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Middle Market Growth

PE Weekly: Industrials, Building and Construction Continue M&A Drive

Consumer sector M&A struggles, while new insights reflect shifting deal terms and exit strategies

On the Move: February 2024 Hires and Promotions

New hires and promotions across private equity, finance, investment bank, advisory and other M&A partners

Rollover Equity Helped 2023 Deals Across the Finish Line

GF Data’s Bob Dunn shared 2023 M&A data to select dealmakers at ACG Atlanta’s recent M&A South

PE Weekly

PE Weekly: Industrials, Building and Construction Continue M&A Drive

Consumer sector M&A struggles, while new insights reflect shifting deal terms and exit strategies

PE Weekly: Industrials and Manufacturing Continue to Shine

The sector maintains its resiliency in a tough M&A environment

PE Weekly: B2B Services, Software Keep Tepid M&A Market Afloat

Dealmaking activity remains muted, but B2B services and software providers get deals across the finish line

PE Weekly: The Services Landscape Continues its M&A Draw

From healthcare to energy storage, the services sector remains a top driver of M&A activity this week

Sectors

Dealmaker Q&A: Heckens & Wood on Their Acquisition of FortifyIT

Tim Wood talks what the firm looks for in IT investments and its common-sense approach to cybersecurity

Coaxing Sustainable Fashion Investors This Side of the Atlantic

The U.K. and Europe are leaders in sustainable fashion investment. Can acquirers across the pond jump into the growing opportunity?

How ChatGPT Is Impacting the Labor Market

Wahojobs analysis explores the impact of AI on the labor market

HR Entices Acquirers with Diverse, Fragmented Market

As operators turn to HR solutions to address pressing talent shortages and shifting employee demands, dealmakers say there is plenty of runway to consolidate, diversify platform offerings and build value

Next Target

Coaxing Sustainable Fashion Investors This Side of the Atlantic

The U.K. and Europe are leaders in sustainable fashion investment. Can acquirers across the pond jump into the growing opportunity?

How Railroad Maintenance Can Keep M&A Volume Rolling

Acquisition demand is high for this niche and fragmented market, says Auxo’s Jeff Helminski

Dealmaking

Cross-Border M&A Looks Ready for Takeoff in 2024

Investment targets outside of the U.S. offer a shot at expansion—even as geopolitical and regulatory risks present challenges for buyers

Investors Weigh Financing Options as M&A Improves

With many new private credit funds, BDCs and
bank direct lending arms in the market, private equity sponsors debate the merits of different capital providers

How AI Platforms Are Changing the Game for Alternative Investment

Dr. Mohammad Rasouli explores how smaller funds can adopt AI to strengthen key processes, including deal sourcing

Corporate M&A Stirs up Momentum for 2024

Despite headwinds, strategics are setting up for a promising dealmaking year

GrowthTV

How ChatGPT Is Impacting the Labor Market

Wahojobs analysis explores the impact of AI on the labor market

People

Cross-Border M&A Looks Ready for Takeoff in 2024

Investment targets outside of the U.S. offer a shot at expansion—even as geopolitical and regulatory risks present challenges for buyers

On the Move: January 2024 Hires and Promotions

New hires and promotions across private equity, finance, investment bank, advisory and other M&A partners

Sponsored

On the Move: Recent Investment Banking Hires and Promotions

Hiring at boutique and middle-market investment banks started to pick up in the second half of the year. See our upcoming Middle Market Multiples issue for an in depth look at IB talent trends.

On the Move: November 2023 Hires and Promotions

New hires and promotions across private equity, legal services, consulting and other M&A partners