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Middle Market Growth

On the Move: Spring 2024

A look at the latest hires and promotions from the Spring 2024 issue of Middle Market DealMaker

PE Fundraising Expected to Recover, Buoyed by Increased M&A

Placement agents and managers of recently raised funds talk about winning over LPs in a slower economic environment

How to Do Layoffs Right

Insperity’s Felicia Brown explores the risks of conducting layoffs and how to keep employees engaged

PE Weekly

PE Weekly: Specialty Manufacturing M&A Shines

Makers of custom aerospace parts, magnets and optical components are among this week’s acquisition targets.

PE Weekly: Tech-Enabled Business Services Leads Dealmaking Activity

Services dealmakers target energy sustainability, marketing and more

PE Weekly: Investment Bank Spins Out a New PE Firm

Plus, manufacturing and industrials are once again a bright spot for M&A

Sectors

Dealmaker Q&A: Siris Capital on Acquiring BearCom

Tyler Sipprelle discusses the research and expert advice that led to Siris acquiring Texas-based BearCom

Nuclear’s Renaissance Is Powering Infrastructure Investment

Government incentives and environmental mandates are expected to attract investors to nuclear energy—and the infrastructure needed to support it

Healthcare M&A Experts Urge Getting a Head-Start on QofE Work

Panelists at ACG South Florida’s Healthcare M&A Panel in February discussed preparing companies for a sale, EBITDA addbacks and sector trends.

The Cybersecurity Risk of Renewables

As investors flock to the renewable energy sector, Kenny Boyce of Third Party Cyber Security joins the podcast to share some surprising risks in the space

Next Target

Discussing the Demand for Sustainable Fashion with Wearwell’s Erin Houston

Wearwell cofounder and CEO Erin Houston joins the podcast to discuss the investment opportunity in sustainable fashion

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?

Dealmaking

The M&A Partners Working Behind the Scenes

While business development professionals and investment bankers are at the forefront of dealmaking, M&A partners are working behind the curtain to narrow down targets, prepare companies for sale and effectively complete due diligence

Blueprint for Success: Merging Market Competitors into a Unified Force

Plante Moran’s integration expertise helped transform local competitors into a unified company

Investment Bankers Chart a New Path

Boutique and middle-market advisors are ramping up hiring, while bulge-bracket banks cut staff in a slow M&A environment

Seeking Clarity on Corporate Transparency: A Practical Guide to CTA Compliance in M&A

This year’s introduction of Corporate Transparency Act reporting requirements have posed new questions for middle-market owners and their PE sponsors, and could even impact structuring in M&A deals

GrowthTV

How to Do Layoffs Right

Insperity’s Felicia Brown explores the risks of conducting layoffs and how to keep employees engaged

People

The M&A Partners Working Behind the Scenes

While business development professionals and investment bankers are at the forefront of dealmaking, M&A partners are working behind the curtain to narrow down targets, prepare companies for sale and effectively complete due diligence

On the Move: March 2024 Hires and Promotions

New hires and promotions across private equity, law firms, lenders, investment banks and other M&A partners

Sponsored

On the Move: February 2024 Hires and Promotions

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

On the Move: January 2024 Hires and Promotions

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