Private Assets: Making the Retail Revolution a Reality

ELTIF 2 has opened the door, it is up to the financial sector to help retail investors walk through it.

April 11, 2024
LTAF Masterclass: Embracing Private Markets in DC Pensions

On the 28th of February 2024, Natixis IM and Carne Group held a masterclass on the new LTAF regime. Here are the highlights of this discussion.

April 9, 2024 Nick Groom
ELTIF 2.0: Bigger and Better

The EU’s revamped long-term investment vehicle looks like the real deal.

March 26, 2024
Private Equity Secondaries on a Roll

Reduced competition, attractive discounts, and huge deal pipeline in the mid-market.

March 6, 2024
Mirova: Private Assets Annual Market Review & Outlook

Mirova's annual market review and 2024 outlook for private assets.

February 9, 2024
Performance Fees in DC Pensions

Time to bust the myths about private equity charges.

December 20, 2023
Natural Capital: The Next Frontier

How to invest in private assets to positively impact land, oceans, climate and biodiversity.

August 31, 2023
Private Assets and Innovative Allocation

Natixis IM Solutions offers multi-asset allocation services including innovative private asset approach to improve portfolio diversification and liquidity.

April 27, 2023
Growth Capital to Support the Energy Transition

Alone responsible for 73% of carbon dioxide emissions, the energy sector is at the forefront of a change of model. But while the trajectory has been mapped out, many challenges still lie ahead, and there are huge needs for financing.

April 12, 2023
Private Equity Secondaries Ready to Ride Rough Markets

Surge in motivated sellers and significant discounts bode well for secondary investors ready to deploy.

January 25, 2023
Navigating The Macro Environment

Why acceleration capital is well-positioned on the private equity spectrum.

July 27, 2022 Marc Romano
A Journey to the Heart of the Sustainable City - Episode 2

When growth capital makes it possible to build sustainable real estate.

July 20, 2022
Private Equity: Reducing Uncertainty

Increased transparency and defensive themes can provide comfort to investors.

May 11, 2022 Eric Deram - Benoit Jacquin
A Journey to the Heart of the Sustainable City – Episode 1

When growth capital builds the clean mobility of tomorrow.

April 21, 2022
How Growth Capital Can Support the Agriculture Transition Through New Technologies

Know more about Mirova Environmental Impact Private Equity strategy.

February 3, 2022
Private Assets: Are you Ready for the Next Step?

Frédéric Nadal, Managing Partner & CEO at MV Credit, explains why private assets offer an attractive risk/return SCR profile to insurers.

December 17, 2021 Frédéric Nadal
Time to Shift for Insurers: Investing in Private Assets (3/3)

In today’s low rate environment, insurers are allocating more and more to private assets.

December 16, 2021
Making an “Impact” with Private Equity

Allocating acceleration capital to companies with innovative environmental solutions can create positive impact and attractive investment returns.

October 19, 2021 Marc Romano
Solving The Private Markets Conundrum for UK DC

DC members and smaller DB schemes get long-awaited access to illiquid assets.

September 7, 2021 Nick Groom
Three Considerations for Insurers Weighing an EM Corporate Debt Allocation

Are insurers making a mistake when it comes to their paltry allocation to emerging market (EM) Corporate Debt? Loomis Sayles thinks so.

August 27, 2021
Investor Portfolio Alignment with the Paris Agreement: a Multi-Sector, Multi-Asset Class Approach

S&P Trucost and Natixis IM Solutions detail the extension of the 2°C alignment assessment methodology to private and illiquid asset classes in order to obtain consistent multi-sector, multi-asset class analyses.

June 3, 2021 Olivier Trecco
2021 Preqin Global Private Equity & Venture Capital Report: Mid-Market Private Equity: 2.0

We hear from Eric Deram, Managing Partner at Flexstone Partners, on solving the challenge of geographical diversification in the middle market.

March 9, 2021
The Common Misconception of Information Disadvantage in Private Equity

In this Clear Path Analysis report, Flexstone Investment Partners expert elaborates on how relationships coupled with a disciplined due diligence can address the information disadvantage to the benefit of the investors.

February 1, 2021
Private Equity: the Lure of Local

Smaller, localised deals may outperform in a deglobalizing economy.

January 25, 2021 Olivier Boré - Nathanael Martin
How to Hit the Buyout Sweet Spot

Systematic process matches the right investor to the right deal.

December 15, 2020 Eric Deram
How Well Will the Private Equity Markets Withstand the Crisis?

Chances of success are higher for sector specialist funds with low leverage and enhanced operational skills.

June 18, 2020 David Arcauz - Nitin Gupta
Flexstone Partners Sweet Spot Proprietary Framework

Flexstone's co-investing philosophy focuses on providing increased exposure to high conviction managers in their core areas of expertise (“Sweet Spot”).

April 29, 2020
COVID-19 – An opportunity to show the adaptability and strength of the finance market?

What’s the impact of COVID-19 on the finance industry (private Equity, banks, debt funds and non-bank lenders) and what it could mean for lenders and borrowers.

March 27, 2020
Flexstone's Co-Investment Framework

Since 2008, Flexstone Partners investment team has been an active co-investor committing over €700 million to 87 co-investments in Growth and Small to Middle-Market Buyout deals.

November 12, 2019
Mid-Market Private Equity: 2.0

To unearth the best mid-market companies worldwide requires a global team with local expertise in the world’s major regions.

October 15, 2019 David Arcauz - Nitin Gupta - Jimmy Hsu
Flexible Access to Private Equity

Custom-made service gives investors more choice, while reducing the risk of costly mistakes.

June 25, 2019 Benoit Jacquin
How to Eradicate the J-Curve in Private Equity?

Discover an effective way to access European small and mid-cap private equity companies.

November 1, 2017 Eric Deram
Hop Aboard the US Growth Engine

Mid-market private companies have the potential to expand rapidly while avoiding high exposure to volatile public markets.

October 1, 2015 Nitin Gupta - Benoit Jacquin