PE capital raised set for 24% increase in 2017, VC to eclipse $40B
August 17, 2017
Limited partners' appetite for exposure to private equity and venture capital seemingly knows no bounds.
This year, a staggering $213 billion has been committed to PE vehicles across North America and Europe, through August 1, while VC firms have combined to close on a healthy $27.5 billion.
With such massive sums allocated, there are many repercussions for dealmakers. In the 2017 PE & VC Fundraising Report, our analysts explore how current trends are unfolding, analyzing datasets ranging from first-time VC vehicles to PE capital overhang: