Cash Flows Slump During 1Q In Both Private Equity, Venture Capital

November 18, 2016

November 18, 2016

After record distributions during the past two years in both private equity and venture capital, 1Q 2016 returns were somewhat disappointing. Venture capital cash flows back to LPs went negative, while PE funds’ net cash flow hit just $27.9 billion globally, well off the pace of the past three years. While the 1Q exit market could be blamed, the massive sums each asset class invested is the real reason for the change in cash flow. Neither industry should worry.  Read more

Source: ValueWalk