PitchBook has published its 1H 2014 U.S. Private Equity Exits & Company Inventory Report. Powered by the PitchBook Platform, this report examines a decade of exits from U.S.-based, PE-backed companies, including corporate acquisitions, IPOs and secondary buyouts. In addition, the report draws on thousands of individual company profiles to provide a comprehensive analysis of the more than 7,500 U.S. companies currently under majority ownership by private equity firms.
Highlights in this report include:
Annual and quarterly exit activity
In-depth analysis of corporate acquisitions, secondary buyouts and IPOs by industry, deal size and more
Median valuation-to-EBITDA multiple at exit
Median hold time for PE-backed companies
Company inventory broken down by industry, geography, investment year and initial investment size
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