January 5, 2022
We have arrived. Happy 2022, and in another record breaking year for Venture Capital and Private Equity, where will we go from here? What will 2022 Indicate, and how will it affect the VC/PE world? The predictors and prognosticators in the financial media have had their say, and offer the following articles/audio that all look forward to 2022.
Dot.la, ‘Predicting the Trends of 2022: From our Fingertips to Outerspace’
[Spencer Rascoff is] constantly thinking about what’s next, and have noticed that democratization shapes many of the trends we can expect in 2022 and beyond. From accessible space travel to work environments – here are a few predictions. ”
READ MORE: https://dot.la/predicting-the-trends-of-2022-2656056542.html
PitchBook.com, ‘2022 US Private Equity Outlook’
PDF BOOK: “The big five US public alternatives managers’ AUMs will eclipse $3 trillion. Mega-funds, defined as vehicles over $5 billion, will collectively raise $250 billion in 2022, including three largest-ever buyout funds. And PE firms will close at least 400 middle-market software deals. These are just a few of the predictions presented by PitchBook analysts on the outlook for private equity in 2022.”
READ MORE (FREE Sign-in required): https://pitchbook.com/news/reports/q4-2021-pitchbook-analyst-note-2022-us-private-equity-outlook
PitchBook.com, ‘2022 US Venture Capital Outlook’
PDF BOOK: “The US VC industry shattered records left and right in 2021, as the private markets raced through the economic recovery and soared to new heights. What’s in store for next year?”
READ MORE (FREE Sign-in required): https://pitchbook.com/news/reports/q4-2021-pitchbook-analyst-note-2022-us-venture-capital-outlook
PartnersGroup.com, ‘Private Markets Navigator: Outlook 2022 highlights’
TALKS ABOUT ALL PRIVATE INVESTING: “To navigate this environment, we maintain strong conviction in our transformational investing approach, which combines thematic sourcing with hands-on value creation.”
READ MORE: https://www.partnersgroup.com/en/news-views/perspectives/current/private-markets-outlook-2022/
Forbes.com, ‘8 Venture Capital And Technology Trends To Watch In 2022’
The last year has been extraordinary. A sustained bull market across all asset classes, including Venture Capital … Going into 2022, the market continues breaking records. Here are trends to watch …
READ MORE: https://www.forbes.com/sites/chrissmith1/2021/12/13/8-venture-capital-and-technology-trends-to-watch-in-2022/?sh=7fb8f4887c38
PineBridge.com, ‘2022: In Private Equity Markets, Covid-Era Realities Drive Opportunities’
A silver lining of the crisis has been its role as a catalyst for positive disruption in certain industries and sectors, and the “Covid new normal” is driving how we think about new investment opportunities going into next year.
READ MORE: https://www.pinebridge.com/insights/in-private-equity-markets-covid-era-realities-drive-opportunities
TechCrunch.com, PODCAST: ’The Equity team’s 2022 predictions’
Hello and welcome back to EQUITY, a podcast about the business of startups where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. As is tradition on the show, we used the last episode of the year to make predictions about the next year.
LISTEN HERE (33 minutes): https://techcrunch.com/2021/12/31/the-equity-teams-2022-predictions/
Dechert LLP, YOUTUBE: ’2022 Global Private Equity Outlook Webinar’
In this webinar, senior private equity industry professionals offer their perspectives on the annual Global Private Equity Outlook report and how the private equity market will fare going into 2022.
WATCH HERE (105 minutes): https://youtu.be/FCQB2h8tNRA
January 5, 2022