Private Equity - Beware the leverage, my son!

Private Equity - Beware the leverage, my son!

 

Why scepticism surrounding private equity should not scare away investors from the more attractive opportunities in early stage ventures and growth financing

 

While the scepticism surrounding private equity is probably overdone, investors need to be aware that many of the negative headlines have been focused on leveraged buyouts, for which the outlook really is subdued. But that should not scare investors away from more attractive opportunities in early stage ventures and growth financing.

 

Performance of private equity vs. US stock market

Source: Preqin, Fidante Partners.

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