Big Brother TV production company Endemol is about to be sold. CIL’s Tabitha Elwes explores why Apollo wants to exit and the implications for the sector.
Eurazeo's chief executive Virginie Morgon discusses GP mergers, expanding into the US, and being one of the few female leaders in European private equity.
Ardian and Eurazeo, two flagships of the French private equity market, are expanding ambitiously while the president's reform attempts flounder.
Ten years on from the financial crisis, veteran private equity fund adviser and MVision founder Mounir Guen reflects on why it all went wrong and what the industry has done to try and avoid repeating the same mistakes.
With the new academic year fully underway, what better time for buyout firms about to embark on fundraisings to take some lessons from GPs and advisers who have recently been on the road.
Record levels of dry powder among private equity and debt funds, plus strong appetite for M&A among corporates equals intense competition for deals. With many businesses now going to auction, how can firms improve their odds of winning processes?
At a private breakfast hosted by Investec a group of private equity veterans share their views on why sales fall over in a vendor-friendly market and how exits can be managed to deliver maximum value.
It may be a hot market flush with cash, yet some processes are still falling over. Why? And how can sellers avoid having to walk away empty-handed.
With choppiness returning to public markets, a dual track process may seem like the perfect insurance policy. But is it worth the hassle and risk?
A decade after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, private equity veterans recall the dark days that followed and discuss the long-term impact on the asset class.