Private equity gives you the opportunity to invest in privately held companies. Usually this means a long-term commitment, often in new or fast-growing sectors. The aim is typically to develop or add value to a particular business or company.
We can uncover such opportunities for you, helping you invest with experienced private equity professionals into themes that complement the scale and scope of your investment ambitions. As private equity is a long-term, illiquid investment with a high degree of risk it may not be suitable for all investors.
Our specialists select opportunities that give you the chance to invest alongside experts in areas where we have high conviction, always focusing on managers supported by rigorous due diligence, experience, track record, and other key criteria.
Private equity funds are generally reserved for investors who have knowledge and experience with sophisticated investments, as they are long-term investments with no possibility of early withdrawal and are high risk.
Benefits and risks
Before investing in a private equity fund, you should carefully weigh the benefits and understand the potential risks involved.
As private equity may involve significant investment risks, there are stringent guidelines determining an investor’s eligibility to invest in these vehicles.