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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GAAP requires private equity (PE) investments be stated at fair value.
It might be a fairer statement to say that there's an explosion of private equity growth worldwide in many industries, and the insurance industry is just one of them," said Robert Hartwig, chief economist for the Insurance Information Institute.
JPMorgan Private Equity Fund Services will provide middle and back office outsourcing of fund administration services such as fund and partnership accounting, tax support and comprehensive reporting services to private equity firms and limited partners.
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Fortunately, private equity funding is real, not make-believe.
Enron Capital & Trade Resources, an integrated energy company, recently used private equity to secure long-term funds for expansion.
This reliable resource provides a comprehensive view of private equity by describing the current state of research and best practices in this arena.
This study examines the economic foundations of the private equity market and discusses in detail the market's organizational structure.
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The growth of the private equity industry in the past 10 years has been astounding, as the total funds committed have grown from $5.

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