Private equity – The myths that have to be banished

From afar, some regard private equity investment as quite a ruthless form of funding. However, if one were to analyze the industry more closely, it would soon become clear that this isn't necessarily the case. Sure, private equity firms are in the business to make huge profits - and countless studies have highlighted this. In amongst the huge figures are some myths that border on the unbelievable though. It means that the industry is blighted by inaccuracies that in some ways harm its reputation. Following Read more [...]