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Data & Industry Statistics

1H 2018 Global Private Capital Industry Statistics

1H 2018 Global Private Capital Industry Statistics

According to EMPEA 1H 2018 Industry Statistics private capital fundraising and investment activity in emerging markets (“EM”) increased by 11% and 21%, respectively, in the first half of 2018,...
EMPEA Data Insights (1H 2018)

EMPEA Data Insights (1H 2018)

The EMPEA Data Insights are quarterly updates of high-level trends and notable developments in all major emerging market regions plus Brazil, China, and India. The Data Insights offer unique access...
Year-End 2017 Global Private Capital Industry Statistics

Year-End 2017 Global Private Capital Industry Statistics

EMPEA Year-End 2017 Industry Statistics reveals : 1. The composition of fundraising by strategy has shifted as venture capital, infrastructure and private credit continue to gain ground. In line...
Sub-Saharan Africa Data Insight (1H 2018)

Sub-Saharan Africa Data Insight (1H 2018)

Despite fund manager A.P. Moller Capital raising US$215 million in Q1 2018, the absence of additional large fund closes in Q2 pulled down fundraising totals for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) by 9%,...
MENA Data Insight (1H 2018)

MENA Data Insight (1H 2018)

Just one private capital fund targeting the Middle East and North Africa reported a close in 1H 2018, with SEAF’s Morocco Growth Fund recording a first close of US$18 million in April. While the...
Latin America Data Insight (1H 2018)

Latin America Data Insight (1H 2018)

The geographic distribution of fundraising in Latin America has shifted sharply over the last few years as investors respond to improving conditions in the region’s largest market. In 2016, 55% of...
India Data Insight (1H 2018)

India Data Insight (1H 2018)

Private capital activity in India continues to flourish, as fundraising and investment in the first half of 2018 increased 44% and 26%, respectively, from 1H 2017. Encouraged by government...
Emerging Asia Data Insight (1H 2018)

Emerging Asia Data Insight (1H 2018)

Fundraising for Emerging Asia reached a new high of US$28 billion in 1H 2018, driven by China and pan-Asia funds, which raised a combined US$24 billion. Notably, Carlyle Asia Partners V reached a...
CEE and CIS Data Insight (1H 2018)

CEE and CIS Data Insight (1H 2018)

Managers in CEE and CIS deployed US$533 million through just 32 deals in 1H 2018—representing year-on-year declines of 40% and 78%, respectively. However, the US$510 million of new capital raised...
China Data Insight (1H 2018)

China Data Insight (1H 2018)

Venture capital (VC) activity in China has risen at an unprecedented pace since 2016, with a striking 165% increase in VC deals from Q1 to Q2 2018. While the pool of traditional VC funds active in...
EMPEA represents the leading global investors in EM. I look forward to working alongside to drive much-needed capital for financing entrepreneurs and businesses worldwide.

Renuka Ramnath | Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Private Limited

EMPEA plays an important and energetic role across the markets it represents, driving outreach and research initiatives, and promoting the role of private capital.

Brian Lim | Partner and Head of Asia and Emerging Markets, Pantheon Ventures

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

I’m honored to join fellow industry pioneers in the leadership of an unparalleled network, filled with first movers, shaping the future of industries and communities.

Dr. Andrew Kuper | Founder and CEO, LeapFrog Investments

EMPEA's market and industry intelligence opens doors to new sources of capital.  I look forward to the future success of EMPEA and its members

Torbjorn Caesar | Senior Partner, Actis

While there are certainly challenges for the industry, the opportunities abound in our target markets and globally, making a global association like EMPEA more relevant than ever.

Drew Guff | Managing Director & Founding Partner, Siguler Guff & Company