PERACS Calculator for ILPA Members
About the ILPA/PERACS Relationship
The ILPA & PERACS have teamed-up to provide members with a free, exclusive tool for analyzing the track record of their portfolio and prospective managers. From the security and ease of their own desktop, ILPA members can use the PERACS Calculator to measure and benchmark PE performance and risk, powered by PERACS’ cutting-edge methodologies:
- PERACS Rate of Return - A measure of absolute return, corrected for the biases of standard IRR
- PERACS Alpha – Expresses unbiased value generation over public market returns
- PERACS Risk Curve - Captures the distribution of performance in a PE portfolio
The PERACS Calculator is Available Only to ILPA Members.
PERACS is a leading provider of independent track record performance certification services for alternative investments driven by more than a decade’s pioneering research developed by the company’s world recognized founder, Professor Oliver Gottschalg. Today, PERACSTM is being applied by firms representing more than 20% of global private equity fundraising volume.
The company’s proprietary PE Due Diligence AnalyticsTM is an exceptionally powerful method for identifying key attributes of performance, risk profile, strategic differentiators with an innovative statistical benchmarking algorithm. A comprehensive set of standardized, quantitative metrics is generated at the deal-, fund- and portfolio level cumulatively as well as continuously for periodic reporting.
General partners use PERACS to enhance fundraising effectiveness and efficiency, crystalizing firm competitive positioning and ongoing investor communication. Limited partners use PERACS to provide unique perspective into portfolio risk and return profile with application in portfolio design, investment decision support and optimizing performance.