access Insights

Viewpoints

TN-2016-SOCIAL-IMPACT_web

2016 Social Impact Report

Annual report exploring the ways HarbourVest seeks to create positive societal change through its investment, operational, and community activities

Learn More

Separate Accounts in Private Equity: Custom Solutions, Targeted Investing

More investors are using separately managed accounts to access private markets. Find out how and why as you plot your own strategy.

Learn More
SMACS-CO-INVEST_web

Custom Solutions at Work Case Study: How can I build out a co-investment program with limited staff?

HarbourVest crafts a custom co-investment solution that addresses operational and skill acquisition objectives for a $60 billion US pension fund.

Learn More
tn_WSJ-VP

Private lending shift towards being secular

Peter Lipson, Managing Director discusses the shift from traditional debt providers to private lenders

View More
SMACS-TRANSITION-FOF-TO-SMA_Page_1

Custom Solutions at Work Case Study: How do I efficiently transition from a fund-of-funds to a separate account?

HarbourVest provides complete platform access to create a customized private equity program for a $3 billion US private pension plan

Learn More
Hemal Mirani - Privcap

East Asian LPs Learn PE on the Fly – and Quickly

Hemal Mirani, Managing Director shares her thoughts in a Privcap Spotlight on the rapid increase in private equity commitments in East Asia

Learn More
Custom Solutions Case Study - Niche Strategies

Custom Solutions at Work Case Study: How do I complement my existing program by accessing niche strategies?

HarbourVest leverages its global investment platform to access  niche markets and build  a customized investment program for a US-based state pension plan

Learn More
tn_WSJ-VP

Credit Funds Difficult to Benchmark, Say Industry Executives

Peter Lipson, Managing Director discusses how investors benchmark the performance of credit funds

View More
Private Markets Insights: November 2016

Private Markets Insights

Trending topics including the rise of real assets secondaries, add-on acquisitions, and 1H 2016 market overview

Learn More
How do I access a world-class, global private equity program with a small staff?

Custom Solutions at Work Case Study: How do I access a world-class, global private equity program with a small staff?

HarbourVest helped a US sovereign wealth fund  create a multi-year, custom solution  by providing access to sought-after managers and sharing knowledge and expertise with the client’s limited investment staff.

Learn More
Add-on Acquisitions

Private Markets Insights

Add-On Acquisitions: A Proven Strategy for Creating Value

Learn More

Custom Solutions at Work Case Study: Why do I need another partner to access private equity?

Established strategic partnership, unrivaled access, and knowledge transfer helped HarbourVest create a customized fund-of-one for a large Asian pension plan

Learn More