CEE Misconceptions

Schwartz, Stephen
April 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/9/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 14, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents information on a survey conducted by the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association, according to which there is more risk in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) as compared to emerging Asian markets. According to the survey, risk premium for investing in CEE businesses is more than that in Asia. It is stated that Asia is a very large market with large buyouts and large amount of capital, but in CEE, most deals are midsize buyouts with limited leverage.


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