The last decade has witnessed an avalanche of investor capital gravitating towards private equity, along with much richer deal valuations.
The Bank of Japan continues to be the only central bank that purchases equity securities, and it now holds $434 billion of Japanese stocks.
How big is private equity? We show funds raised by the largest 25 private equity firms over the last five years and their notable investments.
Our most famous visualization, updated for 2020 to show all global debt, wealth, money, and assets in one massive and mind-bending chart.