Portfolio

Cyber Due Diligence: Are the Bad Guys Inside Your Company?

While news of data breaches has become commonplace, an even greater danger exists in the possibility that unknown cyberthreats have wormed their way into a portfolio company’s network.

Gaining an Edge with Sell-Side Due Diligence

Companies that commit to sell-side due diligence will gain a significant edge in any transaction, since the process helps minimize surprises while maximizing tangible value.

Don’t Forget the Human Side of M&A

While M&A deals fail for many reasons, don't let cultural fit and human capital be among them. Take steps to ensure that merging companies share the same values and that information is communicated effectively to employees.

Debt and the Middle Market: Necessary Evil or Strategic Blessing?

Midsize companies need capital to grow, but regulation and other trends are changing how they borrow. A new report looks at how middle-market companies are financing expansion in today’s market.

Automotive Perspectives: Profitable Growth for Suppliers Amid Industry Change

It’s hard to ignore the fragility of today's automotive supply chain as the auto industry undergoes dramatic change and post-recovery restructuring.