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2009 EMPEA/Coller Capital Emerging Markets Private Equity Survey

Institutional investors believe emerging markets will continue to present attractive investment opportunities in the coming year and plan to maintain or expand their exposure to EM PE over the medium term, according to the EMPEA/Coller Capital Emerging Markets Private Equity Survey:

  • Over three quarters (78%) of LPs invested in EM PE plan to commit to additional EM PE managers and geographies over the next five years – half of them (49%) within the next 2 years.
  • 62% of LPs invested in EM PE plan to maintain or increase their new commitments in 2009. The 38% who expect to reduce their new commitments cite cash constraints and over-allocation to PE as the key reasons.
EMPEA has served as a useful reference platform for CDPQ by helping to define the eligible universe of fund managers in growth markets. Membership provides background data and a...

Rashad Kaldany | Executive Vice-President and Growth Markets, CDPQ

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group