What Private Equity’s Huge Capital Pile Means for Business Owners

The “capital superabundance” in private equity is having profound effects on the market

Private equity (PE) firms have an enormous amount of capital that is sitting on the sidelines. Estimates of global private equity “dry powder” totaled nearly $1.5 trillion in 2016, which […]

Independent Sponsor Model Gaining Traction

For sellers, navigating a market of different types of potential buyers or investors can be uncharted territory. There are subtle yet material differences among different types of financial buyers, all of which may identify themselves as “private equity.” Understanding a buyer’s motives […]