A 17-chart breakdown of the US PE industry

June 6, 2017
In the PitchBook 1Q 2017 US PE Breakdown, our analysts sift through datasets covering deals, exits, fundraising and more to provide a comprehensive picture of the US private equity industry. Below are 17 charts from the report for a snapshot of the coverage:

DEALS

An expensive market contributes to declining activity

 

Add-ons show no sign of slowing

Software has grown more popular as of late

Larger deals on the way back

EXITS

Exit opportunities remain a question mark

 
 

Median exit size persisting at high level

Previous exit trends by sector remain

FUNDRAISING

The fundraising cycle continuing strong

 

Not easy raising a first-time fund

But targets are being hit at a record proportion

 

To get all the charts from the report, along with our analysis on the trends, download the free 1Q 2017 US PE Breakdown!

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