Private Equity (PE) and Venture Capital (VC) provide unique ways of developing and scaling high-potential companies. They bring capital to high-risk companies and deploy active ownership, thereby helping to scale up innovative ideas in the start-up phase and bringing them to the market in the later growth phase of a company.
The Swedish Private Equity market is the second largest in Europe compared to the size of the economy, with Stockholm acting as a hub for risk capital. PE and VC thereby contribute significantly to the Swedish economy.
In a new report commissioned by the Swedish Private Equity & Venture Capital Association we find: