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Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor

Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor

Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor provides vital information on fund terms and conditions to professionals across the private equity, private debt, real estate, infrastructure and natural resources industries, including benchmark terms, analysis of the latest trends, and listings of terms for actual funds on an anonymous basis.

Preqin's Fund Terms Advisor publication and accompanying online service provide a unique insight into trends in fund terms and conditions and the latest barometer of LP opinions. Analysis is based on data for over 7,500 funds worldwide, more than any other study of this kind.

This unique resource is a vital tool for private equity firms, placement agents, law firms involved in fund formation, institutional investors and consultants.

Download the latest sample pages to find out more about the publication and to read our executive summary.


  • Identify typical terms for funds meeting your criteria and benchmark funds to see how terms compare to the market.
  • Review actual terms and conditions data for over 3,300 private capital funds (on an anonymous basis).
  • Model the real economic impact of fund terms and conditions.
  • Understand current LP investor views on terms and conditions gathered through exclusive Preqin surveys.
  • Review data and analysis on the actual fees and costs incurred by LPs, with named listings showing costs for more than 1,700 vehicles.
  • Assess how terms and conditions have changed over time.
  • Review important non-economic terms that affect the GP-LP relationship.
  • View listings of law firms active in fund formation, including sample assignments.


The 2017 edition features actual terms and conditions data (on an anonymous basis), including management fees, carry, hurdle/preferred return, fee rebates, no-fault divorce and key-man clauses, investor commitments, investment period and much more.

All major fund types are covered, including buyout, growth, venture capital, private equity fund of funds, secondaries, real estate, infrastructure, direct lending, distressed debt, mezzanine and natural resources.

Listings of over 1,700 named funds showing the net costs incurred by investors annually are also provided. This information is obtained through Freedom of Information requests to public pension funds in the US and the UK.

New for 2017!

  • All of the publicly named funds from Chapter 16: Net Cost Listings and Actual Fees are now available to purchase in an excelsheet for your own analysis.
  • Now includes whether management fees are charged on committed or invested capital.
  • Quartile rankings of anonymous funds.

Fund Terms Online Service

Every purchase of the 2017 Preqin Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor includes a 12-month subscription to Preqin's Fund Terms Advisor online service.

This allows you delve deeper into the data:

  • Create customized benchmarks of fund terms for funds of specific types, regions and sizes.
  • View anonymous listings for thousands of funds.
  • Download fund terms data to Excel for further analysis.
  • Model the real economic impact of fund terms and conditions.

Digital Editions:

The 2017 Preqin Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor can be accessed digitally via our Research Center Premium online platform and is available to download to PDF with our Team and Enterprise packages. For special discounts on Enterprise Licence solutions, please contact us for a quote.

Use of our digital publications are subject to either our Single User Licence Agreement or Enterprise User Licence Agreement depending upon the package purchased.

Three packages are available for purchase. To compare between our Individual, Team and Enterprise packages, please see a comparison of our different purchasing options.

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2017 Preqin Private Capital Fund Terms Advisor - Individual Package:
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Note: All prices for online services are for a 12-month subscription and are exclusive of VAT where applicable.