source: eFront INSIGHT
There was a time when developed market private equity was seen as the wild west of investment – opaque, uncertain, risky. Its confirmation as a mainstream ‘alternative’ asset class with trillions of dollars at its disposal and many formalised practices makes such views archaic. But fear of the unfamiliar persists and today’s new frontier is emerging market private equity.
How can you invest with confidence in economies where even official GDP growth rates cannot be trusted?
However, the following analysis demonstrates that emerging market private equity, while relatively immature, can be measured, quantified and subject to rational, evidence-based decisions. At least then you’ll know what you are missing out on!