How to: Prepare for Investor Meetings with Market Lens

Tips on using Market Lens to better prepare for LP meetings by conducting LP and competitor research

By providing access to unique document-based insights on investors, consultants and fund managers, Market Lens is a powerful resource for fundraising teams to get actionable information ahead of prospective meetings. This short video provides a walk-through of best practices in using the tool to achieve this.

26 May 2021

All times in ET

08:30AM – 9:15AM

LP Panel Discussion: Exploring The LP/GP Relationship of Tomorrow

How are LPs adapting their processes, outlooks and preferences in reaction to recent trends? What are some of the emerging trends that will impact the shape of tomorrow’s LP/GP relationship?

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Christopher Ragazzo, Senior Portfolio Manager, APG US Asset Management Inc.
  • Eneasz Kadziela, Senior Investment Officer, Office of the New York City Comptroller
  • Teia Merring, Investment Director – Private Equity, Universities Superannuation Scheme

09:30AM – 10:00AM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 1

10:10AM – 10:40AM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 2

10:50AM – 11:20AM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 3

11:30AM – 12:00PM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 4

12:10PM – 1:00PM

Lunch & Learns

1) Fundraising Pulse Check
In this session we will:

  • Explore how public pension plans committed capital to the private markets through the first quarter
  • Highlight where top consultants see the best opportunities for investors in 2021

2) Harnessing Analytics
In this session we will:

  • Dive into how different analytics help investors and fund managers understand performance
  • Offer guidance on performance attribution and PME benchmarking
3) Private Markets’ Path to $40TR: Unlocking access to the HNW market
  • Who are the 9%? And why are they private markets next key investor base?
  • The hurdles and the roadblocks to date
  • The path to truly unlocking access for your firm
  • Q&A

1:00PM – 1:30PM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 5

1:40PM – 2:10PM

LP/GP Meeting Slot 6

2:30PM – 3:15PM

Panel Discussion: Contrarians at the Gate: alternative views on alternatives’ next 40 years

The 1980’s saw an LBO boom that put private equity into the mainstream spotlight. An industry was born. Four decades later, it is now unrecognizable.

Can you picture what will it look like in another 40 years? This panel of leading experts across the spectrum of private markets investing and operations will offer a lively discussion and debate on potentially outlandish predictions of how trends and technology will shape the next 40 years of the industry.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Graeme Faulds, Head of Solutions, eVestment Private Markets (Moderator)
  • Tim Friedman, Founder & CEO, PE Stack
  • Geoffrey Kelleman, Managing Director, Portfolio Advisors

Is there a limit to Market Lens documents I can access?

There is a 10 document limit on your Market Lens access. If you would like to request a refresh on your limit, please contact *One refresh allowed per organization.

How do I log in to the event platform?

Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. These details can be used to access the online event from the 24th of May until the 26th of May.

Are there any registration fees?

No, this is a complimentary event hosted by Nasdaq.

Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this event?

You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You will need access to the internet. Chrome is the preferred browser.

How are the LP/GP meetings set?

LPs will select who they would like to meet based on the details the GP has provided. Meeting confirmations will be communicated to you on May 19th.

What if I don't have any meetings? (GP Only)

Complete your Profile to get in front of institutional investors and consultants on our platform. This will ensure LPs are able to discover your firm during their screening and initial due diligence processes.

Virtual open networking spaces will be made available on May 26th to allow for more informal networking.


  • APG
  • Arch Investment Management
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
  • Atlantic Peak Capital
  • Banque Cantonale de Genève
  • Bessemer Trust Company
  • Capital Dynamics
  • Derigo
  • DF Enterprises
  • Frind Properties
  • GE Asset Management
  • Michigan State Retirement Systems
  • Nebraska Investment Council
  • Northleaf Capital Partners
  • Northwestern Mutual Capital
  • Office of the New York City Comptroller
  • Olympus Ventures
  • Ontario Capital Growth Corporation
  • Ormonde
  • Peninsula House
  • Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System
  • Portfolio Advisors
  • Rotary International
  • Segal Advisors
  • Sequis Life
  • State Street Global Advisors
  • The City of Phoenix Employees’ Retirement System
  • Thrift Financial
  • Universities Superannuation Scheme
  • University of Toronto Asset Management
  • Utah Retirement Systems
  • Willow Grove Advisors
  • Zeke Capital Advisors


  • Actis
  • Alidade Capital
  • American Realty Advisors
  • Antares Capital
  • APAX Partners
  • Astarte Capital Parnters
  • Astorg Partners
  • B Capital Group
  • Bridgepoint
  • Brightwood Capital Advisors
  • Centerbridge Capital
  • Centre Lane Partners
  • Cerberus Capital Management
  • CommonFund
  • COPE Private Equity
  • Corpfin Capital
  • Constanoa Ventures
  • CVC Capital Partners
  • Development Partners International
  • Dexus
  • Dune Real Estate Partners
  • EmergeVest
  • Encap Investments
  • Endless LLP
  • Fairview Partners
  • Fairway America
  • Fiera Real Estate
  • Five Arrows Managers
  • Frogmore
  • Fulcrum Energy Capital
  • Georgian
  • GI Partners
  • Glendon Capital Management
  • Group RMC
  • Grubb Properties
  • Gryphon Investors
  • Harvest Partners
  • Hayfin
  • H.I.G. Capital
  • InfraVia Capital Partners
  • Insight Equity
  • International Farming Corporation
  • Kairos Investment Management
  • Kairos Ventures
  • Kennedy Lewis Investment Management
  • Khosla Ventures
  • Kimmeridge Energy
  • Main Capital Partners
  • Mavik Capital
  • Monroe Capital
  • Newmarket Capital
  • New Mountain Capital
  • NGP Energy Capital
  • NovaQuest Capital Management
  • Oak HC/FT
  • Partners Group
  • PennantPark
  • Portfolio Advisors
  • Pretium Partners
  • Providence Equity
  • RiverRock Funds
  • Siris Capital Group
  • Summit Park
  • Tailwater Capital
  • TerraCap Management
  • Tikehau Capital
  • Trilantic Capital Partners
  • WM Partners