Here are highlights from our coverage over the past week…
The middle market was responsible for 78% of overall PE activity in the U.S. last year, well above the norm. Check out our data and analysis on what was a banner 2014 in the space, including records in capital invested and exited.
At first glance, investment in SaaS companies might seem like more of a VC topic, but PE deal flow in the industry vertical has increased 250% globally since 2011. We found the top investors behind the trend.
Private investment in Europe declined by count and value last year, but capital exited soared, particularly through strategic acquisitions and IPOs. For a thorough report, read through our 2015 Annual European Breakdown.
With the buy-and-build strategy booming, we sought out five of the biggest industry groups for U.S. add-on activity. Platform acquisitions dipped slightly after a massive 1Q 2014 but still remained at elevated levels compared to past years.
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