4. The Universe of Investment

  1. Cyril Demaria

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118467350.ch4

Introduction to Private Equity

Introduction to Private Equity

How to Cite

Demaria, C. (2010) The Universe of Investment, in Introduction to Private Equity, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118467350.ch4

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 asset class;
  • financial instrument;
  • venture capital funds;
  • growth capital


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Venture capital: financing company creation

  • Growth capital: financing companies' expansion

  • Leveraged buy-out: financing companies' transmissions

  • Other interventions in private equity

  • Conclusion