Inviting Culture to the M&A Table

An unhealthy culture can erode a company's value. Take these steps to prevent it.

The Chemicals Industry Is Booming And Here’s Why

Chemicals are on track to produce some of the year's biggest deals. Unlike many other sectors, this industry is actually experiencing a boon.

4 Steps You Don’t Want to Skip in the Due Diligence Process

As a private equity firm looking to acquire an organization, part of the process would be to scrutinize its human resources infrastructure – discover its vulnerabilities and liabilities.

Hot Topics in Middle-Market Acquisition Financing

Concepts like builder baskets and incurrence tests were previously seen only in large deals, but in today’s frothy market, they’re being introduced in small and middle-market transactions too.

In a Seller’s Market, Accelerating the Deal Close Is Critical—And Risky

Striking the right balance between speed and thoroughness in a deal is crucial and especially challenging in transactions involving a family-owned business, new industry or carve-out.