GLOBAL - Private equity research firm Almeida Capital has launched its US fund calendar, highlighting up to 250 investment opportunities in the region, said the firm.
The US component - which also incorporates Canada, and South and Central America - adds to Almeida’s existing calendars for the UK, Europe, Asia/Pacific and Africa regions, bringing the total number of approved listed funds to 400.
According to Jamille Jinnah, managing director of the firm - half of whose clients are pension funds - the calendar provides “the most comprehensive, up to date global listing of funds,” and aims to address the “difficulty in finding out who are the main players in the market.”
The information on each fund includes: name of the fund; name of the fund manager; geographical location; size of the fund; openings and closures; strategy; fund structure; amount raised; and potential market entrants.
The listings to date - complied by fund calendar manager, Emma Hyde - can be accessed on Almeida’s alternatives network, AltAssets.
*On a separate note, Jinnah commented that Canada and Australia will be the next players to watch on the private equity stage. Almeida is also set to release its latest research into the state of private equity in Germany.
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