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PEA US Fundraising Forum, New York

September 28 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

OVERVIEW

The US is the biggest source of private equity fund capital – and home to the oldest and most sophisticated LPs, intermediaries and gatekeepers.

What does it take to successfully raise capital in this market? What are LPs looking for from Africa-focused platforms? How can a first-time fund manager navigate the myriad of complex marketing regulations without having to pay high intermediary fees?

This editorial-led how-to event will bring together industry leading investors and advisors to share thoughts on strategies for successfully raising capital in the US market.

FORUM FORMAT

MORNING SESSIONS:  Masterclasses (Very limited space: Masterclasses not open to Legal or Fund Admin Advisors) 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS:  LP-GP Panels + Open Room Debate Session

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SPEAKERS   

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More speakers to be announced shortly.

TOPICS

*Successful fund positioning in the US market
*Strategies for marketing to each sub-set of US LPs
*US Fundraising forecasts under the Trump administration
*Navigating complex regulations around fundraising
*Fund structures and jurisdictions favoured by US LPs
*Strategies for creating & maintaining relationships when not actively fundraising
*What first-time managers should be doing differently
*Lessons learnt: Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts

DRAFT  AGENDA

Morning Sessions   

Masterclasses

09:00     Registrations

09:30     Fund Pitching Masterclass

10:30     Morning Networking Break

11:00     Legal Masterclass

12:00     Networking Lunch

Afternoon Sessions

Panel Discussions

14:00     LP-GP Panels

15:15     Afternoon Networking Break

15:30     LP-GP Panel + Debate Session

17:00     Drinks Reception

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SPONSORS         

PEA US Fundraising Forum Sponsors

 

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

PEA US Fundraising Forum Partners (2)_

Details

Date:
September 28, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue

O'Melveny, Times Square Tower
7 Times Square, New York, NY NY 10036 United States

Organizer

Private Equity Africa