Login Newsletter Subscribe About us Search

Champions league

The Drawdown Awards recognise the very best in private equity operations, awarding outstanding service provision and operational leaders.

TDA 2022: Double win for Alter Domus

The firm won the Fund Administration: ManCo Services and Fund Administration: Over $50bn (Total AUM) awards

Apex rolls out EDB digital banking platform

Clients can open multi-currency accounts and manage day-to-day transactions through automated market money sweeps from a single dashboard

TDA 2022 Fund Administration: ESG winner: IQ-EQ

We explored IQ-EQ's ESG monitoring solutions which set the firm apart from its peers in this category

Vauban creates Lux fund launchpad

The platform aims to help emerging managers to launch VC funds in Luxembourg

TDA 2022 Fund Administration: Technology & Innovation winner: The Citco Group of Companies

Jay Peller, head of Citco Fund services details what he describes as the "Citco Way", which enables the team to maintain strong, long-term client relationships

Accelex partners with Lionpoint

The partnership aims to automate operations end-to-end across private markets

BOE interest rate hike to impact valuations

“I think we can expect to see the interest rate hike exert some downwards pressure on valuations, though how much is difficult to forecast given the broader market conditions.”

PwC’s Corbin joins White Star as CFO

Tony Corbin joins the venture capital firm after 17 years at PwC Channel Islands

Apex completes Sanne acquisition

Completion of the takeover comes almost exactly one year after Sanne agreed to the £1.5bn deal

July / August 2022 Magazine Cover

Latest Magazine

Our latest issue introduces the winners of The Drawdown Awards 2022.

This edition also features Key’s Laura Howes, who discusses her move from origination to finance & ops, as well as her involvement with the firm's tech stack. We’ve included highlights from our recent breakfast briefing event which discussed how PE professionals are defining their data strategy, while Invest Europe’s Eric de Montgolfier details the facts about PE and VC across Europe.

View now

IK formalises emissions targets

The PE firm’s greenhouse gas emissions targets have been validated by the Science Based Targets Initiative

Keytrack’s former MD launches FundCFO

The new platform aims to support VC CFOs by providing them with tools and knowledge to set up and run a fund

Altvia receives investment

Marlin Equity Partners has provided a majority growth investment to the alternative asset CRM provider

AMF consults on PE funds’ end of life

The French regulator has suggested 19 proposals to improve retail investor protection

Setting the record straight

Eric de Montgolfier, CEO of Invest Europe goes beyond the fiction and details the facts about private equity and venture capital in Europe

Domicile watch: July 2022

Key takeaways from the major PE domiciles: including JFA’s new committee, GFSC’s updated blacklist and proposed fees increase as well as FCA’s leadership hires

CEPRES partners with Qontigo

The partnership aims to provide asset managers and owners risk modelling solutions for private market assets

Depending on data

Key takeaways from The Drawdown’s most recent breakfast briefing event, which discussed how private equity professionals are defining their data strategies

NAV Fund Administration expands to Mauritius

The firm received a management licence from the Mauritius Financial Services Commission to operate as a managed corporate service provider

Apex partners with AlphaCentrix

The partnership aims to AlphaCentrix provide data management solutions to clients

Petra opens London office

Former Riverstone European general counsel and head of ESG, Charlie Chipchase, will lead the fund administrator’s new branch

ScaleUp appoints FD

Tej Shah has joined the firm from venture capital firm Accel

Keep up to date with The Drawdown's latest analysis and news coverage via our Newsletter.

Subscribers to the Newsletter receive exclusive Editorial Leaders, not published anywhere else, as well as round-ups of our latest articles.

The regular updates also include details of our upcoming events, recommended reading lists, and overviews of what we're currently working on.

Subscribe now