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Venture Capital Survey 2021: Market sentiment Image

Venture Capital Survey 2021: Market sentiment

13 Oct 2021
EIF & Invest Europe Research

The European Investment Fund (EIF) with the support of Invest Europe, published 'The VC Survey 2021: Market Sentiment,' a new report that provides an opportunity to retrieve unique market insights. The paper focuses on the market sentiment and the impact of COVID-19. The study looks at the current situation, developments in the recent past and expectations for the future.

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The VC Factor - Pandemic Edition

23 Sep 2021
EIF & Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe, in partnership with the European Investment Fund (EIF), published ‘The VC Factor - Pandemic Edition’, a new report illustrating European venture capital’s continued strong support for innovative and fast-growing start-ups in the immediate aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

Gender Distribution in The Top Management and Boards of Finnish Private-Equity-Backed Companies Image

Gender Distribution in The Top Management and Boards of Finnish Private-Equity-Backed Companies

18 Aug 2021
Finnish Venture Capital Association KPMG

A study conducted by the Finnish Venture Capital Association and KPMG examining gender diversity in the top management and boards of Finnish private-equity-backed companies.

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The Performance of European Private Equity Benchmark Report 2020 Image Members Icon

The Performance of European Private Equity Benchmark Report 2020

05 Jul 2021
Invest Europe Research

A transparent study of private equity returns. The findings show that European private equity strongly outperformed listed equity benchmarks to the end of 2020, underlining the industry’s resilience during the COVID-19 crisis and its consistent ability to support the long-term investors that guarantee the pensions and savings of European citizens.

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2020 Central and Eastern Europe Private Equity Statistics Image

2020 Central and Eastern Europe Private Equity Statistics

29 Jun 2021
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe report on private equity and venture capital markets of Central and Eastern Europe in 2020 and prior years.

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Private Equity at Work research report (published May 2021) Image Members Icon

Private Equity at Work research report (published May 2021)

27 May 2021
Invest Europe Research

Detailed evidence and analysis of the European private equity industry’s real contribution to employment, in 2019, and job creation, in 2018-19, and the far-reaching impact this has on the people, societies and economies of Europe.

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Investing in Europe: Private Equity activity 2020

06 May 2021

The most comprehensive analysis of fundraising, investment and divestment trends with data on more than 1,600 European private equity and venture capital firms, the 2020 statistics cover 89% of the €708bn in capital under management in Europe.

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2007-2020 data (Member only) XLSX 3.22 MB (Member only)
Underlying data (Member only) XLSX 985.82 KB (Member only)
Positioned for the Challenge: Capital Under Management & Dry Powder 2019 Image Members Icon

Positioned for the Challenge: Capital Under Management & Dry Powder 2019

11 Mar 2021
Invest Europe Research

In this report, we look at Capital Under Management and Dry Powder across private equity segments, from Buyouts to Generalist funds, and Growth capital to Venture Capital.

Report (Member only) PDF 2.04 MB (Member only)
Dataset (Member only) XLSX 244.46 KB (Member only)
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.

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Transaction value analysis 2007-2019 Image Members Icon

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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