Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are considered game-changers in the finance world despite Wall Street’s caution. And when it comes to private equity (PE), an early innovator could enjoy first-mover advantage.
Global private equity deals are valued at $ 150 trillion USD. But barriers and inefficiencies have prevented more people from participating in PE deal flow. These hurdles include minimum investment size, regionalism, a culture of exclusivity, non-liquidity of funds as well as long and uncertain exits.