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November 03, 2017
Here are 12 key charts from our 3Q 2017 M&A Report, including the latest data on deal volume and value along with transaction metrics like mean and median deal sizes across types of M&A.
The first days of November brought a pair of PE-related developments in the consumer sector—an increasing rarity in a space that's seen a sharp decline in activity this year.
November 02, 2017
The combination of a dovish new Fed chairman and a pro-business tax plan should keep the good times going for private markets.
November 01, 2017
Researchers estimate nearly half of all work can be automated. While workers fret, a growing number of startups are trying to cash in on the robot takeover.
October 31, 2017
Investment activity might be stymied in certain areas, but 2017 has seen some notable sales from private equity firms to the public markets.
October 27, 2017
The largest, most well-known technology stocks soared higher Friday on earnings. All are active M&A investors, raising hopes of further activity in areas like AI and self-driving.
October 26, 2017
KKR has announced economic net income of $308.4 million for 3Q, a notable decline from the $598.2 million figure the buyout giant logged in 3Q 2016.
October 25, 2017
A market utopia centuries in the making is now threatened by higher inflation and higher interest rates. Here's a look at what to expect.
October 24, 2017
Want to see the highlights from our 3Q US PE Breakdown? Check out our 13-chart recap of the latest trends in PE dealmaking, exits, fundraising and more.
October 23, 2017
Hellman & Friedman is set to acquire payments company Nets for around $5.3 billion, further underscoring investor interest in the sector.
October 19, 2017
The buyout giant has recorded substantial YoY growth for the third quarter running.
Three months after Apollo posted underwhelming earnings in 2Q, the buyout behemoth blew past analyst expectations.
Boosted by an increase in fund management fees, The Carlyle Group has posted $44.6 million in earnings in 3Q.
Rookie PE funds often outperform their successors. What are the factors at play in this trend?
For private equity firms operating in the retail industry, one door may be closing. But another is opening.
The Carlyle Group has announced that co-founders David Rubenstein and William Conway will step away from their positions as co-CEOs. Who's up next?
Pritzker Group Private Capital has begun seeking commitments for a $1.5 billion private equity fund, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Private equity firms have been eager to get involved in VC rounds in the past decade, but that's changing in 2017.
October 20, 2017
Once thought to be a prime buyout candidate, Nordstrom is now reportedly having trouble securing debt commitments for a would-be deal. What does this say about PE and the retail industry as a whole?
October 17, 2017
Both the UK and EU have proposed legislation to protect businesses deemed vital to national interests from overseas takeovers. But is there more to this than meets the eye?
December 19, 2017
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