Benchmarks

Global ex US PE/VC Benchmark Commentary

Second quarter 2016 returns, in USD terms, for the Cambridge Associates LLC Global ex US Developed Markets Private Equity and Venture Capital Index and the Cambridge Associates LLC Emerging Markets Private Equity and Venture Capital Index were 1.3% and 0.7%, respectively. The dollar strengthened a bit from March to June, helping to dampen returns measured in US dollars. Public indexes tracking European companies generally suffered losses during the quarter, while emerging markets indexes were marginally positive.

Preliminary Index Returns 2016 3Q

Access our preliminary returns for U.S. Venture Capital, U.S. Private Equity, Global ex U.S. Developed Markets and Emerging Markets Private Equity & Venture Capital, Global Buyout, Growth Equity, and Real Estate benchmarks.

US PE/VC Benchmark Commentary

Second quarter returns for the Cambridge Associates LLC US Private Equity Index® and the Cambridge Associates LLC US Venture Capital Index® were 4.0% and 0.7%, respectively. The benchmark indexes for both alternative asset classes rebounded after a poor first quarter (essentially flat for US private equity and negative for US venture capital), though US venture capital remains in negative territory for the year.

Clean Tech Company Performance Statistics 2016 Q2

Our Clean Tech Company Performance Statistics report evaluates the gross company-level performance of more than 1,400 investments in more than 800 clean tech companies. These are updated on a quarterly basis, so we invite you to sign up to receive them in your inbox. 2016 Q2 Clean Tech Index Fact Sheet

Private Equity & Venture Capital Impact Investing Benchmark Statistics 2016 Q2

Cambridge Associates and the Global Impact Investing Network have collaborated to create the Private Equity and Venture Capital Impact Investing Benchmark. These benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from 63 funds, including fully liquidated partnerships, formed between 1998 and 2014 and invested with the intent to create positive social impacts. This report gives you […]

Australia Private Equity and Venture Capital Benchmark Statistics 2016 Q2

Our Australia index and benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from 65 private equity and 25 venture capital funds investing in Australia and New Zealand, including fully liquidated partnerships, formed between 1997 and 2015. This report gives you access to extensive data, including fund index analysis and fund since inception analysis. These are updated […]

Buyout and Growth Equity 2016 Q2

Our Buyout & Growth Equity index and benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from more than 1,900 institutional-quality global buyout and growth equity funds formed between 1986 and 2016. This report gives you access to extensive data, including fund index analysis and fund since inception analysis. These are updated on a quarterly basis, so […]

Ex U.S. Developed Markets and Emerging Markets Private Equity and Venture Capital 2016 Q2

Our Ex U.S. Developed Markets and Emerging Markets Private Equity & Venture Capital index and benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from more than 1,400 institutional-quality private equity and venture capital funds formed between 1986 and 2015. This report gives you access to extensive data, including fund index analysis and fund since inception analysis. […]

Real Estate 2016 Q2

Our Real Estate index and benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from more than 800 institutional-quality real estate funds formed between 1986 and 2015. This report gives you access to extensive data, including fund index analysis and fund since inception analysis. These are updated on a quarterly basis, so we invite you to sign […]

U.S. Private Equity 2016 Q2

Our U.S. Private Equity index and benchmark statistics are based on data compiled from more than 1,300 institutional-quality buyout, growth equity, private equity energy, and mezzanine funds formed between 1986 and 2016. This report gives you access to extensive data, including fund index analysis and fund since inception analysis. These are updated on a quarterly […]