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October 18, 2019
Recent GP stake deals are giving us a growing sample size of private PE firm valuations. We ran a quick comparison of private and public PE firm valuations using market caps against AUMs.
September 27, 2019
At first glance, spare change might not seem like big business. But during the 1990s, a Seattle-area company called Coinstar proved that it was. And then private equity took notice.
August 25, 2019
An industry-wide surge in publicly traded PE stocks joins SoftBank's unusual Vision and Apollo's TV dreams in our recap of the week.
June 5, 2019
Some people have nightmares about missing work or school. Apollo's Leon Black has something else that may keep him up at night: Regrets about taking his private equity firm to the public market.
May 24, 2019
The private equity industry has matured quite a bit over the years, with the most visible marker being the handful of firms that have gone public.
May 2, 2019
A 2017 federal tax law dropping the highest US corporate tax rate from 35% to 21% made it feasible for public PE firms to turn themselves into corporations. Now, Apollo is making the switch.
January 22, 2019
It was on track to be one of the biggest leveraged buyouts since the financial crisis. Then talks fall apart.
January 7, 2019
Arconic's involvement with a deadly 2017 apartment fire in London hasn't driven away private equity firms interested in the industry's latest mega-deal—but a lack of funding might.
October 31, 2018
The final day of October brought some unexpected 3Q numbers for two of the biggest names in private equity.
September 19, 2018
The PE industry by nature doesn't divulge much about its performance, but thanks to quarterly reporting requirements, four public PE heavyweights have to reveal more. Here's how they fared in 2Q.
August 28, 2018
When you raise the largest buyout fund ever, it's only a matter of time before you start spending big. Take it from Apollo.
August 9, 2018
The financial challenges facing the newspaper industry havent deterred potential acquirers just yet.
August 2, 2018
Apollo Global Management bounced back from a 1Q in which the firm posted its first quarterly loss in two years. But it didn't bounce quite as far as industry observers expected.
July 23, 2018
Apollo Global Management and portfolio company RCCH HealthCare Partners have agreed to acquire LifePoint Health for an enterprise value of $5.6 billion.
June 6, 2018
With so much change in the PE industry, it felt like the right time to take a look at how Blackstone, KKR, Carlyle and Apollo performed in 1Q.
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