Fundraising Tanked for Top Private Equity Firms During the First Half of 2023
Finding it harder to monetize their holdings in a tough market, managers are turning to “perpetual capital” from insurers and retail investors.
September 7, 2023
This Miserable Market Could Be a Catalyst for Private Equity Firms
“Return expectations will be on a different scale, and therefore you have to find other levers to unlock value,” says Third Bridge’s Joshua Maxey.
August 28, 2023
Allocators Aren’t Happy With the NAV Lending Craze
These newly popular loans can add “leverage on leverage,” says Cambridge’s Andrea Auerbach.
August 22, 2023
Not All Private Equity Dealmaking Is Slowing Down
PE firms that specialize in founder-owned businesses called the recent surge in dealmaking activities “abrupt” and “significant.”
August 16, 2023
Lazard’s Alexander Hecker Caps Blockbuster Beer Merger
Hecker, who advised AB InBev on its $105 billion takeover of SABMiller, sees more cross-border mergers ahead despite regulatory pushback.
November 7, 2016
Skill Pays Off When Allocating to Private Equity
Limited partners that excel at choosing funds reap higher returns, a recent Ohio State University study of some 12,000 investments found.
November 5, 2016
Schwarzman on Hedge Funds, Private Equity and Presidential Politics
At the Delivering Alpha conference yesterday, the Blackstone Group CEO weighed in where to find yield and attractive sectors of the market.
September 14, 2016
Weekend Giant Reading: September 9 – 11, 2016
It’s the weekend! And that means I’ve got some news for your reading enjoyment.
September 9, 2016
Halfway Through 2016, Markets Are Still Adult-Swim Only
The U.S. dollar and private credit are two of several opportunities in the present market, though choppy waves remain.
Henry H McVey
July 11, 2016
U.S. M&A Could Rebound as Companies See Few Other Growth Options
Although deal volume has slipped this year, acquisitions remain the easiest way to boost revenue in a low-growth environment.
July 6, 2016