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Featured Videos

On the podcast, Whit Matthews described what he looks for in managers and the biggest mistakes he sees PE firms make during succession planning.

Whit Matthews of Aberdeen Standard Investments

The Duane Morris partner discusses how a shift in reimbursement models and regulatory risks are shaping health care M&A.

On the podcast, PitchBook's Nizar Tarhuni discussed PE investment in opportunity zones and why tech deals are attracting private equity interest.

InCloudCounsel Founder and CEO Troy Pospisil discusses how technology can create new value for companies looking to lighten their legal workload.

Industry Trends

Sale-leasebacks of commercial property allows middle-market companies to lighten their balance sheet, pay off liabilities and focus on business growth.

During a breakout session sponsored by Velocity Global at ACG's InterGrowth conference, panelists outlined four areas institutional investors should consider when expanding their portfolio companies overseas.

For years, conventional wisdom has placed value in industry specialists without recognizing the role generalist investors play in driving growth in the lower middle market.

Buying physician practices and consolidating them has been a private equity strategy for decades, but involvement has extended to a wide range of specialty areas.

Public Policy

MMG asked Tom Turmell, the chairman of ACG's PAC Committee, about the PAC’s role in supporting a healthy climate for middle-market businesses and to describe its goals for 2019.

ACG members prepare to gather in Washington, D.C., next week, and the SEC issues a set of rules on so-called “hedge clauses."

Lawmakers debated leveraged lending risks at a hearing earlier this week, and a top White House economic advisor has stepped down.

Congress announced it will hold a hearing to address leveraged lending risks, and the Office of Management and Budget released its biannual agenda.