Primary Market Activity

Elm Capital advises private equity funds on the structuring, marketing and syndication of limited partnership interests to institutional investors globally. We focus on the lower end of the middle market, with target fund sizes of between €100M and €1Bn. Elm Capital is particularly interested in and experienced at assisting emerging managers and teams that are raising capital from institutional investors for the first time.

Elm Capital is an active participant in a fund’s life from inception to closing. We maintain very close interaction with the General Partner’s team throughout all phases of the fundraising process.

Elm Capital employs a rigorous and comprehensive approach in assisting General Partners in all aspects of the fund arrangement and syndication process, including:

  • Assessing teams’ ability to access an institutional investor base
  • Advising on fund terms
  • Preparing marketing and due diligence materials for investors
  • Contacting, arranging and leading meetings with investors
  • Assisting in the investor due diligence process
  • Following up on process until successful closing
  • Assisting with post-closing investor relations and planning subsequent fund offerings

Elm Capital provides services to professional clients only.

Secondary Market Activity