Define megafund?

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What is the cutoff of a megafund, 10 billion? 5 billion? over 3 billion?

How many megafunds are there?

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Comments (2)

Mar 1, 2010

According to wiki:
10 largest funds (not in order):

Goldman Sachs Capital Partners
The Carlyle Group
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
Apollo Global Management
Bain Capital
CVC Capital Partners
The Blackstone Group
Warburg Pincus
Apax Partners

Smallest is Apax with ~$20bil AUM, largest is Carlyle with ~$87bil AUM

Mar 1, 2010