Measuring Performance

We collect, analyse and publish industry information to help demonstrate the economic impact and benefits or PE & VC.

The NZVCA publishes the benchmark investment activity and performance data for the New Zealand private equity and venture capital industry.

New Zealand Private Equity & Venture Capital Monitor

The NZ Venture Capital Monitor is a joint initiative launched by the NZVCA and Ernst & Young in September 2003

This survey enables the NZVCA to:

  • Create accurate information on the size and structure of the venture capital and private equity industry in New Zealand
  • Facilitate analysis of industry trends and portfolio returns over time
  • Better quantify the impact of the industry on the New Zealand economy
  • Assist the NZVCA in setting its strategic objectives

NZ Venture Capital Monitor Results:

2012 Full Year Results

2011 Full Year Results

2010 Full Year results

2009 Full Year results

2008 Full Year results

New Zealand Private Equity Returns 1994-2010

Unlisted businesses make up a significant proportion of enterprise in New Zealand and are a major driver of growth in the New Zealand economy. Private equity provides access to this investment opportunity. This research investigates the returns from private equity investment into New Zealand companies over a 16 year period.



Young Company Finance

Young Company Finance
NZVIF - along with Economic Development Association of New Zealand (EDANZ), the New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (NZVCA) and the Angel Association New Zealand - produce the Young Company Finance (YCF). YCF provides our local private equity market with a regular source of deal information, industry news, and features on specific deals or people.

View the latest YCF here