Venture Capital – Many capital providers “closed” until 2023: Hearing that many Venture Capital funds/other providers are holding dry powder until 2023 so that it can be used for current portfolio companies. Some funds are deploying capital now, but bar is much higher given market conditions, so preparation and concrete investment proposition is more important than ever to successfully raise capital.
Capital Provider Interest – Family-Owned Companies with Stable EBITDA: Capital Provider looking for family-owned companies with a minimum of $5 to 10mm of EBITDA with limited leverage who want to free up some after-tax income.
European Flows – UK Pensions Selling/Euro Capital Providers Buying: UK Pension selling in the last few weeks has put pressure on UK assets and created an opportunity for those with liquidity (European Insurance and Sovereign Wealth Funds) since the Pensions had to sell their highest quality, liquid assets in an unforgiving market to get the cash they needed to satisfy regulatory requirements.
Capital Provider Interest – Re-forestation/Carbon Capture: Large European insurance company has interest to invest into carbon enhancing companies/projects with a focus on re-forestation and carbon capture. These can be in Emerging Markets including Asia, Africa and LATAM.
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