- The Pepperdine private cost of capital (PCOC) survey was originally launched in 2007 and is the first comprehensive and simultaneous investigation of the major private capital market segments
- This is a 125 page pdf with some incredible charts/graphs and stats on the marketplace for capital
- This year’s survey deployed in January 2016, specifically examined the behavior of senior lenders, asset-based lenders, mezzanine funds, private equity groups, venture capital firms, angel investors, privately-held businesses, investment bankers, business brokers, limited partners, and business appraisers
- The Pepperdine PCOC survey investigated, for each private capital market segment, the important benchmarks that must be met in order to qualify for capital, how much capital is typically accessible, what the required returns are for extending capital in today’s economic environment, and outlooks on demand for various capital types, interest rates, and the economy in general.
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