Here are some highlights from our PE coverage this week:
• Be sure you don't miss our latest Fundraising & Capital Overhang Report for all the latest trends in the current U.S. landscape. Sample takeaways: a lofty 87% of PE funds are meeting or exceeding their targets; PE fund sizes are shrinking but the vehicles are taking less time to close. For more data and analysis, click here to get your free copy of the report.
• Following a few years of plateauing activity, Europe's IT sector saw a huge bump in deals from U.S. PE firms in 2014. Want to know the most active investors in the space? We ranked them here (premium users can access the entire list).
• The Mid-Atlantic region is on pace to garner the most investments in the U.S. this year, narrowly edging out the West Coast so far. We put the spotlight on the Mid-Atlantic, looking at trends by deal count, industry and location: click here (full data here).
Be sure to visit the PitchBook Blog for more analysis, including a recap of our 1H breakdown on the U.S. middle market.