Private equity is a cycle of fundraising, investing and growing portfolio companies through to exit – and every stage is interdependent. In this month’s lead story Vicky Meek looks at the challenges private equity is facing when it comes to raising new funds. We also profile Laura Mott of haysmacintyre and look at who’s buying who in the professional services sector.
News and views
The National Security and Investment Act, Prospecting for Deals webinar, Future Finance meeting, and more.Read more
Henry Whorwood on early investing
In tougher times for early-stage investing, Henry Whorwood of Beauhurst says it’s time to go even more counter-cyclical.Read more
Jackie Bowie on driving M&A in 2024
As businesses get used to higher interest rates, Jackie Bowie looks at the changed economics that will drive M&A in 2024.Read more
Global investment and M&A
Future advisory professionals
We speak to the highest-scoring graduates of the Diploma in Corporate Finance, and to John Rugman, Evelyn Partners’ head of advisory services.Read more
on my cv
Going the distance
Malcolm Kpedekpo, Panoramic Growth Equity partner, says bringing co-investors into a buy-and-build opportunity has its benefits.Read more
Ahnaf Al Hussain is putting knowledge gained from his owner-manager father to good work in Azets’ corporate finance team.Read more
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