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  • How European private equity came of age - opinion

    30 November 2012

    Cuatrecasas Goncalves Pereira partner Enric Picanyol describes the year that the world stood up and took notice of European private equity

  • What KKR did next

    30 November 2012

    KKR member and global public affairs head, Ken Mehlman, KKR's European corporate affairs director, Ludo Bammens, and KKR head of sustainability, Elizabeth Seeger, discuss their firm’s image overhaul and the ingredients for success in changing market

  • Frontiers: a new breed of private equity

    28 November 2012

    In recent months, Africa’s nascent private equity industry has attracted greater interest. Zain Latif, founder of TLG Capital, discusses the dos and don’ts for private equity firm’s looking at frontiers

  • How to revive UK private equity

    01 November 2012

    More UK private equity house are tipped to diversify investment mandates after the sector’s deal volumes slid again last quarter

  • Why impact investing is the next corporate innovator

    18 October 2012

    Oxfam’s £1 billion loan to Mongolia’s Xac Leasing blurs the line between private equity funds and not-for-profit organisations, and highlights the growing trend of impact investmentsprivate equity funds

  • KKR’s guide to responsible investment

    20 September 2012

    KKR’s Director of European Corporate Affairs and head of sustainability spoke with IFLR on the firm’s image overhaul, Green Portfolio Programme and the ingredients for success in changing market

  • China reconsidering VIE structure

    26 July 2012

    The variable interest equity structure has long been used by foreign investors wishing to invest in China’s prohibited or restricted industries. But an investigation into New Oriental Group has led to calls to fully-open foreign investment