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An Evaluation of the Potential for GPFG to Achieve above Average Returns from Investments in Private Equity and Recommendations Regarding Benchmarking

80 Pages Posted: 13 Apr 2011  

Ludovic Phalippou

University of Oxford - Said Business School; University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance

Date Written: January 12, 2011

Abstract

This report reviews the evidence on risk, return and fees of private equity funds. It looks at the benefits and costs of being a large investor in private equity, at fund selection. Finally, it discusses how to benchmark investments in private equity.

Keywords: private equity

JEL Classification: G23, G24

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Phalippou, Ludovic, An Evaluation of the Potential for GPFG to Achieve above Average Returns from Investments in Private Equity and Recommendations Regarding Benchmarking (January 12, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1807569 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1807569

Ludovic Phalippou (Contact Author)

University of Oxford - Said Business School ( email )

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Oxford, OX1 1HP
Great Britain

University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance ( email )

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Walton Well Road
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX2 6ED
United Kingdom

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