Perspectives

Views from lower middle market private equity.

How Nextvest is Opening Access to Private Equity

Private equity, the best performing asset class, has always been limited to elite financiers, institutions, and the wealthiest individuals.

Why Investing in Private Equity ETFs is Like Chewing on the Bones

Buying a private equity ETF is like buying leftover bones in a lion's den. The meat is already gone. To see why, we follow the money flow.

Family Office Direct Investing: The $100 Million-Dollar Rule of Thumb

Among family offices leading direct investments, we see the high fixed costs become efficient when allocations grow north of $100M.

How PE Funds Can Overstate LP Returns by up to 50%

The reported ‘returns’ of PE funds are misleading, representing only a partial view of the capital involved.