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The importance of size in private equity: Evidence from a survey of limited partners

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Using a comprehensive survey, we show that investors with a larger capital allocation to private equity are more specialized − measured by the degree to which the investor focuses on private equity rather than other classes of investments − and have a wider scope of due diligence and investment activities. Other investor characteristics (experience, type, location, compensation structure, number of funds under management) play no role. In particular, Endowments are not special according to th...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.jfi.2016.07.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Said Business School
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Financial Intermediation Journal website
Volume:
31
Pages:
64-76
Publication date:
2016-07-11
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ISSN:
1042-9573
URN:
uuid:e085cc1d-67b2-4bff-a23f-6a2f97a9cc09
Source identifiers:
634532
Local pid:
pubs:634532

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