Private equity outlook: investors focus on lifecycle stages in Europe 2013-2017

Private equity investors focus on different lifecycle stages in Europe from 2013 to 2017

by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jan 17, 2018
Private equity outlook: investors focus on lifecycle stages in Europe 2013-2017 The statistic displays the shifts in the focus of private equity investors in their business operations between 2013 and 2017. With 31 percent, the majority of investors in 2017 claimed to be concentrating on new investments, which was down from 38 percent of respondents in 2016. Another 28 percent expected to be developing portfolio companies in 2017, which was up from 23 percent of respondents in 2016.
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Private equity investors focus on different lifecycle stages in Europe from 2013 to 2017

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20132014201520162017
Making new investments17%35%34%38%31%
Developing portfolio companies29%27%31%23%28%
Divesting existing investments16%23%25%26%23%
Fundraising12%11%17%12%10%
Extending existing funds12%7%4%1%7%
20132014201520162017
Making new investments17%35%34%38%31%
Developing portfolio companies29%27%31%23%28%
Divesting existing investments16%23%25%26%23%
Fundraising12%11%17%12%10%
Extending existing funds12%7%4%1%7%
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by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jan 17, 2018
The statistic displays the shifts in the focus of private equity investors in their business operations between 2013 and 2017. With 31 percent, the majority of investors in 2017 claimed to be concentrating on new investments, which was down from 38 percent of respondents in 2016. Another 28 percent expected to be developing portfolio companies in 2017, which was up from 23 percent of respondents in 2016.
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