May 10, 2018
Using analytics available in the Cobalt LP Platform, understand how median markups during the year prior to exit affect the accuracy of GP valuations of underlying portfolio companies.
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.
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.
May 23, 2017
Led by Uber’s private market valuation of $68 billion, the list of private companies with a valuation of at least $1 billion has grown to 185 with a combined valuation of $644 billion.[endnote symbol=’1′ text=’CBInsights.com “Complete List of Unicorn Companies 10/25/16′] Private companies carrying such a high valuation have earned the[…]