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Global Fund Performance Report (as of 3Q 2018)

2019

Global Fund Performance Report (as of 3Q 2018)

June 12, 2019

Global Fund Performance Report (as of 3Q 2018)
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PitchBook's Global PE & VC Fund Performance Report offers context around the granular datasets contained in PitchBook Benchmarks. This edition analyzes the varied results for private market strategies in 3Q 2018, utilizing the latest performance data. PitchBook analysts detail multiple shifts across private fund performance, with key takeaways including:
 
  • VC's retention of the top one-year horizon IRR spot at 18.9% over the last 12 months
  • Real assets' jump quarter-over-quarter from the prior publication, reversing a downward trend
  • How net cash flows from PE funds are still positive and thus pose a harbinger for continued strength in fundraising
  • Strong multiple growth for recent venture vintages, with the pooled 2017 TVPI moving above 1.0x for the first time thanks to paper gains