July 19, 2018
Benchmarking is a critical part of assessing an investment portfolio. Read to learn more about the challenges of benchmarking in private equity.
June 6, 2018
The Valuation Bridge allows limited partners to assess how portfolio company value creation drives investment returns. Our white paper takes a comprehensive look at the valuation bridge.
April 13, 2018
Findings from the Cobalt LP database show that cash flow activity, including pooled distributions and contributions, has been at unprecedented historically high levels. The April Chart of the month shows the cash flow analysis and distribution and contribution activity from 2017.
January 31, 2018
Periodic table movers are those private markets strategies whose IRRs aren’t always equal. Analyzing periodic table movers reveals some implications in regards to IRR and DPI.
December 6, 2017
The evolution of data analytics has accompanied the growth and diversification of private markets. Read how data and technology solutions can power investment decision making and portfolio construction.
August 31, 2017
Currency changes can affect an investor’s return on international investments in private equity. Cobalt LP shares strategies to offset and reduce the risk of currency effects.
July 18, 2017
Private markets need to invest in infrastructure for data collection and analysis. In this short video, Cobalt LP’s product manager discusses the development of how the data can be leveraged.