Global Private Capital Returns for Q1 2019

 

We are pleased to announce the availability of the Q1 2019 Global Private Capital Returns report, based on the Burgiss Manager Universe. The report presents top-line quarterly returns broken out by private equity, private debt and real assets for Global, U.S., Europe, and Asia regions.

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Pooled Quarterly Returns
Q1 2019 Q4 2018
 (Preliminary)        
Burgiss Fund Composites Global U.S. Europe Asia Global U.S. Europe Asia
 
  Private Capital    4.2%  5.0%  4.2%  4.4% (0.5%) (1.1%)  1.4%  0.2%
 
  Private Equity    5.2%  6.2%  4.6%  4.7% (0.2%) (0.5%)  1.0% (0.2%)
  Venture Capital  6.3%  7.0%  7.8%  4.2%  1.9%  1.4%  1.2%  1.9%
  Expansion Capital  5.1%  5.5% NM   4.6% (1.2%)  1.3% NM  (4.6%)
  Buyout  4.8%  5.7%  4.5%  5.5% (1.1%) (1.6%)  0.7% (0.4%)
 
  Private Debt    2.5%  2.5%  3.6%  2.1% (0.8%) (1.0%)  2.2%  1.7%
  Senior  2.6%  3.2%  2.9% NM   0.8%  1.0%  2.9% NM 
  Mezzanine  2.5%  2.3%  4.9% NM   0.2% (0.9%)  2.8% NM 
  Distressed  2.5%  2.4%  4.0%  3.0% (2.7%) (3.1%)  2.3% (0.4%)
 
  Private Real Assets  2.4%  2.3%  3.0% (0.4%) (1.2%) (2.3%)  1.6%  2.9%
  Real Estate  1.6%  1.9%  1.6%  0.0%  1.4%  1.5%  0.9%  3.2%
  Natural Resources  2.3%  2.7% NM  NM  (8.9%) (9.8%) NM  NM 
  Infrastructure  3.4%  3.0%  5.0% NM   1.5% (0.3%)  4.0% NM 
 
 

The Burgiss Manager Universe is the largest of its kind, a research-quality database that includes the complete transactional history for nearly 9,300 private capital funds representing more than $6.6 trillion in private capital.  

 
Amanda VanNess