3. IPOs and Other Nontraditional Fund-Raising Methods of Private Equity Firms

  1. Douglas Cumming
  1. Sridhar Gogineni1 and
  2. William L. Megginson2

Published Online: 13 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118267011.ch3

Private Equity: Fund Types, Risks and Returns, and Regulation

Private Equity: Fund Types, Risks and Returns, and Regulation

How to Cite

Cumming, D. (2010) IPOs and Other Nontraditional Fund-Raising Methods of Private Equity Firms, in Private Equity: Fund Types, Risks and Returns, and Regulation, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118267011.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Doctoral Candidate, Michael F. Price College of Business, The University of Oklahoma

  2. 2

    Professor and Rainbolt Chair in Finance, Michael F. Price College of Business, The University of Oklahoma

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499153

Online ISBN: 9781118267011

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Keywords:

  • fund-raising methods;
  • private equity firms;
  • tax laws;
  • merger and acquisition;
  • venture capital

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Recent Trends in the Private Equity Industry

  • Traditional Fund-Raising Methods

  • Nontraditional Fund-Raising Methods

  • Private Equity IPOs: Performance and Implications for the Future

  • Sovereign Wealth Funds Complementing and Substituting for Private Equity Investments

  • Conclusion

  • Notes

  • About the Authors