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  • Fiera Capital Acquires Clearwater Capital Partners

    Toronto Stock Exchange-listed asset management firm Fiera Capital Corporation has agreed to acquire Asia-focused credit and special situations investment firm Clearwater Capital Partners, an EMPEA member, for a total consideration of...Learn More

  • Sustainable Practices for Private Equity Funds Business

    There is increasing evidence that companies with strong environmental and social practices perform better financially. Cambridge Associates found that sustainability makes an even stronger contribution to the performance and...Learn More

  • Global Private Equity Barometer

    The Proportion of LPs Competing with GPs for Assets has Peaked. The UK buyouts market has become less attractive, say 44% of European PE investors LPs reject quotas to boost female representation in the private equity...Learn More

  • Scaling Impact Investing The Opportunity for Social and Financial Returns

    Two years ago, the United Nations General Assembly committed to achieving a universal series of metrics for progress in advancing conditions for “people, planet and prosperity.” The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are as...Learn More

  • Addressing the Increasing Challenges of Risk Management at Private Equity Firms

    Today’s interconnected, complicated and occasionally unstable global economy has resulted in a business environment where companies are faced with a complex web of risks that can have a material impact on their business if not...Learn More

  • Values Drive Value - Actis Responsible Investing Report

    Actis Macro forum features an interview with the governor of Egypt’s Central Bank and view on US- China relations Learn More

  • View the Full Report on Private Equity Investment in Turkey and Environs

    Globalturk Capital and EMPEA’s Second Annual Executive Briefing, with Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek For a prime example of the gap between the macro risks of a country, actual or perceived, and the reality on the ground of...Learn More

  • The Peace Dividend: Mitigating Challenges & Seizing Opportunities in Colombia's Post-Conflict Period

    Colombia's Congress on 20 November approved a final peace agreement ending a 52-year conflict between the government and the leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrilla group. Although implementation of the...Learn More

  • Investing in Development in Africa

    The past decade has seen a turnaround in African economic growth. From 1980 to 1989 Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by an average 1.8% per year. Between 1990 and 2000 GDP growth increased by 2.6% per year and by 5.3%...Learn More

  • Cuba: Ready for Business?

    US airline JetBlue will begin scheduled services to Cuba on August 31st, marking the latest step in the normalization of relations between Cuba and the United States. Since President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raúl...Learn More