Portfolio

The Competitive Advantage of Buy-Side Advisers

Many PE firms won’t think twice about hiring a sell-side investment banker, but they often won’t consider doing the same on the buy-side of the equation.

The Importance of Cross-Border Cultural Fluency

The most successful multinational team leaders tend to have these four key management techniques in common.

Planning for New Lease Accounting Standards

Set to take effect in 2020, the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s new lease standard introduces additional complexity for private companies.

The Case for PE-Sponsored Sale Leasebacks

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

Expanding into Asia: Lessons from Biotech

There's a strong appetite for biotechnology in Asia, but what should companies know before establishing a presence—and what should be avoided?