Real Deals Media is at the heart of European private equity producing major publications & a suite of events with a 20-year legacy.

Publications

Real Deals

Real Deals

Real Deals publishes the most important European private equity news, alongside deep analysis and comprehensive deal coverage.

The Drawdown

The Drawdown

The Drawdown provides vital insight and analysis for operational professionals in private equity and venture capital.

Growing Business Intelligence

Growing Business Intelligence

Growing Business Intelligence is a one-stop hub of practical advice, information and resources to help your business grow.

Events

Here at Real Deals Media we work hard to understand what makes our audience tick, ensuring that our industry-leading events deliver for each audience. Servicing the finance, SME and private equity sectors, our events go through a rigorous research process before launching to senior-level audience including GPs, LPs, CEOs, MDs, Finance Directors and CFOs from across the UK and Europe.

ESG Awards

ESG Awards

The Real Deals ESG Awards have been created to identify and celebrate those who are making positive change through ESG in private equity.

Explore, Strategise & Grow

Explore, Strategise & Grow

ESG: Explore, Strategise & Grow Conference creates an exclusive platform for fund managers, investors and expert solution providers to tackle the most rapidly evolving and topical issues facing the industry.

Finance Leaders Summit

Finance Leaders Summit

More than ever before, the Finance Director’s role extends beyond financial responsibilities into ever more varied aspects of the business, and this is especially true of those working in UK’s SMEs.

Growing Business Awards

Growing Business Awards

Since 1998, the Growing Business Awards have been bringing together and honouring some of the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses.

HR & Talent Summit

HR & Talent Summit

The Drawdown HR and Talent Summit will explore the strategy and science behind human capital, as both private equity firms and portfolio companies face fast-changing skill sets and recruitment requirements.

Mid-Market Conference

Mid-Market Conference

Consistently attracting over 95% of UK mid-market private equity firms each year, Mid-Market brings together GPs and LPs with companies who provide services to facilitate deals and the smooth-running thereafter.

Mid-Market Debt

Mid-Market Debt

Real Deals Mid-Market Debt brings together GPs with the entire acquisition finance supply chain: banks, credit funds, asset-based lenders and advisers.

Operational Leaders Summit

Operational Leaders Summit

The Operational Leaders’ Summit is a relaxed, discreet forum for private equity CFOs and COOs to meet and discuss the big issues currently impacting their roles.

Operational Leaders Summit: Winter Edition

Operational Leaders Summit: Winter Edition

The Drawdown Operational Leaders’ Summit winter edition is an exclusive, invitation-only event located this year on one of Portugal's largest golfing resorts, Wyndham Grand Algarve.

Private Equity Awards

Private Equity Awards

Launched in 2001, the Private Equity Awards are the oldest and most respected accolades bestowed on the private equity industry and those who advise it.

Tech Innovation

Tech Innovation

Tech Innovation one day event will look at the growing importance of tech within private equity and portfolio companies.

The Drawdown Awards

The Drawdown Awards

The Drawdown Awards celebrate excellence and innovation within private capital fund operations.

Value Creation

Value Creation

Value creation within portfolio companies is a crucial part of today’s private equity world. As high-multiples and fierce competition call for continuously new growth strategies which differentiate managers and deliver returns.

Value Creation Summit

Value Creation Summit

The event will bring together a select group of private equity professionals who are experts in creating value within portfolio companies.