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Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization. / Cumming, Douglas; Hass, Lars Helge; Schweizer, Denis.

In: Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 37, No. 9, 09.2013, p. 3515–3528.

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Cumming, D, Hass, LH & Schweizer, D 2013, 'Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization', Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 3515–3528. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2013.04.010

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Cumming, D., Hass, L. H., & Schweizer, D. (2013). Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization. Journal of Banking and Finance, 37(9), 3515–3528. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2013.04.010

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Cumming D, Hass LH, Schweizer D. Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization. Journal of Banking and Finance. 2013 Sep;37(9):3515–3528. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbankfin.2013.04.010

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Cumming, Douglas ; Hass, Lars Helge ; Schweizer, Denis. / Private Equity Benchmarks and Portfolio Optimization. In: Journal of Banking and Finance. 2013 ; Vol. 37, No. 9. pp. 3515–3528.

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