Annual activity statistics

Robust industry data

An annual survey, undertaken on behalf of Invest Europe, that collects comprehensive and robust activity data on fundraising, investment and divestment from about 1,400 private equity and venture capital firms in Europe. Data may be subject to change.

Invest Europe updates its annual activity statistics in the first week of May with data on the previous year. The updates also contain restatements of historic data if more information became available. Audit efforts are conducted in close coordination with data contributors and partnering national associations to ensure the best coverage and consistent application of methodology and definitions.

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European Private Equity Activity Report 2018

3 May 2019, Invest Europe Research

The Invest Europe Yearbook - 2018 European Private Equity Activity - is the most comprehensive source for European private equity fundraising, investment and divestment data. With data on more than 1,400 European private equity firms, the 2018 statistics cover 89% of the €688bn capital under management on the European market.

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European Private Equity Activity Data 2018

3 May 2019, Invest Europe Research

The Invest Europe Yearbook - 2018 European Private Equity Activity - is the most comprehensive source for European private equity fundraising, investment and divestment data. With data on more than 1,400 European private equity firms, the 2018 statistics cover 89% of the €688bn capital under management on the European market.

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European Private Equity Activity Report 2018 - Underlying Data

3 May 2019, Invest Europe Research

Underlying data and graphs of the 2018 European Private Equity Activity Report.
When available, longer timeframe data is included.

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