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  • 5 Takeaways from EMPEA's Annual Report

    Private equity investors’ response to whipsawing global public markets is more often than not “keep calm and carry on.” That seems to be the case in emerging markets, according to the latest annual data published...Learn More

  • Q&A: Robert W van Zwieten, EMPEA

    The president and chief executive of EMPEA answers Real Deals' questions on Chinese slowdown, African acceleration and the case for private equity investment over stock markets. Learn More

  • A Conversation With: Robert van Zwieten, C.E.O. of Emerging Markets Private Equity Association

    According to data from the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association in Washington, D.C., the Indian private equity industry’s fund-raising in the quarter that ended in September fell 55 percent compared to the same period a...Learn More

  • Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets Survey: The Results Explained

    The Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA) has published the results of its Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets Survey. The report provides an overview of the current recruitment dynamics within private...Learn More

  • After ‘Taper Tantrum,’ Emerging Markets Private Equity Still Lures Investors

    Have emerging markets truly lost their allure? Following the “taper tantrum” in May, emerging markets experienced a bout of volatility across fixed income, currencies and equities, only to be treated to news in October...Learn More

  • CNBC Africa: Investment 360 with Robert van Zwieten

    Investors are operating in a uniquely challenging climate, and the global economic and political landscape has had a significant impact on investor strategies. Leading fund managers actively use many value creation levers to extract...Learn More

  • Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets

    In the competitive profession of private equity, what keeps managing partners up at night? For many prominent emerging market fund managers, some of whom seemingly face few binding resource constraints, the answer is often something...Learn More

  • Beyond BRIC: The Next Breakout Stars of Emerging Markets

    One of the most-told economic stories of the past decade is perhaps the rise of so-called BRIC nations: Brazil, Russia, India and China. Now, according to at least one researcher, the BRIC economies are being overtaken by a new...Learn More

  • Chart of the week: the growth pains of EM private equity

    High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. Private equity is back in the headlines with huge buyout bids planned for EE and...Learn More

  • Private equity funds raised $40.3 billion for emerging markets: EMPEA

    Emerging market private equity funds in 2012 had their best year for raising capital since 2008, pulling in $40.3 billion, although the amount of money committed to investment dropped as less flowed into sector juggernauts China and...Learn More