Middle-Market Trends

Sugarfina Sees Sweet Path to Expansion

Speaking at the ACG Los Angeles Business Conference, an entrepreneur recounts how "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" inspired a candy store for adults.

Where Are the Women?

Girls Who Invest is striving to draw more women to the asset management industry, a space long dominated by men.

Craft Beer Offers Tricky Formula for Investors

A panel of Michigan-based brewers and industry experts discussed the M&A environment for craft beer at the Great Lakes ACG Capital Connection.

Double-Edged Sword: LP Interest in Private Equity Helps Breed Competition—Preqin Report

Limited partners are eager to invest in the private equity asset class, but the dollars flowing in have created a competitive environment with steep prices.

New Fenwick Brands Fund to Target Companies at Inflection Point

The oversubscribed Fenwick Brands Fund I will invest in consumer packaged goods brands where it can leverage its operational expertise.