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H1 2020 European Private Equity Activity Image

H1 2020 European Private Equity Activity

02 Nov 2020
Invest Europe Research

The H1 2020 activity data report provides a semi-annual review of fundraising, investment and divestment trends for European private equity and venture capital activity. Please note that this data is preliminary and subject to change.

Download PDF 3.88 MB
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Brexit Q&A

15 Oct 2020
Invest Europe

A Q&A document addressing the potential implications of the UK leaving the EU for private equity firms, their investors and their portfolio companies.

Download (Member only) PDF 622.45 KB (Member only)
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The Performance of European Private Equity Benchmark Report 2019

12 Oct 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe’s 2019 private equity performance benchmark report measures European private equity returns against relevant stock market indices, as well as private equity funds from North America and the rest of the world on a range of metrics.

Download (Member only) PDF 1.76 MB (Member only)
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Benchmarking Public and Private Markets with the Public Market Equivalent (PME)

12 Oct 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe’s report on benchmarking public and private markets investments analyses the different metrics available for measuring private equity fund performance. It identifies the strengths and weaknesses of the internal rate of return (IRR), multiple of invested capital (MOIC) and public market equivalent (PME).

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Private Equity at Work research report (published September 2020)

17 Sep 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe provides, for the first time, detailed evidence and analysis of the European private equity industry’s contribution to employment, in 2018, and job creation, in 2017-18, in Europe.

Full report PDF 5.54 MB
Fact sheet PDF 190.46 KB
Underlying Data (Member only) XLSX 1.78 MB (Member only)
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Central and Eastern Europe Statistics 2019

15 Jul 2020
Invest Europe Research

Invest Europe report on private equity and venture capital markets of Central and Eastern Europe in 2019 and prior years.

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Annual Report 2019-20

28 May 2020
Invest Europe

The Invest Europe Annual Report provides an overview of Invest Europe's activities during the last 12 months in fields including public affairs, data & research, events and communications. The report includes a financial statement.

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Investing in Europe: Private Equity activity 2019

14 May 2020
Invest Europe Research

With data on more than 1,400 European private equity firms, covering 86% of the €782bn in capital under management in Europe, Invest Europe offers the most comprehensive review of fundraising, investment and divestment trends for European private equity and venture capital activity.

Download PDF 4.33 MB
2007-2019 data (Member only) XLSX 2.83 MB (Member only)
Underlying data (Member only) XLSX 6.53 MB (Member only)
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Highlights 2019

02 Mar 2020
Invest Europe

A summary document of Invest Europe 2019 highlights and achievements across public affairs, professional standards, communications, data & research and events.

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The VC Factor: Data-driven insights about VC-backed start-ups in Europe

05 Dec 2019
EIF & Invest Europe Research

“The VC Factor” is the first large-scale study of VC-backed start-ups located in the EU. A joint effort of the EIF and Invest Europe, the research looks at about 9,000 firms invested in 2007-15 and analyses their characteristics as well as their post-investment performance.

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