Middle-Market Trends

Farm Systems: Why and How PE Should Build Relationships with Startups

Brand Foundry Ventures' Sumeet Shah discusses the opportunity the startup world presents for private equity.

SEC Issues Investor Alert on Cybersecurity

The SEC on Tuesday issued publications addressing cybersecurity concerns at brokerage and advisory firms, offering suggesting on how investors can protect their online accounts.

Enlisting Veterans to Bolster Employee Forces

Recognizing the promise of hiring retired service members, midsize companies are turning to programs that connect military veterans to civilian jobs.

Creation Strives for Good Returns—and a Better World

Former JPMorgan banker Patrick Fisher heads up a private equity firm that couples healthy investor returns with a social impact mission in developing markets.

The Double Bottom Line

Schwimmer looks at the bottom line of social impact investing—making a difference and making money.