Continued consolidation expected for fund admins

eVestment’s latest fund administration survey predicts further M&A activity in the space

ILPA’s DeMatteis: PortCo Template will solve reporting ‘roadblock’

Comments for improvement from industry players are welcomed until September 28

ILPA in bid to streamline portfolio reporting

New template set to help LPs assess company risks, value creation and LPA compliance

Does private equity reporting need regulating?

The Drawdown examines what it would take to implement a universal data standard

The fee validation crusade

Increased public pressure and new technologies push LPs to up fee scrutiny

Industry voice: Automation in PE

As innovative and complex fee structures come to the fore, could automation support the back office?

Dispatches from Invest Europe CFO Forum 2018

Highlights from the association’s operations-focused conference

Mixed appetite for standardisation

Reporting from Invest Europe’s CFO conference in Lisbon

FCA makes strides with fee template

Working group plans to test template “as soon as possible”

ADS Initiative launches universal data standard

Newly-formed working group aims to recruit large global LPs

ILPA pressures SEC to update transparency rules

Letter argues certain rules are not tailored to PE

First proposal of FCA-backed fee and cost template set for April

Institutional Disclosure Working Group to publish first template draft next month

MiFID II rules regarding client classification to cause mountains of paperwork for private equity firms

BRIEFING: Fee transparency and validation

An overview of The Drawdown’s recent Breakfast Briefing, discussing fee validation and transparency

Highlights from recent breakfast briefing event

Super software solutions

Emerging software solutions created by private equity professionals could see the industry’s major hurdles quickly removed

Raising the bar: reflections on ILPA template

Shashi S and David AA Ross of Viteos Fund Services reflect on the ILPA reporting initiative and propose technological solutions for tackling the new challenge

ILPA CEO Peter Freire steps down

CEO leaves industry group the Institutional Limited Partners Association

Ipreo and Hamilton Lane launch reporting tool

Ipreo and Hamilton Lane have launched Private Market Connect – a joint venture aimed at solving the information communication inefficiencies between GPs and LPs.