Blackstone Orchestrates “The Best Leveraged Buyout Ever”

September 16, 2014

In a recent issue of Bloomberg Businessweek, contributing editor William Cohan recounts how The Blackstone Group executed one of the …

New State and Congressional District Rankings for Private Equity Investment Released

June 24, 2014

Judge: “The data shows that private equity investment cannot be underestimated as a positive economic force …

Private Equity Invests in Community Safety

March 12, 2014

A new video by the Private Equity Growth Capital Council (PEGCC) showcases how Florida-based Emergency Communications Network (ECN) was able …

The Des Moines Register: “Iowa-based private equity firms save Osceola steel plant”

November 25, 2013

In a Sunday piece, the Des Moines Register told the story of a struggling Osceola, Iowa-based steel plant, forced to …

How Does Private Equity Impact Your Everyday Life?

November 14, 2013

The folks over at The Wall Street Journal’s MoneyBeat blog are putting to the test what we’ve known for years: …

CFO Magazine: How Private Equity is Driving Value

August 07, 2013

A recent article in CFO Magazine reports on a new EY study showing that “strategic and operational improvements” account for …

Increasing Stakes in Private Equity

January 31, 2013

Pension funds have invested billions of dollars in private equity since the early 1980s.  Since then, they have steadily increased …

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 …

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 …

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 …