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PitchBook Executives Invited to Shed Light on Private and Public Financial Market Trends at Global Industry Conferences

November 01, 2017

SEATTLE, WA – November 1, 2017 – PitchBook, the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets, today announced its participation in several industry conferences taking place throughout the month of November, including; Morningstar Investment Conference, Euro Growth and ACG OC. PitchBook executives will deliver keynote presentations on various topics such as the state of M&A activity globally, an update on private equity with a concentration in the SaaS sector, and private market fund returns with a specific focus on the Italian markets. Well-attended by top performing investors and business leaders, PitchBook’s insights will help inform conference goers’ 2018 investment strategy and business roadmaps.
PitchBook will be speaking at the following industry conferences throughout Q4 2017:
Morningstar Investment Conference: A Look at Private Equity Returns and Activity
Adley Bowden; Vice President of Market Development & Analysis, PitchBook
When: Wednesday, November 8 at 11:45 a.m.
Where: UniCredit Pavilion, Piazza Gae Aulenti, 10, 20154 Milano, Italy
Description: Mr. Bowden will provide an in-depth review of private equity and venture capital activity and performance in Italy, Europe and global markets at the Morningstar Investment Conference in Milan. His session will review deal flow, fundraising activity, return metrics as well as emerging trends like SPACs and their impact on traditional institutional investing.
Link: http://corporate1.morningstar.com/IT/Conferences/Morningstar-Investment-Conference-Home/
Euro Growth: M&A Update and Trends
Who: Douglas Trafalet; Managing Director, PitchBook
When: Monday, November 6 at 4:45 p.m.
Where: Hilton London Bankside, London, England
Description: Mr. Trafalet will be lead a panel discussion on the state of M&A throughout Europe, with a special focus on cross-Atlantic M&A deal activity. Panelists include:
  • Bruce K. Fenton, Partner, Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • Mike Hinchliffe, Head of Sales, Merrill Corporation
  • Richard Shaw, Investment Director, Growth Capital Partners
Link: http://www.eurogrowth.org/
ACG OC – SoCal Capital Summit: Keynote Presentation
Who: John Gabbert, founder and CEO, PitchBook
When: Wednesday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m. PST
Where: Irvine Marriott, 18000 Von Karman Ave, Irvine, CA
Description: Mr. Gabbert is opening the SoCal Capital Summit by sharing an update on key issues influencing overall capital market trends, while highlighting Southern California’s most dynamic economic sectors including Aerospace & Defense, Craft Beer, eSports, cloud computing and SaaS and healthcare.
Link: https://www.acg.org/occ/events/acg-oc-socal-capital-summit
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About PitchBook
PitchBook is a financial data and software company that provides transparency into the capital markets to help professionals discover and execute opportunities with confidence and efficiency. PitchBook collects and analyzes detailed data on the entire venture capital, private equity and M&A landscape—including public and private companies, investors, funds, investments, exits and people. The company's data and analysis are available through the PitchBook Platform, industry news and in-depth reports. Founded in 2007, PitchBook has offices in Seattle, New York and London and serves more than 12,000 professionals around the world. In 2016, Morningstar acquired PitchBook, which now operates as an independent subsidiary.
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