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EMPEA Insight: Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) (Jan./Feb. 2010)

EMPEA Insight: Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) (Jan./Feb. 2010)

The private equity industry in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), inclusive of Southeastern Europe and the Baltics, has faced a number of challenges over the past year. Institutional investors...
EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 4

EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 4

Featured articles include: 2009 in Perspective and Predictions for 2010; Agribusiness Private Equity: The Fertile Sector; Inaugural Private Equity in Africa Executive Summit—London; 5th...
EMPEA Insight: Latin America (ex-Brazil) (Dec. 2009)

EMPEA Insight: Latin America (ex-Brazil) (Dec. 2009)

Latin America has undoubtedly been affected by the global financial downturn. Investment levels dropped dramatically in 2009, echoing the “wait and see” sentiment that has been playing...
EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 3

EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 3

Features articles include: RMB Funds—The Current State and Way Forward: A Legal and Tax Wish List (Expert Commentary); Distressed Private Equity: Is There an Attractive Investment Opportunity...
EMPEA Insight: Sub-Saharan Africa (Oct. 2009)

EMPEA Insight: Sub-Saharan Africa (Oct. 2009)

The Sub-Saharan African opportunity represents one of the biggest growth stories in emerging markets private equity. Once generally overlooked by investors, fundraising activity in Sub-Saharan...
EMPEA Insight: China (Sep. 2009)

EMPEA Insight: China (Sep. 2009)

Investors continue to be extremely optimistic about China. The country’s growth story not only remains intact, but is also enabling China to ascend in the global economic order and lead other...
EMPEA Insight: India (July/Aug. 2009)

EMPEA Insight: India (July/Aug. 2009)

Private equity activity in India has grown rapidly over the last five years, buoyed by a surging economy with annual growth rates averaging over 8.5% through the end of 2008.
EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 2

EM PE Quarterly Review – Volume V, Issue 2

Featured articles include: Plugging the Financing Gap: Is There a Growing Role for Mezzanine and Debt Funds?; 2009 LP Survey Results: LPs Still Find Emerging Markets Private Equity Attractive...
EMPEA Insight: Brazil (June 2009)

EMPEA Insight: Brazil (June 2009)

Brazil continues to dominate Latin America’s private equity scene, drawing over 80% of the region’s fundraising capital and 40% of its investment dollars in 2008.
EMPEA Insight: MENA (May 2009)

EMPEA Insight: MENA (May 2009)

Strong fiscal and economic policies among governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), including ongoing heavy investment in local projects, have enabled the region to better weather the...
EMPEA has served as a useful reference platform for CDPQ by helping to define the eligible universe of fund managers in growth markets. Membership provides background data and a...

Rashad Kaldany | Executive Vice-President and Growth Markets, CDPQ

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