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April 25, 2018
The continent's buyout houses have scooped up nearly half of the world's committed capital, marking a stark contrast to previously unimpeded US dominance.
CPPIB has announced the departure of Pierre Lavallée and the appointment of Shane Feeney as its new head of global private equity.
April 24, 2018
With the opening quarter of 2018 come and gone, we can examine some of the significant M&A trends that developed in North America and Europe during the first three months of the year.
April 23, 2018
With takeovers of Curo Health Services and Sound Inpatient Physicians, the US healthcare industry continues to be a popular investment for PE firms.
April 19, 2018
Cerberus Capital Management has become the latest buyout heavyweight to announce major personnel moves.
April 18, 2018
Between 2015 and 2017, the number of new energy funds raised in the US fell by more than 50%. But some firms, both old and new, are still gathering fresh capital.
April 16, 2018
Has big tech jumped the shark? Things sure feel surreal as one surveys the big-tech landscape, raising the risk of a populist blowback and regulatory crackdown.
April 13, 2018
An Apollo takeover of Tronc would represent a rare foray by a traditional buyout firm into the mainstream newspaper industry.
April 12, 2018
Breaking down the primary private markets ideas and themes that emerged from PitchBook's analyst team in 1Q 2018.
April 10, 2018
US PE fundraising couldn't keep up with last year's pace in 1Q.
April 09, 2018
Silver Lake was founded nearly two decades ago with a novel mission. In the years since, the firm's focus on big-money tech deals has proved prescient.
A little more than two months after reports emerged of a pending IPO, CVC Capital Partners has chosen a different exit route for an online gambling giant.
April 20, 2018
The buy-and-build strategy has largely displaced private equitys early playbook, which relied on financial engineering and ambitious leveraging to generate profits.
With a volatile US stock market and declining global markets weighing down its holdings, analysts expected Blackstones income to dip in 1Q. And dip it did.
April 17, 2018
Through its latest compensation survey, Thelander has gathered pay data for employees at hundreds of companies. We've looked at the pay ratio for chief executives versus other employees.
With traditional PE strategies becoming more crowded, the industry has seen a record-high expansion in private debt fundraising.
Ardian has closed its second growth equity vehicle, more than tripling the size of its predecessor, as a wild time for growth fundraising comes to an end.
[Sponsored] The private equity landscape in the US remains complex, marked by high valuations and consistently elevated investment volume.
Aston Martin is getting ready to hire bank to help plan for an initial public offering in London that could value the famed car manufacturer at up to $7.1 billion.
April 06, 2018
The run-up in public market valuations has mainly been negative for PE. But there's a flip side to the bull market, and it's beginning to show up in PE performance numbers.
April 11, 2018
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