Private Capital Yearbook 2024

Preqin and the Australian Investment Council are proud to present the 2024 edition of our annual Australian Private Capital Market Yearbook. The report tracks activity in the Australian private capital industry using data contained in the Preqin Pro platform, as well as on-the-ground information collected by Preqin and the Australian Investment Council.

  • Analysis and quotes in this report are correct as of February 2024.
  • The most recent assets under management (AUM) data is as of June 2023.
  • Any reference to ‘private capital’ refers to private equity, venture capital, private debt, real estate, infrastructure, and natural resources asset classes.
    • Scope of assets under management (AUM), performance, and fundraising data for this report includes only private closed-end funds.
    • We track deals made by private capital fund managers and/or institutional investors.
    • Investor allocation figures to the respective asset class are generally a sum of allocations across three routes to market: direct, listed, and private funds.
  • All $ currency units refer to Australian dollars unless otherwise stated.
  • All annual figures correspond to calendar-year periods unless otherwise stated.
  • Scope of data:
    • Australia-focused: funds that predominantly focus on Australia, regardless of manager headquarters.
    • Australia-based: funds managed by domestic fund managers, regardless of fund geographic focus.
    • Any reference to ‘Australasia’ refers to Australia, New Zealand, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Kiribati, Northern Mariana Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu.

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