Exposed to the J-Curve: Understanding and Managing Private Equity Fund Investments (Discussion and Bibliography)
26 Pages Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Date Written: February 2005
This article reviews the authors' discussion on private equity funds from their book "Exposed to the J-curve: Understanding and Managing Private Equity Fund Investments" (published by Euromoney Investors Plc). The reader will learn about the most important issues in dealing with private equity fund investments from the perspective of the limited partner, and benefit from free access to an extensive bibliography on private equity funds for further reading. Private equity funds include funds investing into venture capital, late stage investments such as management buyouts and special situation financing.
Keywords: private equity, venture capital, buyout, fund, alternative asset, limited partner, general partner, portfolio management, risk management, asset allocation
JEL Classification: Q16, C5, G11, G2
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