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Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

This week's roundup recaps a briefing held in D.C. that explored middle-market capital formation. It also looks at a new proposed rule related to the distribution of research reports.

A Qualified Opinion: Brendan Tierney on Trends & Opportunities in Water Management

The Raymond James managing director weighs in on water scarcity, new technology, and where PE investors fit in with respect to U.S. water management and infrastructure.

Bids by Chinese Buyers Face Increased Scrutiny in Europe

Chinese investors can present an attractive exit route, but private equity firms should anticipate added government scrutiny that can increase the time to close or thwart the deal.

John Oechsle of Swiftpage on Software Innovation

The CEO of Swiftpage, the provider of CRM software Act, offers a firsthand look at how artificial intelligence and voice-activation technologies are transforming the industry.

Watermill Deal Has the Wind at Its Back

Watermill Group is betting on renewable energy with its investment in Cooper & Turner, a manufacturer of high-quality industrial fasteners used to help propel wind turbines.