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€14.7 bn in funds raised, up 51% (45% raised from international savings) ;
1,900 start-ups, SMEs received equity financing totaling €12.4 bn (+15%) to prepare for the future ;
1,400 companies changed their ownership structure.
AFIC members invested a total of €5.5 billion (+47% vs H1 2015) in more than 1,000 companies (+23%) at all stages of development ;
The French private equity market strengthens its liquidity with a record number of exits (+9%),
and paves the way for future economic growth with a sharp increase in resources thanks to €6.2 billion in fundraising (+41%), of which half from abroad
AFIC welcomes the AMF’s decision to introduce the ‘premarketing’ concept. A move that enhances the competitiveness of the Parismarket place.
10% net returns per year over 10 years, stable long-term profitability
Outperforms all other asset classes
Strong performance of buyout capital at 13.7%
In 2015, the French private equity industry invested 10.7 billion euros in transformative businesses. This represents a 23% increase compared with 2014’s investments and an 8-year highpoint.