Private equity funds (PEFs) are a popular investment vehicle used by institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals to invest in companies. But how do PEFs raise capital? This article explores the different methods used by PEFs to generate funds for their investments. IPOs IPO is short for initial public offering. An IPO is when a company makes its shares available to the public for purchase. Generally, companies will "go public" to raise money for expansion, research, and development, or debt repayment.
8 March 2023