Latest News

TCV Hires Julie Marracino
Marracino joins the firm from Blackstone and will serve as director of investor relations and capital formation.
July 30, 2021
PE-Backed PowerSchool Closes $711M IPO
Powerschool is a provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America.
July 30, 2021
EQT Partners Hires Will Kay
Kay joins the firm as director of client relations and capital raising for the Americas.
July 30, 2021
Wynnchurch Capital Purchases Trimlite
Trimlite is a manufacturer and distributor of stile and rail doors, fiberglass doors, door glass and pre-hung doors.
July 30, 2021
Williams Rowland SPAC Closes $200M IPO
The company is seeking a merger in the fintech, financial services or technology sectors.
July 30, 2021

Opinion

Private Equity
Why Earnouts Have Become Important for Private Equity
Brian Tunis
Trenam Law
Private Equity
Time to Take Some Chips off the Table
Ken Hirsch
Founders Advisors
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

Data & Research

IPOs

Completed Middle-Market IPOs in May

Flywire Corp, Five Star Bancorp and Paymentus Holdings were among those that went public.
June 28, 2021
Consumer Goods

Biggest Middle-Market Deals in May

Estee Lauder, Aspect Software and Lindsay Goldberg were among the buyers that closed transactions.
June 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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