Data & Intelligence

Year-End 2018 Global Private Capital Industry Statistics

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EMPEA’s year-end 2018 Industry Statistics reveal unprecedented levels of global investor interest in Emerging Asia, as well as a recovery in capital raised for private capital opportunities in Latin America and Africa. Funds raised and disclosed capital invested by private capital vehicles in emerging markets increased year over year by 39 percent and 27 percent, respectively. Download the Industry Statistics to view EMPEA’s complete array of fundraising and investment data by region, country, strategy, and sector, as well as this quarter’s regional highlights:

Africa: More Capital Raised, but Divergent Deal Trends
Emerging Asia: New Highs Across the Region
CEE and CIS: Another Mega Deal, Ukraine/CIS Revival Continues
Latin America: Strategies in Focus
Middle East: New Tech Opportunities

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 Co-Executive Chairman, 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