An independent survey by Hong Kong-headquartered private equity fund-of-funds manager Squadron Capital has found that terms and conditions of Asia Pacific private equity funds compare variably against US and European funds in terms of their compliance with the principles set out by the International Limited Partners Association in September 2009.
The survey, conducted in-house, queried 90 private equity funds, distributed evenly across individual Asia Pacific markets and pan-regional funds, diversified in strategy and fund size. The funds were...
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