3. Private Equity: A Business System Perspective

  1. Cyril Demaria

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118467350.ch3

Introduction to Private Equity

Introduction to Private Equity

How to Cite

Demaria, C. (2010) Private Equity: A Business System Perspective, in Introduction to Private Equity, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118467350.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470745960

Online ISBN: 9781118467350



  • private equity;
  • financial institutions;
  • insurance premiums;
  • pension savings;
  • financial system


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • We are all investors in private equity

  • Organisation and governance of private equity funds

  • Measuring performance, managing risks and optimising returns

  • Pitfalls and challenges

  • Conclusion