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Apollo, Ares and Oaktree Create DEI Initiative for Students at HBCUs
The $90 million initiative is named AltFinance: Investing in Black Futures.
June 16, 2021
Credijusto Purchases Banco Finterra
Banco Finterra is a Mexican bank that provides financial services to small businesses and the agriculture sector.
June 16, 2021
MindSpark Learning Acquires Couragion
Mindspark adds Couragion’s career literary and workforce development technology to its portfolio.
June 16, 2021
Bain Capital Credit Takes Majority Stake in Surf Broadband
Surf is a fiber-based high-speed broadband business.
June 16, 2021
Brain Scientific Merges with Piezo Motion
The combined company provides precision medical devices that utilize data gathering services.
June 16, 2021

Opinion

Private Equity
Why Dealmaking Among Veterinarians Will Rise
Rod Simmons
Partner
Hirschler
How the Private Equity Industry Will Be Defined in 2025
Amy Newlan
Senior Vice President
Maestro
Private Equity
6 CEO Skills Prized by Private Equity Firms
Susanne Richman
Vice president of talent
Battery Ventures
Private Equity
What M&A Will Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World
Gregg Spratto
President and chief transformation officer
PRO Unlimited
Private Equity
How GPs Can De-Risk Investments with Human Capital Due Diligence
Matt Brubaker
CEO
FMG Leading
Private Equity
How the Biden Administration Will Increase Merger Scrutiny
Meghan Rissmiller
Partner
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Private Equity
How to Find Liquidity in GP and LP-Led Transactions
Anthony Minnefor
Partner-in-Charge
EisnerAmper
Private Equity
Mad Cap’s Taylor Names 3 Lending Themes Buyers Need to Watch
Christopher Taylor
Madison Capital Funding
Strategic Buyers
What Strategic Buyers Want in Packaged Food Makers
Anthony DeCandido
RSM US LLP
Technology
Why Private Markets Need a Major Tech Upgrade
Richard Johnson
Founder and CEO
Texture Capital
Private Equity
How PE Firms are Embracing Employee Ownership
Mary Josephs
Founder and CEO
Verit Advisors
Private Equity
Going Digital is the Key to Higher Returns in Private Equity
Andres Saenz
Global Private Equity Leader
EY
Financial services
How to Conduct Due Diligence During Covid’s New Normal
Rory Fazendeiro
Partner
Bowditch & Dewey LLP
Private Equity
Lenders Enter 2021 With a Glass Half Full
Ted Koenig
President and CEO
Monroe Capital LLC
Financial services
What Dealmakers Need to Know Before Taking the SPAC Route to Going Public
Scott Norris
UHY

Data & Research

Financial services

Completed Middle-Market IPOs in April

FTC Solar, Endeavor Group Holdings and MDA went public in April.
May 28, 2021
Real Estate

Biggest Middle-Market Real Estate Deals in April

AIG Global Real Estate, TerraCap Management LLC and DSF Advisors closed acquisitions.
May 28, 2021

From Our Partners

How to Use ESG to Create Value in Private Equity

Dealmakers talk accountability, benchmarking and strategies for ESG investing.
May 20, 2021
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The Value of Experience: Past & Present

When the pandemic hit, private equity firms and lenders alike turned their attention to existing portfolios, and risk-off sentiment made completing deals difficult – but not impossible.
February 1, 2021
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