News

March 2016

U.S. Private Equity Posts First Negative Returns in Three Years

Private Equity News

Article describes U.S. private equity returns in Q3 2015, the first quarter of negative returns since Q2 2012. The Q3 2015 U.S. Private Equity and Venture Capital Benchmark Commentary reports the quarter’s returns, and explains that the losses in the quarter were, in large part, due to an 11.9% decline among energy investments. Read the article here (paywall).