In addition to carried interest taxation, two public policy issues affecting the middle market bear watching in 2016: the tax treatment of interest payments on debt and the designation of joint employer status, according to Mergers & Acquisitions.
Investment bank Carl Marks had to overcome some daunting challenges specific to sun and skin care products during this recent sale.
Private equity firms are not immune to cyberthreats, and many could be doing more to protect themselves.
A middle-market private equity CFO’s job has become more complex since Dodd-Frank’s passage as the demands of compliance force the role to evolve.
A flurry of deal making in 2015 has set merger and acquisition activity on pace to surpass last year’s all-time record $1.5 trillion in transaction valuation, according to PitchBook.