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The Fundraising & IR Summit

The How-To Of Fundraising + Meet 20+ LPs: A Must For Knowledge & Networking

Delegates heard from GPs who have successfully fundraised and LPs looking to commit to fund managers globally, plus the latest fundraising data and tips for a successful fundraise from our expert speakers.

Topics covered included:
  • New fundraising data
  • What incentives are most attractive to LPs?
  • How do LPs get allocations in an oversubscribed fund?
  • Transparency and regulation
  • How do you secure a re-up?
  • Emerging managers and spin-outs
  • IR best practice
20+ LP speakers included:
  • Nicole Belytschko, CM CAPITAL CORPORATION
  • Malcolm C. Goepfert,
  • Karin Geldfeld, ABBOT DOWNING
    Malcom Goepfort  
    Kevin Tunick
    Malcolm C. Goepfert    Kevin J. Tunick
New For 2015! Fundraising Master Class

Understand the psychology of presenting to investors and perfect your pitch with our resident pitch expert Benjamin Ball in a new Fundraising Master Class. As well as teaching participants the tricks that will help them sell their fund, Benjamin interviewed leading LPs and GPs and get under the skin of the fundraising process.

Benjamin Ball

    Pitch expert, Benjamin Ball
Other programme highlights included:

  • New Fundraising Data – How much capital was raised in 2014 and what is the outlook for 2015? How much is too much capital in any part of the market?
  • What Secures A Re-Up? – How do LPs rank GPs beyond performance? Do GPs really know how LPs think?
  • Investor Relations 360 – Engaged Conversation discussion groups exploring best practice throughout the whole IR lifecycle

The Co-Investment Summit

A Whole Day Dedicated To The Hottest Trend In Private Equity

New for 2015, the Co-Investment Summit dedicated a whole day to the hottest trend in private equity.

Topics covered included: 

  • LPs' co-investment strategies
  • How are GPs allocating co-investment opportunities?
  • Due diligence
  • Co-investment practicalities - GPs speak out!
  • Strategy focus: co-investment for VC, Emerging Markets & Credit Strategies
  • New performance data
  • Throughout the lifecycle of the deal

Given the current buzz around co-investment, this new summit was a magnet for some of the most savvy and sophisticated LPs and delivered on both knowledge and networking.

20+ LP speakers included:

  • Stephen Whatmore, QIC
  • David Hartford, AERIS CAPITAL
  • Ray Newman, HOOPP
Maurice Gordon   Ray Newman
Maurice Gordon   Ray Newman
David Hartford   Stephen Whatmore
David Hartford   Stephen Whatmore

 Programme highlights included:

  • Co-Investment Strategy – Direct, co-investment fund or separate account; pre or post deal; passive or active? – LPs share their thoughts
  • How Do GPs Allocate Co-Investment Opportunities? – Biggest cheque, first out of the blocks or preferred partner? – GPs talk candidly
  • New Co-Investment Performance Data – How have co-investments performed against funds and what are the characteristics of a successful co-investment?
  • Co-Investment Fees & Terms – Too-Hot-To-Touch discussion under the Chatham House Rule. Find out what your peers really think about this controversial topic.

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