Marsh Europe Managed Funds

Diversified exposure to pre-IPO companies


Access the £500B high growth pre-IPO asset class1

Companies are staying private for longer

Value creation in technology-enabled companies is increasingly occurring in private markets. In 2004, companies typically went public after 4 years, today the average company IPOs after 10+ years.

Until recently, access to this asset class has been limited to large institutions.


Source: Marsh Europe, March 2019

The graph above displays how value creation from 1986 through 2018 has shifted from the public markets (purple) to the private markets (grey). Roku's private valuation multiple based on Series B to IPO.

(Companies shown may not be actual portfolio investments of any Marsh Europe managed fund.)

Curated investments enabled by the Marsh Europe platform





Enabled by Marsh Europe

With over 6,500 transactions across over 125 companies, Marsh Europe is the trusted marketplace for pre-IPO shares.

Marsh Europe Managed Funds can leverage this strong deal flow.


Highly Curated

Our investment committee follows strict guidelines to select a subset of opportunities in our marketplace.

Since 2015, the team has considered investments in over 200 companies.


Low Investment Minimum

Efficient deal execution driven by Marsh Europe's proprietary technology enables investors to invest at low investment minimums

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1 Past performance is not indicative of future returns. Not all pre-IPO companies will go public or get acquired, and not all IPOs or acquisitions will result in successful investments. There are inherent risks in pre-IPO investments, including the risk of loss of the entire investment, illiquidity, and fluctuations in value and returns. Nothing set forth here shall constitute an offer to sell any securities or a solicitation of an offer to purchase securities in any jurisdiction. Any offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to purchase shall be made only to qualified investors through a private placement memorandum and associated offering documents (“Offering Documents”). The specific terms of investment are subject to the Offering Documents, which will contain additional information not set forth here, including a description of certain risks of investing, which will be material to any qualified investors decide to invest. Securities offered through Marsh Europe NV, member of the London Stock Exchange and regulated by the FCA.

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