Private Equity Funds Performance, Risk and Selection

Phalippou, Ludovic (2010) Private Equity Funds Performance, Risk and Selection. CFA Institute Conference Proceedings Quarterly, 27 (3).


As an asset class, private equity has generally enjoyed very favorable coverage in the financial media. Academic studies indicate, however, that private equity’s performance is not as robust as the media suggest. In addition, investing in private equity carries unique risks.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Alternative Investments; Private Equity; Venture Capital; finance
Subject(s): Finance
Date Deposited: 01 Aug 2012 14:06
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2017 11:32
Funders: N/A

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