2013 in Review: Private Equity Wins Off the Street, Too
Dec 30, 2013
With Mitt Romney's failed candidacy for president in the past, the private equity industry looked forward to a quieter 2013, at least as far as headlines were concerned. But that didn’t really happen. The industry couldn’t keep itself out of the news, thanks to a number of legal, regulatory and legislative headaches that bubbled up in 2013—collusion, SEC registration, carried interest, the Volcker Rule and even a case involving Mexican drug cartels.