Topic

Date Range

  • 2018

    • 2Q 2018

    • 1Q 2018

  • 2017

    • 4Q 2017

    • 3Q 2017

    • 2Q 2017

    • 1Q 2017

  • 2016

    • 4Q 2016

    • 3Q 2016

    • 2Q 2016

    • 1Q 2016

  • 2015

    • 4Q 2015

    • 3Q 2015

    • 2Q 2015

    • 1Q 2015

  • 2014

    • 4Q 2014

    • 3Q 2014

    • 2Q 2014

    • 1Q 2014

  • 2013

    • 4Q 2013

    • 3Q 2013

    • 2Q 2013

    • 1Q 2013

  • 2012

    • 4Q 2012

    • 3Q 2012

    • 2Q 2012

    • 1Q 2012

  • 2011

    • 4Q 2011

    • 2Q 2011

  • Specific Dates

Report center

featured report

1Q 2018European PE Breakdown
European PE Breakdown
Following three consecutive years of strong activity, European PE deal flow declined substantially in the first quarter of 2018. However, that could be a temporal anomaly—a flurry of announced deals have yet to close. In our 1Q 2018 European PE Breakdown, our analysts delve into what is behind the decline in dealmaking on the continent, analyzing activity by region, size, sector and more, including a spotlight on the Nordics.
Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Analyst Note: Private debt performance warrants a second look

1Q 2018

PitchBook Analyst Note: Private debt performance warrants a second look

PitchBook's latest analyst note explores the performance of private debt strategies and how PE firms may find them key areas for expansion, primarily as other traditional PE strategies have become more and more crowded and competitive.

Available for download:
download report
Private Equity Outlook: 1Q Follow-Up

2018

Private Equity Outlook: 1Q Follow-Up

This research note represents something novel: our first explicit quarterly review of key themes proposed in our 2018 PE Outlook. In this note, our analysts check in on the status of their predictions for the PE market and how they are holding up, one quarter in.

Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Analyst Note: Key Factors for Ethereum

1Q 2018

PitchBook Analyst Note: Key Factors for Ethereum

In our latest research note devoted to cryptocurrencies, our analysts delve into Ethereum, producing a summary of key current factors that will shape its long-term potential while utilizing PitchBook's nascent Crypto Asset Frameworks.

Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Analyst Note: Sources of Impact Capital

1Q 2018

PitchBook Analyst Note: Sources of Impact Capital

PitchBook's latest impact investment related analyst note reviews the limited partners that commit to impact funds and their specific considerations as well as examines their recent activity.

Available for download:
download report
Global PE & VC Fund Performance Report (data as of 2Q 2017)

2018

Global PE & VC Fund Performance Report (data as of 2Q 2017)

PitchBook's Fund Performance Report includes a case study of net cashflows across multiple fund types, tracing their evolution by utilizing metrics such as percentage of capital called down over time.

Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Analyst Note: A SPOT of secondary activity

1Q 2018

PitchBook Analyst Note: A SPOT of secondary activity

PitchBook's latest analyst note analyzes Spotify's choice to utilize a direct listing, its potential short-term ramifications and what it could spell in the long run for other companies electing to go public or seek liquidity events.

Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Benchmarks

1Q 2018

PitchBook Benchmarks

PitchBook Benchmarks leverage a differentiated data collection process that results in one of the most robust fund performance datasets in the market.

Available for download:
download report
Private Market PlayBook

1Q 2018

Private Market PlayBook

The PitchBook Private Market PlayBook is a quarterly magazine that delivers up-to-date analysis of private markets, with special features of topics relevant to the patterns and trends visible across the asset classes. The 1Q 2018 Private Market PlayBook contains articles on cryptocurrency, fundraising and investing. It includes a market trends section with select PitchBook reports, and a feature on the trillion dollar question in PE and VC funds.

Available for download:
download report
Unicorn Report

2017 Annual

Unicorn Report

Last year, 79 US companies raised a VC round with a valuation of at least $1 billion, the highest deal value by unicorns ever. After years of high levels of VC fundraising, there may have never been a better time to raise capital for these highly valued companies. The 2017 Annual Unicorns Report looks at how these companies have gone from a topic of conversation to a trend that drives a large amount of value throughout the US VC industry.

Available for download:
download report
PitchBook Analyst Note: Who's on first?

1Q 2018

PitchBook Analyst Note: Who's on first?

This analyst note focuses on the recent increase in first-time venture fundraising, exploring the implications as well as the drivers of the resurgence.

Available for download:
download report