Consultant Outlooks on Private Equity in 2022(4 min read) In a market where having an information advantage over peers can lead to millions of dollars in outperformance, access to the insights and opinions of consultants serving the institutional investor community is invaluable. Here are insights from three top consultants on private equity landscape in 2022.
New Database Section: Russia-Ukraine Conflict(2 min read) In light of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine over the last month, the accompanying global response in issuing economic sanctions against Russia and the resulting shift in global markets, eVestment has launched a new database section aimed at capturing product level response to the conflict.
Nasdaq’s Sharmila Kassam Named Co-Chair for Inaugural AIF Global Fellows Class(2 min read) Nasdaq Asset Owner Solutions COO Sharmila Kassam will co-chair the inaugural AIF Global Fellows Program class along with Ash Williams, former Florida State Board of Administration executive director and CIO and former AIF investor board chair.
The Top Quartile: In Conversation with Shar Kassam(17 min video) Katey Bogue, Head of Private Fund Solutions at Nasdaq and Shar Kassam, COO of Nasdaq Asset Owner Solutions discuss the qualities and characteristics that LP investors look for when diligencing emerging managers and how emerging managers can make an impression pitching to new prospective investors.
Private Markets DEI Data Now Available Free to Qualified Investors(2 min read) Qualifying investors can now receive free access to private fund manager diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) data via the Nasdaq eVestment platform. The release of this data will increase transparency for asset owners who are increasingly looking for visibility into the DEI efforts of private fund managers, enabling them to view DEI data firm-by-firm.