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Convergence Insight #29 – Capital Flows into Alternative Asset Funds Q3 2018

In Q3 2018 YTD, Capital raised by new and existing issuers totaled $940.9BN, down 4% from Q3 2017 YTD levels. New and existing fund issuers raised $311.0BN and $629.8BN, respectively, with Hedge Funds up 40%, Private Equity down 8%, Venture Capital down 2% and Other Funds down 28%.

Check out the latest Convergence Insight to see how our 2018 forecast stacks up against the year-to-date activity!

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Convergence Insight #28 – Capital Flows into Alternative Asset Funds Q2 2018

Convergence releases today its Q2 2018 summary of capital flows and formation. Capital Flows for 2018 are tracking towards Convergence’s “Base Case” Forecast which we published in January 2018. Hedge Funds are leading the way and are up 59.5% from year-to-date Q2 2017. The question is: how are these capital flows affecting your business?

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Convergence Insight #26 – SGG Group Acquires Augentius Fund Administration

On July 13th, 2018 SGG Group (SGG) announced the Acquisition of Augentius Fund Administration (Augentius). Convergence created a “pro-forma” view of the Private Assets and Funds of the combined firm. The newly combined firm has fund administration relationships with 271 private funds with $49.16bn in Private Fund Assets.

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Convergence Insight #25 – Apex Fund Services Purchases IPES Private Equity Funds Services

On June 6th, 2018 Apex Fund Services (Apex) announced the Acquisition of IPES Private Equity Funds Services (IPES). Convergence created a “pro-forma” view of the Private Assets and Funds of the combined firm. The newly combined firm has fund administration relationships with 653 private funds with $143.83 in Private Fund Assets.
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