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Abraaj’s Vettivetpillai in jail pending £1m bail appeal

The former managing partner and head of impact appeared by video-link at Westminster Magistrates Court on fraud charges brought by the US government.

TIMELINE: What Abraaj did, according to the SEC

A timeline shows what Abraaj and founder Arif Naqvi are alleged to have done regarding the misappropriation of capital from its 2015-vintage Growth Markets Health Fund, according to the US regulator's complaint.

Tackling next-generation compensation

With most managers employing European waterfalls, the challenge has been to retain younger employees while getting investor buy-in.

Carlyle’s D’Aniello: Strengthen your balance sheet now

The co-founder and chairman emeritus of The Carlyle Group talks to PEI about performance, fundraising and how GPs should be preparing for a downturn.

VIDEO: CFOs on the biggest risks facing private equity

CFOs from Roark Capital Group, Delos Capital, Cloverlay, XPV Water Partners and Sandton Capital Partners share their views on the biggest risk they see their private equity firms facing today in this three-minute video.

Cybersecurity and human capital risk rank higher in due diligence checks

Investment managers need a plan for management of cyber-attacks and personnel misbehavior, panelists at the Texas TRS conference said.

Shutdown leaves tax questions unanswered

Industry practitioners filing taxes for the first time since The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 came into effect are expecting a backlog at the agency.

PE report puts AIC on the front foot with new Congress

The industry body aims to show incoming members the benefits private equity can bring at local level.

How carried interest gets better with age

Private equity professionals who manage more than $20bn and have at least 16 years' experience earned $65m in carry last year.

Apollo remains unconvinced on C-corp switch

Stock price performance will factor into the firm’s decision to remain as a partnership or convert to a C-corporation.

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