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Essential Intelligence® from S&P Global sheds light on your private market investments by fighting information scarcity and bringing together critical insights, access, and technology. So you can find value where others can’t.

Get Unparalleled Access to Private Asset Insights

Uncover the unknown with private markets data, software, and tools that empower you to capture what’s next.

Private Equity

Whether you are looking to inform capital allocation based on investment strategy returns, identify limited partners, or standardize portfolio company data collection, our private markets data capabilities and powerful technology solutions give you unparalleled insights.

Venture Capital

With data and technology tailored to the unique needs of venture capital (VC) firms, we offer the nimble tools you need to manage venture investments. Research companies and sectors, track KPIs for portfolio companies, get audit-ready valuations, and more.

Private Debt

The complex landscape of private debt and direct lending demand specialized solutions that can keep you ahead of the competition. Get an end-to-end solution for the private debt investment lifecycle, with functionality for credit research, pipeline management, portfolio analysis and compliance.

Real Assets

Across real estate and infrastructure, we offer the breadth of private markets data you need to understand market risk, the flexibility to manage complex fund structures, and the data fluency required to centralize information and understand performance at the asset-level.

Solutions for Private Markets

Sustainability Solutions

We provide essential sustainability data insights to help you get ahead of emerging or underreported sustainability trends. Built on comprehensive data sources, sound methodology, and a sharp focus on material issues, our ESG Scores assess a range of sustainability factors expected to have an impact on a company’s growth, profitability, capital efficiency, and risk exposure in the investment process.

Sustainability Reporting

Centralize sustainability data collection, analysis, and reporting alongside other portfolio monitoring information. A dedicated module within iLEVEL empowers you to manage the unique complexity of measuring the sustainability impact of private asset investments, with flexible data workflows that can be customized to report on nuanced information and meet rapidly evolving regulatory frameworks.

Fund Valuation

Get reliable intelligence on the value of your private asset portfolio, meet your reporting and audit obligations, and optimize your investment exits with trusted valuation solutions. We offer flexible options to support your finance team, with full-service third-party portfolio valuations and Qval, a unique software solution that automates the valuation workflow.

Credit Risk

Easily assess the credit risk of over 52M+ public and private companies with RiskGauge Reports that leverage cutting-edge analytical models and credit scores, robust private company data, company firmographics, relative performance benchmarks, and rich, insightful commentary.

Portfolio Monitoring

Manage the flow of private markets data and create a single source of truth across your firm with iLEVEL, the transformational software solution that brings new transparency and insight to alternative investment portfolios. iLEVEL helps general partners and limited partners streamline data collection, portfolio monitoring, analytics, valuation, and reporting.

Managed Data Services

Centralize critical information about your private investment portfolio using the industry’s most advanced private markets data collection technology and an experienced data team. iLEVEL Managed Data Services automate and standardize financial reporting from your fund managers or portfolio companies, helping you achieve unparalleled insight by enhancing the completeness and quality of investment data.


Get the most comprehensive data and easy-to-use tools for benchmarking fund performance. With data from Preqin and Cambridge Associates, as well as built-in benchmark analysis tools in iLEVEL, we make it easier to understand and report on portfolio performance.

Virtual Data Room

The Prism VDR delivers a faster, more streamlined way to securely share sensitive information with investors, limited partners, or other key stakeholders for any fundraising or fund reporting needs, all accessible from a single portal. Built for the needs of the private markets and fully integrated with iLEVEL, Prism offers easy user permission granting and data accessibility.

Private Debt Solution

Streamline investment workflows and enhance performance with an integrated private debt solution. Our workflow tools enable credit managers and direct lenders to develop greater visibility across the investment lifecycle, consolidate pipeline information, administer private credit portfolios, and create a single source for investor reporting.

Private Market Insights

Let’s talk about Private Markets

Build a comprehensive view of the private markets with the combined insights, data, software and tools from S&P Global.

The Growth of Private Debt Markets

Ruth Yang, the Global Head of Thought Leadership at S&P Global Ratings joins the Seek & Prosper Interview Series to discuss private debt. She covers the reasons for the private debt market growth over the last ten years, the future of private debt as interest rates creep upward, and the importance of direct lending for a healthy economy.

Solutions for Private Debt Markets

Our independent opinions on creditworthiness take a holistic view for the totality of private markets participants—from direct lending, business development companies, and middle-market collateralized loan obligations, to private equity, fund financing, and beyond.

Private Markets Case Studies

Explore our case studies to learn how our clients are successfully navigating the rapidly changing landscape of private markets with S&P Global.



Direct access to the most recent private investment benchmark reports available.

Private Markets: Look Forward

In a rapidly changing world in which markets transform and evolve at a pace never seen before, new risks and opportunities are constantly emerging and established wisdom is continually challenged. In moments of upheaval and transition, the following report is designed to build understanding about growing private debt and private equity markets.

The ocean surface from underwater

Visionaries Shaping Private Markets

Private Markets Events and Webinars

Private Markets 360°

Private Market Insights, Unparalleled Access

Get the latest news, reports and insightful interviews with subject matter experts on what matters most across private markets.