up Real Estate Exposure
Oct 07 2016
Rank #2: First-Time Fundraisings: Challenges and Opportunities
Raising first-time funds is hard, but placing capital with big established managers you haven’t previously backed is also hard.
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Dec 21 2018
Rank #3: The Current Trends in Secondaries & Direct Investing
Two industry veterans discuss the market for secondaries and direct investments, the pricing environment, and more.
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Nov 25 2016
Rank #6: Using Big Data to Value Customers
The value of a consumer-facing business can be predicted by the life-time value of its customers, says a pioneering Wharton professor.
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Aug 15 2016
Rank #7: Powerhouses in Private Equity: Tom Lister, Permira
Aug 10 2017
Rank #13: How Corporates are Going Green: The Rise of Renewable Power-Purchase Agreements
Far from witnessing “doom and gloom” around climate change, two leaders in renewable energy at KPMG are working with corporations around the world to transfer from “brown energy” to green. The shift is starting with Corporate Power Purchase Agreements (CPPAs) whereby massive consumers of energy contract with renewable suppliers for direct access to green energy. Not only are these agreements carbon-free, they are less expensive than business as usual. The interview also includes commentary on the challenges of structuring CPPAs, the institutional investors eager to finance them, and the broader corporate movement toward a carbon-neutral world.
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Sep 17 2019
Rank #14: Columbia’s Bruce Greenwald: Are Corporate Profits Sustainable?
Bruce Greenwald of Columbia Business School talks about the current state of financial markets, the death of U.S. manufacturing, and why the service sector is likely to support today's historically high corporate profit levels.
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Jul 18 2016