September 2013

Cambridge Associates Makes Global Leveraged Buyout Performance Data Publicly Available Each Quarter

BOSTON (September 16, 2013) – Cambridge Associates will now post global leveraged buyout performance benchmarks on its web site each quarter. There will be data for U.S. buyouts and ex U.S. buyouts.

Cambridge, an investment advisor to institutions and private clients around the world, also posts for the public quarterly benchmarks for the following other private investment asset classes: U.S. Private Equity; U.S. Venture Capital; ex U.S. and Emerging Markets Private Equity and Venture Capital; U.S. and ex U.S. Growth Equity; Australia Private Equity and Venture Capital; and Clean Tech Company Performance Statistics.

The leveraged buyout performance benchmarks will include indices and since inception performance data. The buyout information, as well as Cambridge’s growth equity performance statistics, are sub-components of the firm’s broader private equity benchmark.

About Cambridge Associates and the Indices

Founded in 1973, Cambridge Associates is a provider of independent investment advice and research to institutional investors and private clients worldwide. Today the firm serves over 950 global investors and delivers a range of services, including investment consulting, outsourced portfolio solutions, research services and tools (Research Navigatorsm and Benchmark Calculator), and performance monitoring, across all asset classes. The firm compiles the performance results for over 5,300 private partnerships and their more than 67,000 portfolio company investments to publish its proprietary private investments benchmarks, of which the Cambridge Associates LLC U.S. Venture Capital Index® and Cambridge Associates LLC U.S. Private Equity Index® are widely considered to be among the standard benchmark statistics for these asset classes.  Cambridge Associates has more than 1,100 employees serving its client base globally and maintains offices in Arlington, VA; Boston; Dallas; Menlo Park, CA; London; Singapore; Sydney; and Beijing. Cambridge Associates consists of five global investment consulting affiliates that are all under common ownership and control. For more information about Cambridge Associates, please visit

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