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Private Equity in CEE: Creating Value and Continued Growth Image

Private Equity in CEE: Creating Value and Continued Growth

11 Feb 2021
Invest Europe

The report offers an in-depth study of private equity’s role in innovation and economic development across Central and Eastern Europe through detailed case studies of companies backed by private equity investors during 2015-2019.

Download PDF 8.26 MB
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Transaction value analysis 2007-2019

15 Jan 2021
Invest Europe Research

Brand new analysis of Venture and Buyout statistics, looking at the transaction value of Venture-backed and Buyout investments.

Report (Member only) PDF 2.67 MB (Member only)
Dataset (Member only) XLSX 860.08 KB (Member only)
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Research methodology sectoral classification

11 Jan 2021
Invest Europe Research

This document provides the conversion table from Invest Europe sectoral classification to NACE codes.

Download XLSX 96.68 KB
The insight: Europe’s private equity industry during COVID-19 and beyond Image

The insight: Europe’s private equity industry during COVID-19 and beyond

26 Nov 2020
Arthur D. Little & Invest Europe

A forward-looking Market Sentiment Survey capturing the views of more than 350 GPs and LPs on the future of the private equity industry in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Full report PDF 751.52 KB
White paper PDF 5.04 MB
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H1 2020 European Private Equity Activity

02 Nov 2020
Invest Europe Research

The H1 2020 activity data report provides a semi-annual review of fundraising, investment and divestment trends for European private equity and venture capital activity. Please note that this data is preliminary and subject to change.

Download PDF 3.88 MB
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Brexit Q&A

15 Oct 2020
Invest Europe

A Q&A document addressing the potential implications of the UK leaving the EU for private equity firms, their investors and their portfolio companies.

Download (Member only) PDF 622.45 KB (Member only)
Benchmarking Public and Private Markets with the Public Market Equivalent (PME) Image Members Icon

Benchmarking Public and Private Markets with the Public Market Equivalent (PME)

12 Oct 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe’s report on benchmarking public and private markets investments analyses the different metrics available for measuring private equity fund performance. It identifies the strengths and weaknesses of the internal rate of return (IRR), multiple of invested capital (MOIC) and public market equivalent (PME).

Download (Member only) PDF 353.34 KB (Member only)
The Performance of European Private Equity Benchmark Report 2019 Image Members Icon

The Performance of European Private Equity Benchmark Report 2019

12 Oct 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe’s 2019 private equity performance benchmark report measures European private equity returns against relevant stock market indices, as well as private equity funds from North America and the rest of the world on a range of metrics.

Download (Member only) PDF 1.76 MB (Member only)
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Member Directory 2020

30 Sep 2020
Invest Europe

The Invest Europe Member Directory provides up to date details on every member firms, including key contacts, company type, financing stages, investment sectors, office locations, company profile, and more. A printed version is distributed to all member firms and to a number of policymakers and industry experts. The searchable, digital version is available for download by Invest Europe Members only.

Download (Member only) PDF 12.13 MB (Member only)
Supporting Europe’s jobs - Private Equity at Work research report Image Members Icon

Supporting Europe’s jobs - Private Equity at Work research report

17 Sep 2020
Invest Europe Research

Detailed evidence and analysis of the European private equity industry’s contribution to employment and job creation in Europe.

Full report PDF 5.54 MB
Fact sheet PDF 190.46 KB
Underlying Data (Member only) XLSX 1.78 MB (Member only)
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