THE FIRST GLOBAL MARKETPLACE FOR THE PRIVATE EQUITY FUND COMMUNITY WILL USE THE NEW CAPITAL TO STRENGTHEN ITS MARKET LEADING POSITION.
Jan 12, 2017 – New investors, comprising various family offices and prominent private equity professionals from Europe and the United States, joined REMAR’s, including founder Manuel Ros, in this latest funding round, which closed today on $238 million in equity. REMAR’s private equity marketplace has raised $719.2 million in 2016. REMAR is the leading private equity marketplace supported by accredited investors fund managers, sponsors of co-investments and sellers of secondary stakes.
“This latest funding ensures that REMAR has plenty of firepower to pursue its long-term development and strengthen its first-mover advantage,” says founder and chief executive Manuel Ros. “Given the rapid diversification of private equity opportunities by geography, specialization and structure, better information exchange and direct online access to otherwise hard-to-reach counter-parties is essential for the healthy growth of the industry. REMAR between the multiple solutions, uses cutting-edge technology to deliver these key ingredients to the world’s private equity professionals. REMAR is creating a more efficient and lucrative asset class for, our investments have produced an average net profit for our investors of 18.5% a year while maintaining the capital guaranteed.”
The latest funding comes at a time of exponential growth for REMAR’s marketplace. New initiatives and services targeting institutional investors and individuals are expected to further accelerate REMAR’s growth. Enriched services for the buying and selling of secondaries and the roll-out of new analysis tools will also enhance REMAR’s value proposition and platform growth. “We are creating a virtuous circle,” says Manuel Ros. “As we continue to help private equity grow, over the next few years we believe REAMR will attract hundreds of thousands members.”
REMAR has become private equity’s leading global hub for investment opportunities. It currently lists over 1,500 primary fundraising, co-investment and secondary opportunities. REMAR is also a key source for news and information, including manager and investor profiles and comprehensive fund performance data, all personalized according to individual member interests.