Fundraising for first half of 2019 was only a fraction of last year’s record.
Country is ahead of China, India, and Japan on a per-capita basis.
Preqin report says high pricing is putting pressure on future returns.
Growth in private equity fundraising shows no signs of abating.
The majority were in renewable energy, and two were the largest deals in the space to date.
‘Red unicorns’ take in $56 billion in first half of 2018.
Total assets under management hit $722 billion, with $246 billion in dry powder.
Despite mediocre returns in 2018, most investors are optimistic about the next 12 months.
CTAs, macro, and relative value strategies disappoint, but credit strategies gain the most.
The nation’s VC deals and growth fundraising have been climbing to new heights since 2016.