private equity


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Related to private equity: venture capital

private equity

adj.
Of or relating to equity investments in companies whose stock is held by a relatively small number of owners and is not publicly traded: a private equity fund.

private equity

n
finance equity in a business that is raised from private sources, as opposed to shares that can be traded publicly
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One example is Bain Capital's 1992 acquisition - using a combination of debt and private equity - of Ampad, a struggling paper-based office-products company in a distressed industry.
This reliable resource provides a comprehensive view of private equity by describing the current state of research and best practices in this arena.
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Willetts, who will lead the group's rapidly expanding Midwest practice, which serves private equity firms, hedge funds and corporate acquirers, joins managing directors Nick Alvarez, Jack McCarthy and Paul Aversano, the three other national practice leaders who are based in New York.
BNP Paribas Private Equity was created in 1998, named after the former Banexi, the then BNP Merchant Bank, active in M&A and Private Equity.
We recognize that the appropriate view of a client relationship with a private equity firm includes the services Grant Thornton LLP provides to the private equity firm, its portfolio companies and other related entities," said Cal Hackeman, a national managing partner with one of Grant Thornton's leading industry groups and the national leader of this new initiative.
In addition to fund of funds, RREEF Private Equity will include a secondary funds business.
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