August 17, 2018
Chart of the Month: Investment Activity in the Private Markets
LPs have been attentively monitoring investment activities more than ever before. Cobalt’s data-driven approach helps to provide context to this behavior.
July 20, 2018
Chart of the Month: Total Distributions and Contributions in 2017
Analyzing this historic year in terms of private markets cash flow activities.
June 21, 2018
Understanding Value Drivers
For many LP’s, determining the positions in their portfolios that are value drivers is notoriously difficult. Determine a value drivers’ position in an LPs portfolio using Cobalt LP technology solutions.
June 18, 2018
Chart of the Month: Liquidity Ratios in PE
Understand recent liquidity ratio trends and how this data is accessible directly within Cobalt.
May 10, 2018
Chart of the Month: Median Markups in Private Equity
Using analytics available in the Cobalt LP Platform, understand how median markups during the year prior to exit affect the accuracy of GP valuations of underlying portfolio companies.
April 13, 2018
Chart of the Month: Pooled Distributions and Contributions
Findings from the Cobalt LP database show that cash flow activity, including pooled distributions and contributions, has been at unprecedented historically high levels. The April Chart of the month shows the cash flow analysis and distribution and contribution activity from 2017.
January 31, 2018
Periodic Table Movers: IRR vs. DPI
Periodic table movers are those private markets strategies whose IRRs aren’t always equal. Analyzing periodic table movers reveals some implications in regards to IRR and DPI.