Private equity investing has become a major factor in the capital markets. We study the performance, compensation, and legal structure of the general partner and its underlying funds. This includes the motivations and decision process of the limited partners, typically large institutional investors, the source of private equity capital.

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


FINA 3000 or FINA 3000E or FINA 3000H

Athena Title

Private Equity

Syllabi FINA 4420
Credit Hours 3.0