Contributed column

Contributed column

Dry powder at the ready, private equity set to make big moves

Elaine Chim, Head of Private Equity, Americas and APAC at Apex Group Ltd, comments on why private equity is still an attractive asset class for investors; the economic uncertainty and challenges facing private equity; how they will be able to deploy ‘dry powder’ or stored up capital; and what role private equity could play in the global economic recovery.