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Selected Case

published: 30 Apr 2009, revised: 29 Sep 2014, 5 Pages
  • Research Area: Decision Sciences
  • Industry: Private Equity
  • Region: Global

Abstract:
The case describes the issues arising in Private Equity Partnerships once multiple funds have been raised and are being managed by the same set of partners. In addition, one LP is in financial distress and has asked to be given preferential treatment.

Pedagogical Objectives:
- Understand the importance of a professional relationship between LPs and GPs in a Private Equity partnership - Discuss possible solutions GPs can offer to LPsin financial difficulties - Satisfy LP expectations with regards to the time allocation of GPs to individual funds raised

Keywords:
Private Equity, Gp Lp Relationship, Lp Default, Financial Distress, Term Sheets


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