The voice of private
capital in New Zealand

Accelerating ambition

What Private Capital Can Do for Your Business

Typically venture capital funds are associated with investment in start-ups and early-stage companies. But what about more mature profitable companies…

Every business is different

Every business if different. And so are the private equity and venture capital managers. There is a common perception all…

Private Equity: Myths & Realities

When it comes to private equity, misconceptions are abundant. Let’s set the record straight. Private equity is a unique but…

What is the size of the NZ Private Capital market?

What is the size of the NZ Private Capital market? 2018 was another year of record activity, with $1.7b of…

New Zealand Venture Summit

May 14, 2020 Waiheke Island, Auckland
Waiheke Island, Auckland
private capital invested New Zealand companies (over ten years)
private capital invested in growth ambitions of New Zealand companies (over ten years)
“Being a shareholder in a private company requires genuine partnership".”

Ross George, founder and managing director
of private equity investor Direct Capital

Expanding horizons

The offshore perspective on investment into New Zealand. Simpson Grierson’s latest report, produced in association with Mergermarket, is based on…

The New Zealand Private Equity Market

This report provides an overview of the New Zealand private equity market, with specific focus on the institutional funds management…

The New Zealand Investment Story

We promote the investment case of the asset class to local and offshore investors and encourage in their portfolio allocations…

New investment fund to bridge money gap for startups

Three of the country’s leading investment groups have joined forces with The Icehouse to create a new funding vehicle for…