Do Private Equity Funds Earn Their Fees?

November 28, 2012

It’s widely known that private equity (PE) managers charge fees to limited partner investors (LPs) in their funds. These fees …

Growth Equity: Preferred Source of Financing

November 15, 2012

Private equity and growth capital investment is about making companies stronger, but firms can accomplish that in many ways.  Writing …

Investing in Economical and Environmentally Sound Solutions

October 25, 2012

Michigan-based vRide is a ride sharing platform offering commuters an economical and environmentally friendly way to get to and from …

American Securities CEO on the Role of Middle Market Private Equity

October 17, 2012

Appearing on Bloomberg’s “Money Moves,” American Securities CEO Michael Fisch discusses the important role that mid-sized private equity firms play …

CommVault CEO: Private Equity is About Growth

October 12, 2012

In a blog post for Forbes, President and CEO of CommVault, N. Robert Hammer, replies to critics who criticize private …

Everybody Knows Who We Work For

October 09, 2012

In an interview with Bloomberg TV, private equity pioneer and KKR co-founder and co-CEO George Roberts spoke about the private equity …

Private Equity Investment Grows Dollar General into one of the Nations Largest, Most Successful Retailers

October 03, 2012

Today the Private Equity at Work campaign released a new video case study today featuring national retailer Dollar General, now …

New Map Feature Breaks Down Pension Fund Investment by State, Ranks Top Funds by Returns and Allocation

September 17, 2012

Today the Private Equity Growth Capital Council released Private Equity at Work in Your State, an interactive map that, for …

Cleveland Plain Dealer Highlights Local Private Equity Impact

September 10, 2012

In an op-ed published in The Cleveland Plain Dealer this weekend, David Mook, “head geek” of Ohio-based TMW Systems Inc. …

PE returns exceeds public markets for five-, and 10-year periods

August 29, 2012

On Tuesday, new data from Cambridge Associates confirmed that private equity is an invaluable source of returns for investors such …