Dow Jones and Glocap Search to Collaborate on Annual Private Equity Compensation Study

New report will provide comprehensive assessment of private equity compensation with Glocap's in-depth data and Dow Jones' leading market knowledge

Jun 09, 2010, 10:00 ET from Dow Jones & Company

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones & Co. and Glocap Search will produce a joint private equity compensation report for the first time. Due out in November 2010, the Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst–Glocap Compensation Report will combine the research capabilities and deep industry knowledge of Dow Jones with Glocap's compensation expertise.

"Glocap has an intimate understanding of the entire spectrum of compensation and hiring trends in the alternative asset space, and is well versed in the challenges faced by hiring firms in today's market," said Jennifer Rossa, editor of the forthcoming report and Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst. "Leveraging Glocap's expertise will ensure the report is a comprehensive resource for private equity firms seeking guidance on important compensation decisions."

Dow Jones and Glocap have been producing separate private equity compensation reports for the past decade. The new joint compensation report will feature fresh insight from a newly designed survey and more extensive compensation data.

"Given the evolving compensation landscape we felt it was a great opportunity to work with an industry leader who has their finger on the pulse of the market," said Brian Korb, senior partner at Glocap. "Joining forces with Dow Jones, a recognized leader in the private equity market, will allow us to produce an even more valuable resource for the industry."

For more information on Dow Jones Private Markets, visit http://www.dowjones.com/privatemarkets.

For more information on Glocap, visit https://www.glocap.com.

About Dow Jones

Dow Jones & Company (www.dowjones.com) is a News Corporation company (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV; (www.newscorp.com) and a leading provider of global news and business information. Its principal products include The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Dow Jones Factiva, Barron's and MarketWatch. Through its Local Media Group, Dow Jones operates community-based newspapers and Web sites. Dow Jones also provides news content to television and radio stations.

About Glocap

Glocap (www.glocap.com) is a leading retained executive search firm focused on the alternative asset industry and has a global practice placing investment professionals at all levels from General Partner down to Analysts as well as substantial practices placing CFOs, Controllers, COOs, Administrative/Support Staff, Fund Marketing/Investor Relations and Human Resources professionals into Buyout/Growth Equity funds, VC Funds, Private Equity firms, Private Equity Fund of Funds, Hedge Funds, and Hedge Fund of Funds.  

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