Here you will find industry statistics and publications on Private Equity & Venture Capital.

2016

Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Industry Review 2015

BIF funds have attracted €264,5m with €102m coming from domestic pension funds. In 2015 ESTVCA members invested €19,2m in 37 companies. There are 88 active portfolio companies with total number of employees reaching 7535 people and combined turnover is €0,7bn.

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2016 M&A DEAL POINTS STUDY

The survey analysed 168 Baltic M&A transactions done in the period of July 2013 to December 2015, a record number of deals ever viewed by the study. The most active economic sectors in the Baltic M&A market were construction and real estate, technology, financial services, and energy and utilities. The value of a typical Baltic M&A transaction remains in the EUR 1-5 million bracket.

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2015

Central & Eastern Europe Statistics 2014

Total private equity and venture capital fundraising increased more than three-fold to €1.5bn, the highest total since 2008 and the fourth best result ever. Divestments increased by 32% in 2014 to €1.3bn (at historical investment cost), the second-highest level recorded in the region. A record 290 companies in Central and Eastern Europe received private equity and venture capital investment (up 20% year on year).

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Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Industry Review 2014

Local investors, including Private Equity & Venture Capital funds, Family Offices and Business Angels invested total of €22,7m in 95 companies in Estonia and elswhere in Europe and US in 2014. Estonian companies attracted total of €48,2m investments, 77% of capital coming from abroad. Fundraising totalled €81,5m.

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European Private Equity Activity 2014

Private equity investment in European companies increased by 14% to €41.5 billion in 2014, as the number of companies receiving buyout, growth and venture capital investments reached its highest level in the past five years. European private equity fundraising enjoyed another strong year in 2014. Fundraising reached €44.6 billion, its second highest level in the past five years.

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European Private Equity Activity Data 2007-2014

The most comprehensive source for European Private Equity & Venture Capital Fundraising, investment and divestment data. With data on more than 1200 European Private Equity Firms, the 2014 statistics cover 91% of the €548bn capital under management of the European Market.

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2014

Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Activity 2013 review

Report includes the overview of Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association's 2013 activities and its member statistics.

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Central & Eastern Europe Statistics 2013

Fundraising totalled €433m across Central and Eastern Europe in 2013, down from €673m in 2012; both growth capital and venture capital fundraising increased. Investments totalled €783m with 241 CEE companies financed by private equity in 2013. Exits totalled €741m, which was the third best on record despite a decline of 33% year-on-year, and comprised 88 companies divested - an increase of 35% from 2012.

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Pan-European Private Equity Performance Benchmarks Study

Report by EVCA and Thomson Reuters based on a survey opened to Private Equity & Venture Capital fund managers in Europe. The results will present aggregate investment performance data for various types of European Private Equity  Venture Capital Funds.

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European Private Equity Activity 2013

In 2013 the total fundraising of € 53,6 bn was more than twice the volume of 2012.  Overall investments in European companies remained stable. More than 5 000 companies were backed in 2013 as in the previous year. Equity investments decreased by 3 % to € 35,7 bn. A total of 2 290 European companies were exited representing former equity investments of € 33,2 bn.

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European Private Equity Activity Data 2007-2013

The most comprehensive source for European Private Equity & Venture Capital Fundraising, investment and divestment data. With data on more than 1200 European Private Equity Firms, the 2013 statistics cover 90% of the €555bn capital under management of the European Market.

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2013

Exploring the impact of Private Equity on Economic Growth in Europe

This study explores the contribution of the Private Equity industry to the economic growth in Europe, namely in innovation, productivity & competitiveness. Report prepared for EVCA.

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Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Industry Review 2012

Report includes the overview of Estonian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association's 2012 activities and its member statistics.

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Central & Eastern Europe Statistics 2012

An EVCA Special Paper on Private Equity & Venture Capital Activity in Central & Eastern Europe. This report provides annual activity statistics for Private Equity & Venture Capital Markets of Central & Eastern Europe in 2012 and prior years.

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